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ZIP Code 68621

Primary City:Ames, NE (View All Cities)
County: Dodge County
Timezone: Central (4:26pm)
Area code: 402 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.51, -96.63
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68621

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68621. 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 68621. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68621, 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:
Ames, NE

Stats and Demographics for the 68621 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68621 is located in east 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 68621 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely 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 68621 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 517
Population Density 16 people per sq mi
Housing Units 254
Median Home Value $112,500
Land Area 32.28 sq mi
Water Area 1.97 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 215
Median Household Income $68,032

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male161218151213121113212219212420523
Female1217122071118915281624162116925
Total2829303519243020284938433745361448

Gender

 Male 259 50%
 Female 258 50%
Gender

Race

 White 503 97.3%
 Black Or African American 2 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.2%
 Asian 1 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 6 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner21221384442117
Renter3107111420
Total52228494546137

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 134 62%
 Single Guardian 26 12%
 Singles 46 21%
 Singles With Roommate 9 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 155 72%
 Households with Kids 60 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male13341323330582424412
Female34312452442321247520
Total4765377577281036611932

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68621 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 68621 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68621 real estate data, the median home value of $112,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 68621 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 68621 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68621 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 517 100%
 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 104 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 73 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 38 15%
 Households Vacant 39 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 15%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 5 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 18%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 20 51%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 10 71%
 2 Bedroom 4 29%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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 $68,032 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 68621 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 68621 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 205 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 129 29%
 No Earnings 104 24%
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 205 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 129 29%
 No Earnings 104 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 289 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 4 1%
 Worked at Home 15 5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 8 4%
 High School Graduate 157 88%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 14 8%
 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 10 59%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 7 41%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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