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ZIP Code 68438

Primary City:Sprague, NE (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Lancaster County
Timezone: Central (10:07am)
Area code: 402 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.6, -96.8
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68438

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68438. 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 68438. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68438, 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:
Sprague, NE

Stats and Demographics for the 68438 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68438 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 68438 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 small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68438 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 142
Population Density 1,461 people per sq mi
Housing Units 63
Median Home Value $123,800
Land Area 0.10 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 61
Median Household Income $43,542

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male637433851687442101
Female445053843484262115
Total1071248616941016116104216

Gender

 Male 73 51%
 Female 69 49%
Gender

Race

 White 138 97.2%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 3 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1461510825
Renter16111000
Total21071611825

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 35 57%
 Single Guardian 6 10%
 Singles 17 28%
 Singles With Roommate 3 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 44 72%
 Households with Kids 17 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male11211000222201102011
Female00210211010211000001
Total11421211232412102012

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68438 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 68438 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68438 real estate data, the median home value of $123,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 68438 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68438 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 142 100%
 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 29 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 22 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 10 16%
 Households Vacant 2 3%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 2 100%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 1 50%
 3+ Bedroom 1 50%
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 $43,542 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. 68438 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 68438 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 68438 can expect to fall in that range. 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 42 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 28 27%
 No Earnings 35 33%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 42 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 28 27%
 No Earnings 35 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 51 82%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 11 18%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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. 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 7 14%
 High School Graduate 29 59%
 Associate's degree 4 8%
 Bachelor's degree 9 18%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 15 75%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 5 25%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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