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ZIP Code 68517

Primary City:Lincoln, NE (View All Cities)
County: Lancaster County
Timezone: Central (1:58am)
Area code: 402 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.94, -96.61
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68517

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68517. 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 68517. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68517, 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:
Lincoln, NE

Stats and Demographics for the 68517 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68517 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 68517 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 an extremely large number of families and an extremely small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68517 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 538
Population Density 20 people per sq mi
Housing Units 193
Median Home Value $238,200
Land Area 26.80 sq mi
Water Area 0.15 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 185
Median Household Income $72,267

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2224211919109182223301713135652
Female141626179137242518192315126664
Total36404736282316424741494028251112116

Gender

 Male 278 52%
 Female 260 48%
Gender

Race

 White 533 99.1%
 Black Or African American 1 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 1 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 3 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner01034513518135
Renter06712111
Total01641523719146

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 139 75%
 Single Guardian 10 5%
 Singles 25 14%
 Singles With Roommate 11 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 118 64%
 Households with Kids 67 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male49257712770671137625
Female23253534137466444234
Total6124101012468107101375711859

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68517 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 68517 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68517 real estate data, the median home value of $238,200 is high 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 68517.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 538 100%
 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 114 59%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 52 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 19 10%
 Households Vacant 8 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 13%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 6 75%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $72,267 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 68517 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 68517 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. The commute in 68517 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 209 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 176 42%
 No Earnings 36 9%
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 209 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 176 42%
 No Earnings 36 9%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 258 83%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 41 13%
 Worked at Home 12 4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 68517 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 0 0%
 High School Graduate 69 53%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 60 47%
 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 103 89%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 13 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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