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ZIP Code 68446

Primary City:Syracuse, NE (View All Cities)
County: Otoe County
Timezone: Central (4:17pm)
Area code: 402 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.7, -96.2
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68446

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68446. 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 68446. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68446, 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:
Syracuse, NE

Stats and Demographics for the 68446 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68446 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 68446 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68446 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,690
Population Density 27 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,210
Median Home Value $121,600
Land Area 100.61 sq mi
Water Area 0.37 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,136
Median Household Income $47,399

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male10078848645606292688810381575856424779
Female8093837739537291728694838874586975117
Total18017116716384113134183140174197164145132114111122196

Gender

 Male 1,286 48%
 Female 1,404 52%
Gender

Race

 White 2,648 98.4%
 Black Or African American 11 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.1%
 Asian 4 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 7 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 16 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner47913116714011611978
Renter2044445330353145
Total24123175220170151150123

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 629 55%
 Single Guardian 121 11%
 Singles 357 31%
 Singles With Roommate 29 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 823 72%
 Households with Kids 313 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2122201718710222117141320201821172289
Female1412151921191722141792216191614191995
Total3534353639262744353423353639343536411714

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68446 has a small 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 68446 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68446 real estate data, the median home value of $121,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 68446. Rentals in 68446 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68446 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,612 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 78 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 452 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 382 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 302 25%
 Households Vacant 74 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 14 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 17 23%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 5%
 For Migrant Workers 1 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 37 50%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 20 6%
 1 Bedroom 91 29%
 2 Bedroom 110 35%
 3+ Bedroom 96 30%
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 $47,399 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 68446 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 68446 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 971 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 415 20%
 No Earnings 680 33%
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 971 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 415 20%
 No Earnings 680 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,156 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 75 6%
 Worked at Home 47 4%
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 44 5%
 High School Graduate 486 58%
 Associate's degree 76 9%
 Bachelor's degree 152 18%
 Master's degree 59 7%
 Professional school degree 24 3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 439 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 7 1%
 Not Enrolled in School 84 16%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68446

ZIP Code 68446 is in the Syracuse-Dunbar-Avoca School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68446.

Elementary School at Syracuse
550 7th St
Syracuse, NE 68446
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Syracuse-Dunbar-Avoca School District
Middle School at Syracuse
1430 Education Dr
Syracuse, NE 68446
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Syracuse-Dunbar-Avoca School District
High School at Syracuse
1500 Education Dr
Syracuse, NE 68446
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Syracuse-Dunbar-Avoca School District

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