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ZIP Code 68305

Primary City:Auburn, NE (View All Cities)
County: Nemaha County
Timezone: Central (8:31am)
Area code: 402 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.3, -95.9
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68305

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68305. 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 68305. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68305, 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:
Auburn, NE
Unacceptable:
Glenrock, Howe, North Auburn, Rohrs

Stats and Demographics for the 68305 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68305 is located in southeast Nebraska and covers a slightly higher than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 68305 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68305 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,389
Population Density 31 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,157
Median Home Value $94,900
Land Area 141.85 sq mi
Water Area 0.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,865
Median Household Income $43,874

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1571441191341101341031061221431661621598378635052
Female143156157124115124103119132162170156138110948687128
Total300300276258225258206225254305336318297193172149137180

Gender

 Male 2,085 48%
 Female 2,304 52%
Gender

Race

 White 4,285 97.6%
 Black Or African American 17 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.2%
 Asian 26 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 12 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 39 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2012619127529718412467
Renter78108757875486455
Total98234266353372232188122

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 962 52%
 Single Guardian 220 12%
 Singles 595 32%
 Singles With Roommate 88 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,329 71%
 Households with Kids 536 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3041293430312231302214302231283036261416
Female3125332529302834353030293632272831241416
Total6166625959615065655244595863555867502832

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68305 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 68305 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68305 real estate data, the median home value of $94,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 68305. Rentals in 68305 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $200-$299/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68305 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,285 97.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 13 0.3%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 78 1.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 13 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 775 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 509 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 581 27%
 Households Vacant 292 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 107 37%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Sale Only 39 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 20 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 11 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 111 38%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 31 5%
 1 Bedroom 259 39%
 2 Bedroom 162 25%
 3+ Bedroom 206 31%
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 $43,874 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 68305 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 68305 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 1,436 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 894 26%
 No Earnings 1,076 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 1,436 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 894 26%
 No Earnings 1,076 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,821 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 74 4%
 Worked at Home 99 5%
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 138 10%
 High School Graduate 726 52%
 Associate's degree 162 12%
 Bachelor's degree 262 19%
 Master's degree 70 5%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 26 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 694 87%
 Enrolled in Private School 25 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 83 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68305

ZIP Code 68305 is in the Auburn Public Schools. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68305.

Auburn Middle School
1820 Central Ave
Auburn, NE 68305
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Auburn Public Schools
Calvert Elementary
2103 O St
Auburn, NE 68305
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Auburn Public Schools
Little Learners Preschool
1906 1/2 O St
Auburn, NE 68305
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Auburn Public Schools
Preschool Program
1109 R St
Auburn, NE 68305
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Educational Service Unit 04 School District
Auburn High School
1829 Central Ave
Auburn, NE 68305
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Auburn Public Schools
Mentally Handicapped
1109 R St
Auburn, NE 68305
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Educational Service Unit 04 School District

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