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ZIP Code 68317

Primary City:Bennet, NE (View All Cities)
County: Lancaster County
Timezone: Central (4:49am)
Area code: 402 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.7, -96.5
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68317

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68317. 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 68317. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68317, 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:
Bennet, NE

Stats and Demographics for the 68317 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68317 is located in southeast Nebraska and covers a slightly less 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 68317 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68317 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,495
Population Density 33 people per sq mi
Housing Units 624
Median Home Value $160,600
Land Area 44.83 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 590
Median Household Income $79,063

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male48514856414055525153755842402819178
Female40404940324638463960736439342028196
Total889197967386939890113148122817448473614

Gender

 Male 782 52%
 Female 713 48%
Gender

Race

 White 1,467 98.1%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 6 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 9 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 12 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner136883118113684611
Renter91815152740
Total228698133115755011

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 385 65%
 Single Guardian 52 9%
 Singles 115 19%
 Singles With Roommate 38 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 401 68%
 Households with Kids 189 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male16101045711141413116810611171578
Female691181136155999101261512523
Total221921121610172919222015182212262920911

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68317 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 68317 were primarily built in the 2000s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68317 real estate data, the median home value of $160,600 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 68317 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 68317 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68317 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,495 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 354 57%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 166 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 70 11%
 Households Vacant 34 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 5 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 12%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 20 59%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 10 24%
 3+ Bedroom 31 76%
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 $79,063 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 68317 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. Most commuters in 68317 can expect to fall in that range. 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 684 57%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 289 24%
 No Earnings 217 18%
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 684 57%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 289 24%
 No Earnings 217 18%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 817 93.7%
 Public transportation 3 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 4 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 15 1.7%
 Worked at Home 33 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 23 4%
 High School Graduate 234 46%
 Associate's degree 89 17%
 Bachelor's degree 116 23%
 Master's degree 26 5%
 Professional school degree 13 3%
 Doctorate degree 11 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 223 69.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 32 9.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 67 20.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68317

ZIP Code 68317 is in the Palmyra District O R 1 School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68317.

Elementary at Bennet
50 Dogwood
Bennet, NE 68317
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Palmyra District O R 1 School District

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