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ZIP Code 68748

Primary City:Madison, NE (View All Cities)
County: Madison County
Timezone: Central (10:18am)
Area code: 402 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.8, -97.5
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68748

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68748. 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 68748. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68748, 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:
Madison, NE

Stats and Demographics for the 68748 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68748 is located in east Nebraska and covers a slightly higher 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 68748 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68748 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,260
Population Density 19 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,160
Median Home Value $76,800
Land Area 169.05 sq mi
Water Area 0.38 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,076
Median Household Income $55,327

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male125125147173961199889100125123106854628192938
Female1141041391489178838510710713287704633504372
Total23922928632118719718117420723225519315592616972110

Gender

 Male 1,671 51%
 Female 1,589 49%
Gender

Race

 White 2,364 72.5%
 Black Or African American 25 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 25 0.8%
 Asian 9 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.1%
 Other Race 771 23.7%
 Two Or More Races 63 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner997115214173857641
Renter30636745299815
Total39160182259202948456

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 638 59%
 Single Guardian 154 14%
 Singles 242 22%
 Singles With Roommate 42 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 657 61%
 Households with Kids 419 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1936222825231925333131283027394133322818
Female2626212216172329193722263024232843342013
Total4562435041404254526853546051626976664831

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68748 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 68748 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68748 real estate data, the median home value of $76,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 68748 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 68748 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68748 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,095 95%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 68 2%
 Juvenile Facilities 36 1%
 Nursing Facilities 61 2%
 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 415 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 395 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 266 23%
 Households Vacant 84 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 16 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 9 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 50 60%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 18 7%
 1 Bedroom 16 6%
 2 Bedroom 60 24%
 3+ Bedroom 157 63%
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 $55,327 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 68748 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 68748 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 68748 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 1,366 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 684 25%
 No Earnings 658 24%
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 1,366 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 684 25%
 No Earnings 658 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,422 83%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 194 11%
 Worked at Home 103 6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 373 30.9%
 High School Graduate 551 45.6%
 Associate's degree 122 10.1%
 Bachelor's degree 112 9.3%
 Master's degree 44 3.6%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 7 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 635 71%
 Enrolled in Private School 168 19%
 Not Enrolled in School 88 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68748

ZIP Code 68748 is in the Northeast Ne Juvenile Services School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68748.

Northeast Ne Juvenile Services
1313 1/2 North Main St
Madison, NE 68748
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Northeast Ne Juvenile Services School District
Madison Middle School
700 South Kent
Madison, NE 68748
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Madison Public Schools
Madison Elementary School
405 East 8th
Madison, NE 68748
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Madison Public Schools
Madison High School
700 South Kent
Madison, NE 68748
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Madison Public Schools
St Leonard School
504 S Nebraska St
Madison, NE 68748
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Trinity Lutheran School
705 W 6th St
Madison, NE 68748
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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