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ZIP Code 68739

Primary City:Hartington, NE (View All Cities)
County: Cedar County
Timezone: Central (12:27pm)
Area code: 402 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.6, -97.2
ZIP (~17 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68739

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68739. 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 68739. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68739, 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:
Hartington, NE

Stats and Demographics for the 68739 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68739 is located in northeast Nebraska and covers a large 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 68739 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 families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68739 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,002
Population Density 13 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,274
Median Home Value $98,600
Land Area 222.97 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,152
Median Household Income $48,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1351191361177277607093100116111935456494849
Female94105105110476962678210611389646568616674
Total229224241227119146122137175206229200157119124110114123

Gender

 Male 1,555 52%
 Female 1,447 48%
Gender

Race

 White 2,968 98.9%
 Black Or African American 4 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.1%
 Asian 1 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 16 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 9 0.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner159013819319413112557
Renter3141312822122618
Total4613116922121614315175

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 735 64%
 Single Guardian 75 7%
 Singles 318 28%
 Singles With Roommate 24 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 774 67%
 Households with Kids 378 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male331925273126172916193324273331312621810
Female202318231723231725191821281927232532310
Total5342435048494046413851455552585451531120

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68739 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 68739 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68739 real estate data, the median home value of $98,600 is slightly less than average 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 68739. Rentals in 68739 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68739 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,951 98.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 4 0.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 47 1.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 464 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 479 38%
 Renter Occupied Households 209 16%
 Households Vacant 122 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 28 23%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Sale Only 28 23%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 15 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 46 38%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 7 4%
 1 Bedroom 36 20%
 2 Bedroom 71 40%
 3+ Bedroom 64 36%
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 $48,750 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 68739 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 68739 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 68739 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 962 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 600 28%
 No Earnings 564 27%
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 962 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 600 28%
 No Earnings 564 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,157 81.3%
 Public transportation 9 0.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 122 8.6%
 Worked at Home 135 9.5%
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 52 5.9%
 High School Graduate 573 65.5%
 Associate's degree 117 13.4%
 Bachelor's degree 76 8.7%
 Master's degree 46 5.3%
 Professional school degree 3 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 8 0.9%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 347 55.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 229 36.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 54 8.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68739

ZIP Code 68739 is in the Hartington Public Schools. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68739.

Hartington Elementary School
501 South Broadway
Hartington, NE 68739
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hartington Public Schools
Hartington High School
501 South Broadway
Hartington, NE 68739
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hartington Public Schools
Holy Trinity Grade School
502 S Broadway Ave
Hartington, NE 68739
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Cedar Catholic High School
401 S Broadway
Hartington, NE 68739
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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