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ZIP Code 68102

Primary City:Omaha, NE (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Downtown
County: Douglas County
Timezone: Central (6:32pm)
Area code: 402 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.26, -95.93
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68102

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68102. 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 68102. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68102, 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:
Omaha, NE

Stats and Demographics for the 68102 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68102 is located in east Nebraska and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 68102 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68102 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,102
Population Density 3,402 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,495
Median Home Value $261,900
Land Area 1.79 sq mi
Water Area 0.14 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,713
Median Household Income $38,131

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 29Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 26

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male853723174858701423336240237215171122573918105
Female784131129745409204117961171141057534291656
Total16378543031,6031,1106274533363543292761979168341511

Gender

 Male 3,751 61%
 Female 2,351 39%
Gender

Race

 White 4,290 70.3%
 Black Or African American 1,156 18.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 59 1.0%
 Asian 258 4.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.1%
 Other Race 151 2.5%
 Two Or More Races 183 3.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2510564788536112
Renter43080335132226794328
Total4559084154003521304310

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 350 13%
 Single Guardian 201 7%
 Singles 1,799 66%
 Singles With Roommate 363 13%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 1
 Households without Kids 2,513 93%
 Households with Kids 200 7%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male211418118104694643684549108189
Female141916151537889754610492284164
Total353334262313111417131397121881471192353

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68102 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 68102 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68102 real estate data, the median home value of $261,900 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 68102. Rentals in 68102 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68102 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,963 64.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,316 21.6%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 819 13.4%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 4 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 343 10%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 63 2%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,307 66%
 Households Vacant 782 22%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 398 50.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 14 1.8%
 For Sale Only 138 17.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 1.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 120 15.3%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 100 12.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 432 17%
 1 Bedroom 1,145 46%
 2 Bedroom 778 31%
 3+ Bedroom 155 6%
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 $38,131 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 68102 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. 68102 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 68102 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 2,053 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,485 43%
 No Earnings 1,256 22%
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 2,053 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,485 43%
 No Earnings 1,256 22%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,940 61.6%
 Public transportation 90 2.9%
 Taxicab 6 0.2%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 901 28.6%
 Worked at Home 213 6.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 295 12%
 High School Graduate 1,032 44%
 Associate's degree 189 8%
 Bachelor's degree 539 23%
 Master's degree 182 8%
 Professional school degree 80 3%
 Doctorate degree 46 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 190 86.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 30 13.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68102

ZIP Code 68102 is in the Omaha Public Schools. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68102.

Liberty Elementary School
2021 St Mary's Ave
Omaha, NE 68102
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Omaha Public Schools
Kellom Elementary School
1311 North 24th St
Omaha, NE 68102
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Omaha Public Schools
Early Childhood at Educare
2123 Paul St
Omaha, NE 68102
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Omaha Public Schools
Central High School
124 North 20th St
Omaha, NE 68102
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Omaha Public Schools

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