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ZIP Code 68348

Primary City:Elk Creek, NE (View All Cities)
County: Johnson County
Timezone: Central (8:26pm)
Area code: 402 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.28, -96.10
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68348

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68348. 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 68348. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68348, 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:
Elk Creek, NE

Stats and Demographics for the 68348 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68348 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 68348 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68348 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 256
Population Density 7 people per sq mi
Housing Units 137
Median Home Value $34,300
Land Area 39.05 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 116
Median Household Income $43,553

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 49Male Median Age: 49Female Median Age: 49

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male744538655191111888633
Female93976232121513912105465
Total167131291097173424202018131098

Gender

 Male 124 48%
 Female 132 52%
Gender

Race

 White 250 97.7%
 Black Or African American 1 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.8%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 1 0.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner059271816145
Renter14185111
Total1910352317156

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 72 62%
 Single Guardian 10 9%
 Singles 29 25%
 Singles With Roommate 5 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 89 77%
 Households with Kids 27 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male11111101111002102201
Female30330012001332301210
Total41441113112334403411

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68348 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 68348 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68348 real estate data, the median home value of $34,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 68348 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 68348 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68348 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 256 100%
 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 43 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 51 37%
 Renter Occupied Households 22 16%
 Households Vacant 21 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 14%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 15 71%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 18 45%
 3+ Bedroom 22 55%
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 $43,553 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 68348 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 68348 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 68348 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 94 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 40 21%
 No Earnings 55 29%
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 94 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 40 21%
 No Earnings 55 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 96 80%
 Public transportation 6 5%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 14 12%
 Worked at Home 4 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 12 12%
 High School Graduate 77 79%
 Associate's degree 2 2%
 Bachelor's degree 3 3%
 Master's degree 3 3%
 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 35 95%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 2 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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