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ZIP Code 68638

Primary City:Fullerton, NE (View All Cities)
County: Nance County
Timezone: Central (4:26pm)
Coordinates:41.4, -98.1
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68638

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68638. 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 68638. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68638, 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:
Fullerton, NE

Stats and Demographics for the 68638 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68638 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 68638 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely 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 68638 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,749
Population Density 12 people per sq mi
Housing Units 879
Median Home Value $59,000
Land Area 152.02 sq mi
Water Area 3.57 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 734
Median Household Income $41,538

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male585352603035463548648059804327303427
Female466165462336495435644772554851473554
Total10411411710653719589831281271311359178776981

Gender

 Male 861 49%
 Female 888 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,722 98.5%
 Black Or African American 6 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.3%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 9 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 6 0.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner65070117128808335
Renter1532182620161523
Total218288143148969858

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 392 53%
 Single Guardian 82 11%
 Singles 245 33%
 Singles With Roommate 15 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 548 75%
 Households with Kids 186 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male81111148612121513714126135191764
Female117101115127131491414131571281635
Total19182125231819252922212825212017273399

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68638 has a slightly higher than average 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 68638 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68638 real estate data, the median home value of $59,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 68638 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 68638 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68638 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,676 96%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 73 4%
 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 275 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 294 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 165 19%
 Households Vacant 145 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 27 18.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.7%
 For Sale Only 11 7.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 5.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 27 18.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 71 49.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 3 2%
 1 Bedroom 35 18%
 2 Bedroom 42 21%
 3+ Bedroom 118 60%
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 $41,538 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 68638 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. More commuters in 68638 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 578 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 376 26%
 No Earnings 467 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 578 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 376 26%
 No Earnings 467 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 742 89.3%
 Public transportation 2 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 22 2.6%
 Worked at Home 65 7.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 86 14.0%
 High School Graduate 380 61.8%
 Associate's degree 65 10.6%
 Bachelor's degree 60 9.8%
 Master's degree 17 2.8%
 Professional school degree 2 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 5 0.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 234 81.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 35 12.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 20 6.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68638

ZIP Code 68638 is in the Fullerton Public Schools. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68638.

Fullerton Elementary School
606 4th St
Fullerton, NE 68638
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fullerton Public Schools
Fullerton High School
606 4th St
Fullerton, NE 68638
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Fullerton Public Schools

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