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ZIP Code 68047

Primary City:Pender, NE (View All Cities)
County: Thurston County
Timezone: Central (2:39am)
Area code: 402 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.1, -96.7
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68047

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68047. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 68047. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68047, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Pender, NE

Stats and Demographics for the 68047 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68047 is located in northeast Nebraska and covers a slightly higher than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 68047 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68047 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,614
Population Density 13 people per sq mi
Housing Units 755
Median Home Value $96,000
Land Area 126.24 sq mi
Water Area 0.24 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 681
Median Household Income $61,827

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 49Male Median Age: 47Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male493750474341353837568066483633334120
Female494842433432332346616559475342654537
Total988592907773686183117145125958975988657

Gender

 Male 790 49%
 Female 824 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,543 95.6%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 23 1.4%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 18 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 28 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner648521081018011531
Renter11312030241374
Total1779721381259312235

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 434 64%
 Single Guardian 53 8%
 Singles 177 26%
 Singles With Roommate 17 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 504 74%
 Households with Kids 177 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male119779106489101411616959810
Female88981189614107871051512925
Total1917161520181510221917221816212417181015

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68047 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 68047 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68047 real estate data, the median home value of $96,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 68047. Rentals in 68047 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68047 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,582 98.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 7 0.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 25 1.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 223 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 318 42%
 Renter Occupied Households 140 19%
 Households Vacant 74 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 22 30%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 12 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 34 46%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 14 10%
 2 Bedroom 44 32%
 3+ Bedroom 79 58%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $61,827 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 68047 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 68047 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 677 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 369 26%
 No Earnings 391 27%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 677 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 369 26%
 No Earnings 391 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 776 84.8%
 Public transportation 3 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 12 1.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 69 7.5%
 Worked at Home 55 6.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 36 6.1%
 High School Graduate 377 64.3%
 Associate's degree 45 7.7%
 Bachelor's degree 83 14.2%
 Master's degree 24 4.1%
 Professional school degree 18 3.1%
 Doctorate degree 3 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 325 93.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 1 0.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 22 6.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68047

ZIP Code 68047 is in the Pender Public Schools. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68047.

Pender Elementary School
609 Whitney St
Pender, NE 68047
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pender Public Schools
Pender High School
609 Whitney St
Pender, NE 68047
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Pender Public Schools

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