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ZIP Code 68108

Primary City:Omaha, NE (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: South Omaha
County: Douglas County
Timezone: Central (3:20pm)
Area code: 402 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.24, -95.93
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68108

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68108. 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 68108. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68108, 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 68108 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68108 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 68108 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 small number of families and an extremely large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68108 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,664
Population Density 4,548 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,728
Median Home Value $80,500
Land Area 3.22 sq mi
Water Area 0.10 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,990
Median Household Income $34,293

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 30

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male720671537509648738609580497493447345247153961006953
Female675618525541585635563479395423393316246178161124119176
Total1,3951,2891,0621,0501,2331,3731,1721,059892916840661493331257224188229

Gender

 Male 7,512 51%
 Female 7,152 49%
Gender

Race

 White 9,698 66.1%
 Black Or African American 546 3.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 309 2.1%
 Asian 99 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 14 0.1%
 Other Race 3,412 23.3%
 Two Or More Races 586 4.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner6738347356743726020887
Renter2317165614782941087644
Total2981,0991,0341,045731368284131

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,716 34%
 Single Guardian 1,261 25%
 Singles 1,563 31%
 Singles With Roommate 450 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,092 62%
 Households with Kids 1,898 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male151167141137148122152127122931161209511393969696128111
Female1361411351171391191311309910711810996951009995117130113
Total287308276254287241283257221200234229191208193195191213258224

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68108 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 68108 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68108 real estate data, the median home value of $80,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 68108 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 68108 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68108 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14,260 97.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 163 1.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 193 1.3%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 48 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,656 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 826 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,508 44%
 Households Vacant 738 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 377 51%
 Rented & Unoccupied 16 2%
 For Sale Only 88 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 27 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 20 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 210 28%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 126 5%
 1 Bedroom 724 32%
 2 Bedroom 827 36%
 3+ Bedroom 621 27%
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 $34,293 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 68108 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. More commuters in 68108 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 4,085 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,049 29%
 No Earnings 3,408 32%
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 4,085 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,049 29%
 No Earnings 3,408 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,493 90%
 Public transportation 136 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 318 5%
 Worked at Home 139 2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,686 37.6%
 High School Graduate 1,991 44.4%
 Associate's degree 226 5.0%
 Bachelor's degree 455 10.1%
 Master's degree 94 2.1%
 Professional school degree 26 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 11 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,496 75%
 Enrolled in Private School 231 7%
 Not Enrolled in School 591 18%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68108

ZIP Code 68108 is in the Youth Links-Heartland Family School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68108.

Youth Links-Heartland Family
815 Dorcas St
Omaha, NE 68108
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Youth Links-Heartland Family School District
Castelar Elementary School
2316 South 18th St
Omaha, NE 68108
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Omaha Public Schools
Bancroft Elementary
2724 Riverview Blvd
Omaha, NE 68108
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Omaha Public Schools
All Saints Catholic School
1335 S 10th St
Omaha, NE 68108
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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