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ZIP Code 68666

Primary City:Stromsburg, NE (View All Cities)
County: Polk County
Timezone: Central (7:59pm)
Area code: 402 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.1, -97.6
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68666

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68666. 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 68666. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68666, 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:
Stromsburg, NE

Stats and Demographics for the 68666 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68666 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 68666 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults 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 68666 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,611
Population Density 18 people per sq mi
Housing Units 734
Median Home Value $98,400
Land Area 89.94 sq mi
Water Area 0.14 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 635
Median Household Income $54,268

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 49

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male604862592428354542535857444438252944
Female385166401831434247455863514139403766
Total9899128994259788789981161209585776566110

Gender

 Male 795 49%
 Female 816 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,573 97.6%
 Black Or African American 5 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.2%
 Asian 3 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 8 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 19 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2376895103816428
Renter1434222518161414
Total167190120121977842

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 389 61%
 Single Guardian 54 9%
 Singles 171 27%
 Singles With Roommate 21 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 445 70%
 Households with Kids 190 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male910141491196131121812101115181145
Female75127146121181413619149168613
Total16152621231721172125341431242031261758

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68666 has a slightly less 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 68666 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68666 real estate data, the median home value of $98,400 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 68666. Rentals in 68666 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68666 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,530 95%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 81 5%
 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 227 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 251 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 157 21%
 Households Vacant 99 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 21 21%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 4%
 For Sale Only 7 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 17 17%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 44 44%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 24 15%
 2 Bedroom 79 50%
 3+ Bedroom 56 35%
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 $54,268 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 68666 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. More commuters in 68666 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 571 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 355 27%
 No Earnings 378 29%
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 571 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 355 27%
 No Earnings 378 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 735 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 26 3%
 Worked at Home 53 7%
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 54 9.9%
 High School Graduate 295 53.8%
 Associate's degree 58 10.6%
 Bachelor's degree 95 17.3%
 Master's degree 40 7.3%
 Professional school degree 2 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 4 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 308 79%
 Enrolled in Private School 40 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 40 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68666

ZIP Code 68666 is in the Cross County Community School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68666.

Cross County Middle School
1270 123rd Rd
Stromsburg, NE 68666
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Cross County Community School District
Cross County Elementary School
1270 123rd Rd
Stromsburg, NE 68666
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cross County Community School District
Cross County High School
1270 123rd Rd
Stromsburg, NE 68666
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Cross County Community School District

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