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ZIP Code 68420

Primary City:Pawnee City, NE (View All Cities)
County: Pawnee County
Timezone: Central (9:56pm)
Area code: 402 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.1, -96.1
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68420

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68420. 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 68420. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68420, 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:
Pawnee City, NE

Stats and Demographics for the 68420 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68420 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 68420 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68420 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,285
Population Density 9 people per sq mi
Housing Units 735
Median Home Value $62,700
Land Area 135.26 sq mi
Water Area 0.18 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 596
Median Household Income $32,831

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 52Male Median Age: 50Female Median Age: 54

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male304034472226162836314852683224292931
Female352643281816242338384853523145394263
Total65667775404240517469961051206369687194

Gender

 Male 623 48%
 Female 662 52%
Gender

Race

 White 1,249 97.2%
 Black Or African American 2 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.3%
 Asian 5 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 21 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3245371111647840
Renter924172226181620
Total12487093137829460

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 274 46%
 Single Guardian 61 10%
 Singles 234 39%
 Singles With Roommate 27 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 475 80%
 Households with Kids 121 20%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male588481276766117410814873
Female864114249712116410584651
Total131412151214111514181717111415161814124

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68420 has a slightly higher than average 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 68420 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68420 real estate data, the median home value of $62,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 68420 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 68420 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $200-$299/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68420 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,246 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 39 3%
 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 165 22%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 279 38%
 Renter Occupied Households 152 21%
 Households Vacant 139 19%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 6 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 10 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 115 83%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 64 32%
 2 Bedroom 53 27%
 3+ Bedroom 82 41%
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 $32,831 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 68420 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 68420 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 68420 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 417 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 247 23%
 No Earnings 430 39%
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 417 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 247 23%
 No Earnings 430 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 454 78%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 56 10%
 Worked at Home 75 13%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 87 20.5%
 High School Graduate 265 62.5%
 Associate's degree 29 6.8%
 Bachelor's degree 21 5.0%
 Master's degree 9 2.1%
 Professional school degree 10 2.4%
 Doctorate degree 3 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 126 53%
 Enrolled in Private School 68 29%
 Not Enrolled in School 44 18%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68420

ZIP Code 68420 is in the Pawnee City Public Schools. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68420.

Pawnee City Elementary School
729 East St
Pawnee City, NE 68420
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pawnee City Public Schools
Pawnee City Secondary School
729 East St
Pawnee City, NE 68420
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Pawnee City Public Schools

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