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ZIP Code 68157

Primary City:Omaha, NE (View All Cities)
County: Douglas County
Timezone: Central (12:21pm)
Area code: 402 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.18, -95.99
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68157

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68157. 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 68157. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68157, 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:
Bellevue
Unacceptable:
Papillion

Stats and Demographics for the 68157 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68157 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 68157 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 small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68157 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,213
Population Density 2,076 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,979
Median Home Value $135,400
Land Area 2.51 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,894
Median Household Income $65,878

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1901782111861512021721651601851921601289274683415
Female185203171191162190153165166209190182153110105672523
Total3753813823773133923253303263943823422812021791355938

Gender

 Male 2,563 49%
 Female 2,650 51%
Gender

Race

 White 4,451 85.4%
 Black Or African American 108 2.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 34 0.7%
 Asian 90 1.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.1%
 Other Race 372 7.1%
 Two Or More Races 152 2.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3120225237132221412920
Renter421147460351585
Total7331632643135722913725

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,129 60%
 Single Guardian 311 16%
 Singles 367 19%
 Singles With Roommate 87 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,173 62%
 Households with Kids 721 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4132313939363633344038484144463638392727
Female4240323541414342363129313743324249412734
Total8372637480777975707167797887787887805461

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68157 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 68157 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 68157 real estate data, the median home value of $135,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 68157 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 68157 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68157 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,207 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 6 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,157 58%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 384 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 353 18%
 Households Vacant 85 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 30 35%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 21 25%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 32 38%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 70 17%
 2 Bedroom 202 50%
 3+ Bedroom 135 33%
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 $65,878 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 68157 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. More commuters in 68157 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 2,180 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 941 22%
 No Earnings 1,100 26%
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 2,180 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 941 22%
 No Earnings 1,100 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,712 96.2%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 15 0.5%
 Worked at Home 93 3.3%
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 119 7%
 High School Graduate 1,036 59%
 Associate's degree 168 10%
 Bachelor's degree 336 19%
 Master's degree 98 6%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 765 70.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 280 25.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 42 3.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68157

ZIP Code 68157 is in the Omaha Public Schools. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68157.

Pawnee Elementary School
7310 South 48th St
Omaha, NE 68157
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Omaha Public Schools
Bryan High School
4700 Giles Rd
Omaha, NE 68157
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Omaha Public Schools

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