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ZIP Code 68061

Primary City:Tekamah, NE (View All Cities)
County: Burt County
Timezone: Central (11:40am)
Area code: 402 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.8, -96.2
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68061

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68061. 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 68061. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68061, 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:
Tekamah, NE

Stats and Demographics for the 68061 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68061 is located in east 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 68061 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is 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 68061 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,504
Population Density 17 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,197
Median Home Value $100,600
Land Area 151.20 sq mi
Water Area 1.98 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,019
Median Household Income $47,115

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6098817746615073708991101805664514628
Female8110085694365546376839390746762695454
Total1411981661468912610413614617218419115412312612010082

Gender

 Male 1,222 49%
 Female 1,282 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,435 97.2%
 Black Or African American 10 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 23 0.9%
 Asian 3 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 32 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner96210215516712110245
Renter1748374433263912
Total2611013919920014714157

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 608 60%
 Single Guardian 107 11%
 Singles 263 26%
 Singles With Roommate 41 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 738 72%
 Households with Kids 281 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male13121314182019212017221811131223211388
Female121815211721181628161818122121151312814
Total2530283535413737483340362334333834251622

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68061 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 68061 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68061 real estate data, the median home value of $100,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 68061. Rentals in 68061 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68061 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,463 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 41 2%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 426 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 337 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 256 21%
 Households Vacant 178 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 34 19.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.6%
 For Sale Only 27 15.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 4.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 52 29.2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 56 31.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 45 18%
 2 Bedroom 89 35%
 3+ Bedroom 119 47%
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 $47,115 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 68061 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 68061 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 881 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 396 21%
 No Earnings 574 31%
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 881 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 396 21%
 No Earnings 574 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 972 86%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 58 5%
 Worked at Home 98 9%
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 67 9%
 High School Graduate 462 60%
 Associate's degree 94 12%
 Bachelor's degree 117 15%
 Master's degree 14 2%
 Professional school degree 21 3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 460 92%
 Enrolled in Private School 9 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 32 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68061

ZIP Code 68061 is in the Tekamah-Herman Community School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68061.

Elementary School at Tekamah
112 North 13th St
Tekamah, NE 68061
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Tekamah-Herman Community School District
High School at Tekamah
112 North 13th St
Tekamah, NE 68061
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Tekamah-Herman Community School District

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