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ZIP Code 68647

Primary City:Monroe, NE (View All Cities)
County: Platte County
Timezone: Central (8:31am)
Area code: 402 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.5, -97.6
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68647

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68647. 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 68647. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68647, 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:
Monroe, NE

Stats and Demographics for the 68647 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68647 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 68647 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 68647 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 646
Population Density 10 people per sq mi
Housing Units 279
Median Home Value $82,100
Land Area 67.90 sq mi
Water Area 0.59 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 258
Median Household Income $36,250

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
Male191922252016171321212835202314973
Female1917252011191411182233242024149113
Total38364745313531243943615940472818186

Gender

 Male 332 51%
 Female 314 49%
Gender

Race

 White 627 97.1%
 Black Or African American 1 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.2%
 Asian 4 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 12 1.9%
 Two Or More Races 1 0.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner51627454739245
Renter611977811
Total112736525447256

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 165 64%
 Single Guardian 20 8%
 Singles 58 22%
 Singles With Roommate 15 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 183 71%
 Households with Kids 75 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male21367127247236734564
Female23565632156365265522
Total4481212759391359119991086

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68647 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 68647 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68647 real estate data, the median home value of $82,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 68647 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 68647 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68647 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 646 100%
 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 100 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 108 39%
 Renter Occupied Households 50 18%
 Households Vacant 21 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 24%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6 29%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 9 43%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 11 46%
 3+ Bedroom 13 54%
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 $36,250 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 68647 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 68647 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 68647 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 219 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 77 18%
 No Earnings 136 31%
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 219 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 77 18%
 No Earnings 136 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 280 97.2%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 1 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 7 2.4%
 Worked at Home 0 0.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 15 8%
 High School Graduate 143 80%
 Associate's degree 12 7%
 Bachelor's degree 8 4%
 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 110 80.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 27 19.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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