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ZIP Code 68701

Primary City:Norfolk, NE (View All Cities)
County: Madison County
Timezone: Central (1:53pm)
Area code: 402 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.0, -97.5
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68701

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68701. 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 68701. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68701, 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:
Norfolk, NE
Acceptable:
Hadar

Stats and Demographics for the 68701 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68701 is located in northeast 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 68701 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68701 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 30,670
Population Density 162 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,197
Median Home Value $117,900
Land Area 189.66 sq mi
Water Area 1.98 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,341
Median Household Income $46,546

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,1871,0551,0241,2001,1861,0868578688121,0891,232988744533434351314238
Female1,1871,0169841,1051,1051,0309118158321,1031,1811,003802606482462384464
Total2,3742,0712,0082,3052,2912,1161,7681,6831,6442,1922,4131,9911,5461,139916813698702

Gender

 Male 15,198 50%
 Female 15,472 50%
Gender

Race

 White 27,413 89.4%
 Black Or African American 443 1.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 367 1.2%
 Asian 149 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 13 0.0%
 Other Race 1,737 5.7%
 Two Or More Races 548 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1701,0301,1971,9641,6181,037768249
Renter847964645738447251243173
Total1,0171,9941,8422,7022,0651,2881,011422

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,210 50%
 Single Guardian 1,643 13%
 Singles 3,690 30%
 Singles With Roommate 798 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,416 68%
 Households with Kids 3,925 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male206246240236232215216207185214182213195220232218216240294313
Female277250209210231192210204179207199182212184185195192258275235
Total483496449446463407426411364421381395407404417413408498569548

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68701 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 68701 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68701 real estate data, the median home value of $117,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 68701. Rentals in 68701 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68701 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 29,838 97.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 21 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 387 1.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 317 1.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 107 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,151 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,882 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,308 33%
 Households Vacant 856 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 388 45%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 2%
 For Sale Only 138 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 32 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 41 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 242 28%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 261 6%
 1 Bedroom 1,217 29%
 2 Bedroom 1,847 44%
 3+ Bedroom 899 21%
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 $46,546 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 68701 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. The commute in 68701 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 11,193 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,252 27%
 No Earnings 6,009 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 11,193 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,252 27%
 No Earnings 6,009 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 14,555 92.6%
 Public transportation 35 0.2%
 Taxicab 18 0.1%
 Motorcycle 20 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 481 3.1%
 Worked at Home 605 3.9%
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 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 1,115 12.1%
 High School Graduate 4,549 49.4%
 Associate's degree 1,435 15.6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,495 16.2%
 Master's degree 303 3.3%
 Professional school degree 277 3.0%
 Doctorate degree 28 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,362 70.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,436 23.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 363 5.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68701

ZIP Code 68701 is in the Envisions Level III School Prog School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68701.

Envisions Level III School Prg
407 West Norfolk Ave
Norfolk, NE 68701
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Envisions Level III School Prog School District
Norfolk Catholic High School
2300 W Madison Ave
Norfolk, NE 68701
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Sacred Heart Elementary
2301 W Madison Ave
Norfolk, NE 68701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Christ Lutheran School
511 S 5th St
Norfolk, NE 68701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Pauls Lutheran School
1010 Georgia Ave
Norfolk, NE 68701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Park Avenue Christian School
401 E Park Ave
Norfolk, NE 68701
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Keystone Christian Academy
715 W Madison Ave
Norfolk, NE 68701
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Lutheran High Northeast
2010 N 37th St
Norfolk, NE 68701
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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