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ZIP Code 68729

Primary City:Creighton, NE (View All Cities)
County: Knox County
Timezone: Central (6:54pm)
Area code: 402 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.5, -97.9
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68729

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68729. 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 68729. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68729, 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:
Creighton, NE
Acceptable:
Bazile Mills

Stats and Demographics for the 68729 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68729 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 68729 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68729 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,745
Population Density 11 people per sq mi
Housing Units 866
Median Home Value $68,500
Land Area 158.40 sq mi
Water Area 0.18 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 768
Median Household Income $45,417

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male525657493637404039686955454146263525
Female446478512826443349726650444872485062
Total9612013510064638473881401351058989118748587

Gender

 Male 816 47%
 Female 929 53%
Gender

Race

 White 1,701 97.5%
 Black Or African American 3 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.4%
 Asian 12 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 21 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner745761281031089441
Renter2432202612161917
Total31779615411512411358

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 397 52%
 Single Guardian 81 11%
 Singles 271 35%
 Singles With Roommate 19 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 558 73%
 Households with Kids 210 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male11128105121313139131361677201148
Female14771111211111101713132213910141624
Total251915211633242423262626282916173427612

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68729 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 68729 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68729 real estate data, the median home value of $68,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 68729 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 68729 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68729 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,707 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 38 2%
 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 242 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 360 42%
 Renter Occupied Households 166 19%
 Households Vacant 98 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 17 17%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 8 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 17 17%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 50 51%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 15 7%
 2 Bedroom 79 37%
 3+ Bedroom 120 56%
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 $45,417 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 68729 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 68729 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 68729 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 594 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 399 26%
 No Earnings 519 34%
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 594 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 399 26%
 No Earnings 519 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 764 83%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 67 7%
 Worked at Home 87 9%
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 46 7%
 High School Graduate 415 67%
 Associate's degree 65 10%
 Bachelor's degree 45 7%
 Master's degree 16 3%
 Professional school degree 29 5%
 Doctorate degree 6 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 457 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 24 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 80 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68729

ZIP Code 68729 is in the Creighton Community Public Schools. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68729.

Creighton Elementary School
1609 Redick Ave
Creighton, NE 68729
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Creighton Community Public Schools
Creighton Community High School
1609 Redick Ave
Creighton, NE 68729
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Creighton Community Public Schools
St Ludger Elementary School
410 Bryant Ave
Creighton, NE 68729
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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