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ZIP Code 68740

Primary City:Hoskins, NE (View All Cities)
County: Wayne County
Timezone: Central (4:24pm)
Area code: 402 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.2, -97.3
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68740

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68740. 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 68740. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68740, 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:
Hoskins, NE

Stats and Demographics for the 68740 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68740 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 68740 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 an extremely large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68740 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 892
Population Density 13 people per sq mi
Housing Units 357
Median Home Value $121,900
Land Area 70.03 sq mi
Water Area 0.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 331
Median Household Income $51,667

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male46313626202732202434494722171510106
Female2830312720253126233645361313101664
Total746167534052634647709483353025261610

Gender

 Male 472 53%
 Female 420 47%
Gender

Race

 White 877 98.3%
 Black Or African American 3 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.6%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 3 0.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner53838746134187
Renter7159117241
Total125347856836228

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 229 69%
 Single Guardian 30 9%
 Singles 61 18%
 Singles With Roommate 11 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 226 68%
 Households with Kids 105 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male10118710664596696428751
Female46844675854778782825
Total1417161114121391314101316141110101576

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68740 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 68740 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68740 real estate data, the median home value of $121,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 68740. Rentals in 68740 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68740 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 892 100%
 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 182 51%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 93 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 56 16%
 Households Vacant 26 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 15%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 7 27%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 12 46%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 3 12%
 3+ Bedroom 22 88%
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 $51,667 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 68740 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 68740 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 243 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 135 24%
 No Earnings 175 32%
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 243 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 135 24%
 No Earnings 175 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 318 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 14 4%
 Worked at Home 22 6%
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 28 10%
 High School Graduate 176 65%
 Associate's degree 25 9%
 Bachelor's degree 34 13%
 Master's degree 3 1%
 Professional school degree 5 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 81 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 12 13%
 Not Enrolled in School 2 2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68740

ZIP Code 68740 is in the Private. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68740.

Trinity Lutheran School
402 W 4th St
Hoskins, NE 68740
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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