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ZIP Code 68641

Primary City:Howells, NE (View All Cities)
County: Colfax County
Timezone: Central (6:22pm)
Area code: 402 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.7, -97.0
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68641

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68641. 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 68641. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68641, 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:
Howells, NE

Stats and Demographics for the 68641 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68641 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 68641 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 large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68641 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,063
Population Density 11 people per sq mi
Housing Units 510
Median Home Value $75,400
Land Area 94.78 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 448
Median Household Income $55,278

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male253239432729192638544640302227211614
Female303725342022152442404037282037281818
Total556964774751345080948677584264493432

Gender

 Male 548 52%
 Female 515 48%
Gender

Race

 White 1,031 97.0%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.3%
 Asian 2 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.2%
 Other Race 15 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 10 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner824548966585522
Renter7188208443
Total15426210974625925

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 274 61%
 Single Guardian 32 7%
 Singles 129 29%
 Singles With Roommate 13 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 318 71%
 Households with Kids 130 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male64567467894109771471324
Female12554610885855254910743
Total189101013141415131791511121123172067

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68641 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 68641 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68641 real estate data, the median home value of $75,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 68641 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 68641 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68641 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,063 100%
 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 175 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 201 39%
 Renter Occupied Households 72 14%
 Households Vacant 62 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 7 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 13 21%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 40 65%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 12 16%
 2 Bedroom 9 12%
 3+ Bedroom 55 72%
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 $55,278 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 68641 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 68641 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. More commuters in 68641 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 497 56%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 158 18%
 No Earnings 235 26%
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 497 56%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 158 18%
 No Earnings 235 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 480 81%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 5 1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 54 9%
 Worked at Home 55 9%
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 39 10%
 High School Graduate 247 62%
 Associate's degree 53 13%
 Bachelor's degree 39 10%
 Master's degree 14 3%
 Professional school degree 9 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 144 72%
 Enrolled in Private School 45 23%
 Not Enrolled in School 10 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68641

ZIP Code 68641 is in the Howells-Dodge Consolidated School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68641.

Howells Elementary School
417 Center St
Howells, NE 68641
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Howells-Dodge Consolidated School District
Howells Senior High School
417 Center St
Howells, NE 68641
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Howells-Dodge Consolidated School District
Howells Community Catholic School
114 N 6th St
Howells, NE 68641
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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