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ZIP Code 68736

Primary City:Fordyce, NE (View All Cities)
County: Cedar County
Timezone: Central (12:14pm)
Area code: 402 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.7, -97.4
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68736

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68736. 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 68736. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68736, 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:
Fordyce, NE

Stats and Demographics for the 68736 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68736 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 68736 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 large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68736 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 726
Population Density 10 people per sq mi
Housing Units 284
Median Home Value $117,400
Land Area 70.10 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 265
Median Household Income $55,104

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male28333323132418172230472226199764
Female2918353112131215233031212213161365
Total57516854253730324560784348322520129

Gender

 Male 381 52%
 Female 345 48%
Gender

Race

 White 713 98.2%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 6 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 6 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner32032684530208
Renter415753221
Total73539734832229

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 179 68%
 Single Guardian 25 9%
 Singles 54 20%
 Singles With Roommate 7 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 170 64%
 Households with Kids 95 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male66823641010673107546534
Female8167334445785109510610
Total14714969814141114111517149161144

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68736 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 68736 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68736 real estate data, the median home value of $117,400 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 68736. Rentals in 68736 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68736 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 726 100%
 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 101 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 125 44%
 Renter Occupied Households 39 14%
 Households Vacant 19 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 5%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 14 74%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 1 5%
 3+ Bedroom 21 95%
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 $55,104 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 68736 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 68736 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 68736 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 294 53%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 139 25%
 No Earnings 127 23%
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 294 53%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 139 25%
 No Earnings 127 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 344 81%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 23 5%
 Worked at Home 58 14%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 19 8%
 High School Graduate 133 59%
 Associate's degree 48 21%
 Bachelor's degree 26 12%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 65 46%
 Enrolled in Private School 72 51%
 Not Enrolled in School 3 2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68736

ZIP Code 68736 is in the Private. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68736.

West Catholic Elementary School
303 Omaha St
Fordyce, NE 68736
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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