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ZIP Code 68724

Primary City:Center, NE (View All Cities)
County: Knox County
Timezone: Central (8:09pm)
Area code: 402 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.6, -97.9
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68724

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68724. 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 68724. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68724, 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:
Center, NE
Unacceptable:
Spade

Stats and Demographics for the 68724 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68724 is located in northeast 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 68724 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is small. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68724 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 140
Population Density 4 people per sq mi
Housing Units 75
Median Home Value $68,000
Land Area 34.11 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 58
Median Household Income $46,875

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 49Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male35443344161210233410
Female6424222318910224331
Total996855672142120457741

Gender

 Male 72 51%
 Female 68 49%
Gender

Race

 White 127 90.7%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 5.7%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 4 2.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner143169791
Renter00132200
Total1441911991

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 35 60%
 Single Guardian 6 10%
 Singles 14 24%
 Singles With Roommate 3 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 46 79%
 Households with Kids 12 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male11012011111011001301
Female10310011210010310001
Total21322022321021311302

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68724 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 68724 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68724 real estate data, the median home value of $68,000 is low 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 68724. Rentals in 68724 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68724 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 134 96%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 6 4%
 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 24 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 26 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 8 11%
 Households Vacant 17 23%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 10 59%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 6 35%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 6 60%
 3+ Bedroom 4 40%
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 $46,875 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 68724 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. A higher percentage of people in 68724 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 68724 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 49 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 26 20%
 No Earnings 53 41%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 49 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 26 20%
 No Earnings 53 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 47 77%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 3 5%
 Worked at Home 11 18%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 4 6%
 High School Graduate 43 69%
 Associate's degree 8 13%
 Bachelor's degree 2 3%
 Master's degree 5 8%
 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 8 35%
 Enrolled in Private School 10 43%
 Not Enrolled in School 5 22%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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