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ZIP Code 68726

Primary City:Clearwater, NE (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (2:08pm)
Coordinates:42.1, -98.2
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68726

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68726. 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 68726. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68726, 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:
Clearwater, NE

Stats and Demographics for the 68726 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68726 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 68726 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 extremely 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 68726 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 893
Population Density 7 people per sq mi
Housing Units 383
Median Home Value $80,800
Land Area 120.58 sq mi
Water Area 0.29 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 334
Median Household Income $41,726

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4238362821362627163232372324135912
Female49413720172819172529313126161614146
Total917973483864454441616368494029192318

Gender

 Male 457 51%
 Female 436 49%
Gender

Race

 White 858 96.1%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 2 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 27 3.0%
 Two Or More Races 5 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner631325658422815
Renter5249147511
Total1155417065472916

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 216 65%
 Single Guardian 28 8%
 Singles 84 25%
 Singles With Roommate 6 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 216 65%
 Households with Kids 118 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1071167107681151541894613
Female1199989699894106476210
Total211620151519131517191419147121610823

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68726 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 68726 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68726 real estate data, the median home value of $80,800 is low 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 68726. Rentals in 68726 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68726 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 893 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 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 128 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 140 37%
 Renter Occupied Households 66 17%
 Households Vacant 49 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 10%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 8 16%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 26 53%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 3 6%
 2 Bedroom 15 31%
 3+ Bedroom 31 63%
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 $41,726 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 68726 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 68726 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 68726 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 68726 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 298 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 118 18%
 No Earnings 239 36%
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 298 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 118 18%
 No Earnings 239 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 286 77%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 41 11%
 Worked at Home 44 12%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 68726 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 10 3%
 High School Graduate 231 74%
 Associate's degree 45 14%
 Bachelor's degree 20 6%
 Master's degree 6 2%
 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 158 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 7 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 28 15%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68726

ZIP Code 68726 is in the Nebraska Unified District 1 School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68726.

Clearwater Elementary School
501 Iowa St
Clearwater, NE 68726
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Nebraska Unified District 1 School District
Clearwater/Orchard Middle School
501 Iowa St
Clearwater, NE 68726
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Nebraska Unified District 1 School District

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