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ZIP Code 68106

Primary City:Omaha, NE (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Aksarben|Midtown
County: Douglas County
Timezone: Central (4:17am)
Area code: 402 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.24, -96.00
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68106

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68106. 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 68106. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68106, 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 68106 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68106 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 68106 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is 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 68106 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 19,936
Population Density 3,955 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,894
Median Home Value $124,000
Land Area 5.04 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,159
Median Household Income $52,559

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6274964386411,1261,077832634619590602562415273231231194126
Female6154214425801,0071,057752608552605676662514380318362313358
Total1,2429178801,2212,1332,1341,5841,2421,1711,1951,2781,224929653549593507484

Gender

 Male 9,714 49%
 Female 10,222 51%
Gender

Race

 White 17,351 87.0%
 Black Or African American 698 3.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 116 0.6%
 Asian 528 2.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.0%
 Other Race 779 3.9%
 Two Or More Races 458 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1259439041,1031,046637678337
Renter6491,08152143637015811754
Total7742,0241,4251,5391,416795795391

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,094 34%
 Single Guardian 1,334 15%
 Singles 3,659 40%
 Singles With Roommate 1,072 12%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,158 78%
 Households with Kids 2,001 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male12114211210710488116939591907784961027986143231254
Female12611011110594908472818785998586709382134201175
Total247252223212198178200165176178175176169182172172168277432429

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68106 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 68106 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 68106 real estate data, the median home value of $124,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 68106 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 68106 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68106 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 19,147 96.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 112 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 634 3.2%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 43 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,923 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,850 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,386 34%
 Households Vacant 735 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 349 47.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 35 4.8%
 For Sale Only 127 17.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 35 4.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 22 3.0%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 166 22.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 58 2%
 1 Bedroom 1,389 39%
 2 Bedroom 1,381 39%
 3+ Bedroom 759 21%
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 $52,559 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 68106 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. The commute in 68106 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 8,120 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,067 29%
 No Earnings 3,997 23%
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 8,120 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,067 29%
 No Earnings 3,997 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,667 90.1%
 Public transportation 112 0.9%
 Taxicab 51 0.4%
 Motorcycle 6 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 560 4.7%
 Worked at Home 446 3.8%
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 509 8%
 High School Graduate 3,039 45%
 Associate's degree 441 7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,778 27%
 Master's degree 516 8%
 Professional school degree 289 4%
 Doctorate degree 112 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,593 55.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 839 29.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 457 15.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68106

ZIP Code 68106 is in the Omaha Public Schools. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68106.

Beals Elementary School
1720 South 48th St
Omaha, NE 68106
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Omaha Public Schools
Belle Ryan Elementary School
1807 South 60th St
Omaha, NE 68106
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Omaha Public Schools
Norris Middle School
2235 South 46th St
Omaha, NE 68106
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Omaha Public Schools
Washington Elementary School
5519 Mayberry St
Omaha, NE 68106
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Omaha Public Schools
Holy Cross School
1502 S 48th St
Omaha, NE 68106
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Mercy High School
1501 S 48th St
Omaha, NE 68106
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
St Thomas More School
3515 S 48th Ave
Omaha, NE 68106
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Good Shepherd Lutheran School
5071 Center St
Omaha, NE 68106
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Mt Calvary Lutheran School
5529 Leavenworth St
Omaha, NE 68106
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Montessori Educational Center
7101 Mercy Rd # 111
Omaha, NE 68106
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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