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ZIP Code 68718

Primary City:Bloomfield, NE (View All Cities)
County: Knox County
Timezone: Central (9:55pm)
Area code: 402 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.7, -97.7
ZIP (~16 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68718

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68718. 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 68718. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68718, 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:
Bloomfield, NE

Stats and Demographics for the 68718 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68718 is located in northeast Nebraska and covers a large 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 68718 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 slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68718 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,765
Population Density 8 people per sq mi
Housing Units 913
Median Home Value $70,900
Land Area 224.29 sq mi
Water Area 3.96 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 794
Median Household Income $41,190

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 47Female Median Age: 52

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male475161453135464242766778645541343227
Female404048453129493245596293733947414771
Total87911099062649574871351291711379488757998

Gender

 Male 874 50%
 Female 891 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,677 95.0%
 Black Or African American 2 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 56 3.2%
 Asian 4 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 24 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner35263110143998138
Renter1727303727222322
Total20799314717012110460

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 435 55%
 Single Guardian 73 9%
 Singles 260 33%
 Singles With Roommate 26 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 617 78%
 Households with Kids 177 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male119111110111012812157141314812745
Female89115811876515118913415945
Total191822161822181914173018222227122716810

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68718 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 68718 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68718 real estate data, the median home value of $70,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 68718 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 68718 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68718 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,719 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 46 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 255 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 334 37%
 Renter Occupied Households 205 22%
 Households Vacant 119 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 35 29%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 3%
 For Sale Only 6 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 24 20%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 50 42%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 14 5%
 1 Bedroom 38 13%
 2 Bedroom 118 40%
 3+ Bedroom 123 42%
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 $41,190 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 68718 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 68718 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 68718 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 717 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 348 22%
 No Earnings 511 32%
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 717 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 348 22%
 No Earnings 511 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 763 82%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 53 6%
 Worked at Home 118 13%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 80 12%
 High School Graduate 420 62%
 Associate's degree 75 11%
 Bachelor's degree 68 10%
 Master's degree 15 2%
 Professional school degree 6 1%
 Doctorate degree 9 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 238 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 12 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 39 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68718

ZIP Code 68718 is in the Bloomfield Community School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68718.

Bloomfield Elementary School
514 South MC Namara
Bloomfield, NE 68718
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bloomfield Community School District
Bloomfield Jr-Sr High School
311 East Benton
Bloomfield, NE 68718
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Bloomfield Community School District

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