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ZIP Code 68144

Primary City:Omaha, NE (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Southwest Omaha
County: Douglas County
Timezone: Central (4:40am)
Area code: 402 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.23, -96.12
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68144

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68144. 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 68144. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68144, 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
Acceptable:
Millard

Stats and Demographics for the 68144 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68144 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 68144 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68144 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 24,233
Population Density 3,240 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,374
Median Home Value $156,200
Land Area 7.48 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,969
Median Household Income $58,482

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male786835810751771942728684768801806843687498426353226121
Female732796756721789806770704767841874929801617513457277247
Total1,5181,6311,5661,4721,5601,7481,4981,3881,5351,6421,6801,7721,4881,115939810503368

Gender

 Male 11,836 49%
 Female 12,397 51%
Gender

Race

 White 22,012 90.8%
 Black Or African American 691 2.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 85 0.4%
 Asian 425 1.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 33 0.1%
 Other Race 578 2.4%
 Two Or More Races 409 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner587671,1111,4201,6481,111792200
Renter4768885114422661628631
Total5341,6551,6221,8621,9141,273878231

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,089 51%
 Single Guardian 1,431 14%
 Singles 2,800 28%
 Singles With Roommate 649 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,043 71%
 Households with Kids 2,926 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male157135158182166160154176179151172179167141167141153166124144
Female138147133155164151145168168152133169153149143162153162101115
Total295282291337330311299344347303305348320290310303306328225259

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68144 has a small 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 68144 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1970s. Looking at 68144 real estate data, the median home value of $156,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 68144 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 68144 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 68144 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 24,082 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 151 0.6%
 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 4,958 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,149 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,862 28%
 Households Vacant 405 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 220 54.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.7%
 For Sale Only 67 16.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 21 5.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 30 7.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 64 15.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 89 3%
 1 Bedroom 1,120 39%
 2 Bedroom 945 33%
 3+ Bedroom 720 25%
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 $58,482 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 68144 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 68144 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 9,405 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,142 26%
 No Earnings 4,879 25%
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 9,405 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,142 26%
 No Earnings 4,879 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,500 92.2%
 Public transportation 139 1.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 61 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 283 2.1%
 Worked at Home 574 4.2%
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 499 6%
 High School Graduate 3,547 44%
 Associate's degree 643 8%
 Bachelor's degree 2,180 27%
 Master's degree 576 7%
 Professional school degree 368 5%
 Doctorate degree 191 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,508 73.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 948 19.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 344 7.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68144

ZIP Code 68144 is in the Westside Community School District. There are 14 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68144.

Westside Career Center
3534 South 108th St
Omaha, NE 68144
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Westside Community School District
Willa Cather Elementary School
3030 South 139th Plaza
Omaha, NE 68144
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Millard Public Schools
Cody Elementary School
3320 South 127th St
Omaha, NE 68144
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Millard Public Schools
Millard North Middle School
2828 South 139th Plaza
Omaha, NE 68144
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Millard Public Schools
Montclair Elementary School
2405 South 138th
Omaha, NE 68144
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Millard Public Schools
Harvey Oaks Elementary School
15228 Shirley St
Omaha, NE 68144
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Millard Public Schools
Catlin Magnet Center
12736 Marinda St
Omaha, NE 68144
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Omaha Public Schools
Oak Valley Elementary School
3109 Pedersen Dr
Omaha, NE 68144
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Omaha Public Schools
Prairie Lane Elementary School
11444 Hascall
Omaha, NE 68144
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Westside Community School District
Rockbrook Elementary School
2514 South 108th St
Omaha, NE 68144
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Westside Community School District
Beveridge Magnet Middle School
1616 South 120th St
Omaha, NE 68144
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Omaha Public Schools
Mary Our Queen School
3405 S 119th St
Omaha, NE 68144
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Phoenix Academy Day School
11060 Oak St
Omaha, NE 68144
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Omaha Baptist Academy
3343 Pedersen Dr
Omaha, NE 68144
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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