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ZIP Code 68628

Primary City:Clarks, NE (View All Cities)
County: Merrick County
Timezone: Central (6:52pm)
Area code: 308 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.2, -97.8
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68628

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68628. 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 68628. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68628, 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:
Clarks, NE

Stats and Demographics for the 68628 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68628 is located in east 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 68628 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68628 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 826
Population Density 8 people per sq mi
Housing Units 520
Median Home Value $88,200
Land Area 107.08 sq mi
Water Area 3.37 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 337
Median Household Income $57,344

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 47Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2822272592320191839503028221715152
Female30302728182814172434452625192015107
Total58525453275134364273955653413730259

Gender

 Male 409 50%
 Female 417 50%
Gender

Race

 White 803 97.2%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 3 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.1%
 Other Race 6 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 12 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner32126765641366
Renter71915126643
Total104041886247409

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 215 64%
 Single Guardian 29 9%
 Singles 76 23%
 Singles With Roommate 17 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 231 69%
 Households with Kids 106 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male56785436447637754451
Female93649375677463469634
Total14913121471011101114109101111131085

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68628 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 68628 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68628 real estate data, the median home value of $88,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 68628. Rentals in 68628 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68628 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 826 100%
 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 137 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 128 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 72 14%
 Households Vacant 183 35%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 7 3.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.5%
 For Sale Only 7 3.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 1.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 137 74.9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 29 15.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 17 16%
 2 Bedroom 30 29%
 3+ Bedroom 58 55%
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 $57,344 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 68628 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 68628 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. 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 68628 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 363 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 140 19%
 No Earnings 239 32%
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 363 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 140 19%
 No Earnings 239 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 374 83%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 27 6%
 Worked at Home 50 11%
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 26 8.1%
 High School Graduate 200 62.1%
 Associate's degree 25 7.8%
 Bachelor's degree 63 19.6%
 Master's degree 7 2.2%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 1 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 142 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 19 11%
 Not Enrolled in School 9 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68628

ZIP Code 68628 is in the High Plains Community School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68628.

High Plains Comm Elementary/Clarks
205 Pearl St
Clarks, NE 68628
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: High Plains Community School District
High Plains Community Ms
205 Pearl St
Clarks, NE 68628
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: High Plains Community School District

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