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ZIP Code 68730

Primary City:Crofton, NE (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (5:55pm)
Coordinates:42.7, -97.5
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68730

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68730. 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 68730. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68730, 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:
Crofton, NE

Stats and Demographics for the 68730 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68730 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 68730 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68730 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,860
Population Density 14 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,121
Median Home Value $116,500
Land Area 137.08 sq mi
Water Area 12.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 751
Median Household Income $50,743

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male625962615338533849728678644644311915
Female557361652236394851719070606044362722
Total1171321231267574928610014317614812410688674637

Gender

 Male 930 50%
 Female 930 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,836 98.7%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.4%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 5 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 9 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner641851441381036519
Renter143522231981613
Total20761071671571118132

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 478 64%
 Single Guardian 63 8%
 Singles 190 25%
 Singles With Roommate 20 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 530 71%
 Households with Kids 221 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male17614151515871491311131610111814817
Female812161011141516171691113121316171813
Total251830252629232331252222262823273532920

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68730 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 68730 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68730 real estate data, the median home value of $116,500 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 68730. Rentals in 68730 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68730 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,860 100%
 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 269 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 332 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 150 13%
 Households Vacant 370 33%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 30 8.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.3%
 For Sale Only 11 3.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 0.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 285 77.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 40 10.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 28 18%
 2 Bedroom 25 16%
 3+ Bedroom 103 66%
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 $50,743 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 68730 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 68730 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 821 56%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 328 22%
 No Earnings 311 21%
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 821 56%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 328 22%
 No Earnings 311 21%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 876 84%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 72 7%
 Worked at Home 89 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 56 8.7%
 High School Graduate 436 67.5%
 Associate's degree 68 10.5%
 Bachelor's degree 69 10.7%
 Master's degree 13 2.0%
 Professional school degree 4 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 252 62%
 Enrolled in Private School 115 28%
 Not Enrolled in School 38 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68730

ZIP Code 68730 is in the Crofton Community School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68730.

Crofton Elementary School
1301 West 5th St
Crofton, NE 68730
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Crofton Community School District
Crofton High School
89048 North Hwy 121
Crofton, NE 68730
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Crofton Community School District
St Rose of Lima Elementary School
1502 W 5th St
Crofton, NE 68730
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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