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ZIP Code 68743

Primary City:Jackson, NE (View All Cities)
County: Dakota County
Timezone: Central (1:56pm)
Area code: 402 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.5, -96.6
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68743

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68743. 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 68743. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68743, 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:
Jackson, NE

Stats and Demographics for the 68743 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68743 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 68743 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 small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68743 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 693
Population Density 11 people per sq mi
Housing Units 285
Median Home Value $145,600
Land Area 63.70 sq mi
Water Area 1.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 254
Median Household Income $68,594

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male232526291520152816383627191218723
Female252729161318171826303220191515527
Total48525545283832464268684738273312410

Gender

 Male 359 52%
 Female 334 48%
Gender

Race

 White 640 92.4%
 Black Or African American 2 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 1.0%
 Asian 5 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 1.0%
 Other Race 23 3.3%
 Two Or More Races 9 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1183762443794
Renter49797330
Total52744715140124

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 163 64%
 Single Guardian 37 15%
 Singles 44 17%
 Singles With Roommate 10 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 166 65%
 Households with Kids 88 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male54542556755565395841
Female47396445889336542413
Total91181389911151314891181371254

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68743 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 68743 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68743 real estate data, the median home value of $145,600 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 68743. Rentals in 68743 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68743 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 693 100%
 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 141 49%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 71 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 42 15%
 Households Vacant 31 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 10%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 14 45%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 12 39%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 16 42%
 3+ Bedroom 22 58%
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 $68,594 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 68743 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 68743 can expect to fall in that range. 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 303 57%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 103 19%
 No Earnings 123 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 303 57%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 103 19%
 No Earnings 123 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 355 97.0%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 1 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 3 0.8%
 Worked at Home 7 1.9%
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 21 9.3%
 High School Graduate 155 68.3%
 Associate's degree 33 14.5%
 Bachelor's degree 17 7.5%
 Master's degree 1 0.4%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 116 90.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 9 7.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 3 2.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68743

ZIP Code 68743 is in the Ponca Public Schools. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68743.

Jackson Elementary
223 North John St
Jackson, NE 68743
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ponca Public Schools

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