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ZIP Code 68715

Primary City:Battle Creek, NE (View All Cities)
County: Madison County
Timezone: Central (6:32am)
Area code: 402 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.0, -97.6
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68715

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68715. 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 68715. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68715, 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:
Battle Creek, NE

Stats and Demographics for the 68715 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68715 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 68715 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68715 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,446
Population Density 26 people per sq mi
Housing Units 574
Median Home Value $104,000
Land Area 56.13 sq mi
Water Area 0.39 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 540
Median Household Income $57,109

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male407058612532364648625648293314131916
Female525558512034454646605341342716253245
Total92125116112456681929412210989636030385161

Gender

 Male 706 49%
 Female 740 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,411 97.6%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 14 1.0%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 13 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 6 0.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner6507711179524222
Renter1317192165137
Total19679613285575529

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 335 62%
 Single Guardian 54 10%
 Singles 129 24%
 Singles With Roommate 22 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 338 63%
 Households with Kids 202 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male41011817151114139121171911101214146
Female9111412715156121310101411715111176
Total1321252024302620252222212130182523252112

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68715 has a small 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 68715 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 68715 real estate data, the median home value of $104,000 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 68715. Rentals in 68715 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68715 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,405 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 41 3%
 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 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 164 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 101 18%
 Households Vacant 34 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 26%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 6 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 16 47%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 54 64%
 3+ Bedroom 31 36%
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 $57,109 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 68715 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 68715 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 544 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 262 25%
 No Earnings 246 23%
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 544 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 262 25%
 No Earnings 246 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 677 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 6 1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 10 1%
 Worked at Home 33 5%
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 41 10%
 High School Graduate 238 56%
 Associate's degree 68 16%
 Bachelor's degree 44 10%
 Master's degree 22 5%
 Professional school degree 11 3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 212 70%
 Enrolled in Private School 52 17%
 Not Enrolled in School 37 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68715

ZIP Code 68715 is in the Battle Creek Public Schools. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68715.

Battle Creek Elementary School
305 South 4th
Battle Creek, NE 68715
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Battle Creek Public Schools
Battle Creek High School
605 West Martin St
Battle Creek, NE 68715
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Battle Creek Public Schools
St John Lutheran School
102 W Martin St
Battle Creek, NE 68715
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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