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ZIP Code 68462

Primary City:Waverly, NE (View All Cities)
County: Lancaster County
Timezone: Central (10:43pm)
Area code: 402 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.0, -96.5
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68462

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68462. 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 68462. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68462, 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:
Waverly, NE

Stats and Demographics for the 68462 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68462 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 68462 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68462 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,827
Population Density 69 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,367
Median Home Value $159,900
Land Area 55.31 sq mi
Water Area 0.21 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,314
Median Household Income $82,648

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male194184163139781171531581251311168691584944209
Female15816616610863109170166133135118102886848423537
Total35235032924714122632332425826623418817912697865546

Gender

 Male 1,915 50%
 Female 1,912 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,755 98.1%
 Black Or African American 7 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.1%
 Asian 13 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 15 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 32 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner112012662351861016315
Renter186456332414198
Total292653222682101158223

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 896 68%
 Single Guardian 163 12%
 Singles 212 16%
 Singles With Roommate 43 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 701 53%
 Households with Kids 613 47%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4735394339333636403335293630342939231412
Female4134253333273221532632373932302921161211
Total8869647672606857935967667562645860392623

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68462 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 68462 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 68462 real estate data, the median home value of $159,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 68462 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 68462 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68462 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,745 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 50 1%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 32 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 853 62%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 225 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 236 17%
 Households Vacant 53 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 13 25%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 23 43%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 13 25%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 65 22%
 2 Bedroom 169 57%
 3+ Bedroom 64 21%
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 $82,648 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 68462 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 68462 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 1,794 60%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 680 23%
 No Earnings 507 17%
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 1,794 60%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 680 23%
 No Earnings 507 17%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,189 92.5%
 Public transportation 5 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 3 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 17 0.7%
 Worked at Home 153 6.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 68462 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 8 0.6%
 High School Graduate 625 50.6%
 Associate's degree 183 14.8%
 Bachelor's degree 274 22.2%
 Master's degree 99 8.0%
 Professional school degree 14 1.1%
 Doctorate degree 32 2.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 799 81.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 91 9.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 89 9.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68462

ZIP Code 68462 is in the Waverly School District 145. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68462.

Waverly Middle School
13801 Amberly Rd
Waverly, NE 68462
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Waverly School District 145
Evelyn Hamlow Elementary
14541 Castlewood St
Waverly, NE 68462
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Waverly School District 145
Waverly Intermediate School
14621 Heywood St
Waverly, NE 68462
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Waverly School District 145
Waverly High School
13401 Amberly Rd
Waverly, NE 68462
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Waverly School District 145
Villa Marie School
7205 N 112th St
Waverly, NE 68462
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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