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ZIP Code 68746

Primary City:Lynch, NE (View All Cities)
County: Boyd County
Timezone: Central (5:56pm)
Area code: 402 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.9, -98.4
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68746

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68746. 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 68746. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68746, 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:
Lynch, NE
Acceptable:
Monowi

Stats and Demographics for the 68746 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68746 is located in north 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 68746 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68746 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 480
Population Density 2 people per sq mi
Housing Units 439
Median Home Value $46,700
Land Area 233.37 sq mi
Water Area 4.61 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 220
Median Household Income $38,000

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 49Male Median Age: 49Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1117171972147141815231815201434
Female141519111131410817181414201520109
Total25323630185281722353337323535341313

Gender

 Male 238 50%
 Female 242 50%
Gender

Race

 White 465 96.9%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.4%
 Asian 1 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.4%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 10 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner31016314137319
Renter27765672
Total517233746433811

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 108 49%
 Single Guardian 25 11%
 Singles 80 36%
 Singles With Roommate 7 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 168 76%
 Households with Kids 52 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male22415504324425467110
Female61142452226641531111
Total8355795654101066998221

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68746 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 68746 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68746 real estate data, the median home value of $46,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 68746 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 68746 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 68746 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 480 100%
 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 56 13%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 122 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 42 10%
 Households Vacant 219 50%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 2.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 1 0.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 169 77.2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 44 20.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 6 19%
 2 Bedroom 14 44%
 3+ Bedroom 12 38%
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 $38,000 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 68746 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. A higher percentage of people in 68746 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 68746 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 142 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 76 21%
 No Earnings 151 41%
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 142 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 76 21%
 No Earnings 151 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 130 74%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 11 6%
 Worked at Home 35 20%
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 12 7.6%
 High School Graduate 108 68.8%
 Associate's degree 23 14.6%
 Bachelor's degree 13 8.3%
 Master's degree 0 0.0%
 Professional school degree 1 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 113 78%
 Enrolled in Private School 11 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 21 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68746

ZIP Code 68746 is in the Lynch Public Schools. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68746.

Lynch Elementary School
701 Hoffman St
Lynch, NE 68746
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lynch Public Schools
Lynch Secondary School
701 Hoffman St
Lynch, NE 68746
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lynch Public Schools

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