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ZIP Code 68756

Primary City:Neligh, NE (View All Cities)
County: Antelope County
Timezone: Central (4:18am)
Area code: 402 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.2, -97.9
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68756

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68756. 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 68756. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68756, 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:
Neligh, NE

Stats and Demographics for the 68756 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68756 is located in northeast 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 68756 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68756 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,058
Population Density 16 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,017
Median Home Value $77,500
Land Area 130.83 sq mi
Water Area 0.19 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 903
Median Household Income $43,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 47Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male616166653959415535736985845548402636
Female525968613047444951748874854759405280
Total1131201341266910685104861471571591691021078078116

Gender

 Male 998 48%
 Female 1,060 52%
Gender

Race

 White 2,001 97.2%
 Black Or African American 8 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.2%
 Asian 12 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 19 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 14 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner544731331621167739
Renter2347323836182436
Total289110517119813410175

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 475 53%
 Single Guardian 84 9%
 Singles 315 35%
 Singles With Roommate 29 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 688 76%
 Households with Kids 215 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male11910229121691591515161115111411145
Female141271110141412919101016131814121162
Total252117331926302124282525322433252622207

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68756 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 68756 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68756 real estate data, the median home value of $77,500 is low 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 68756. Rentals in 68756 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68756 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,994 96.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 6 0.3%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 58 2.8%
 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 317 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 332 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 254 25%
 Households Vacant 114 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 18 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 8 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 27 24%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 56 49%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 2 1%
 1 Bedroom 39 16%
 2 Bedroom 122 50%
 3+ Bedroom 82 33%
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 $43,750 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 68756 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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 68756 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 727 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 456 27%
 No Earnings 487 29%
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 727 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 456 27%
 No Earnings 487 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 944 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 33 3%
 Worked at Home 46 4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 85 12%
 High School Graduate 391 57%
 Associate's degree 77 11%
 Bachelor's degree 88 13%
 Master's degree 27 4%
 Professional school degree 22 3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 296 96%
 Enrolled in Private School 2 1%
 Not Enrolled in School 11 4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68756

ZIP Code 68756 is in the Neligh-Oakdale School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68756.

Elementary School at Neligh-Oakdale
600 J St
Neligh, NE 68756
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Neligh-Oakdale School District
Central Learning Center
402 P St
Neligh, NE 68756
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Educational Service Unit 08 School District
Neligh-Oakdale Jr/Sr High School
600 J St
Neligh, NE 68756
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Neligh-Oakdale School District
Central Learning Center - South
212 Main St
Neligh, NE 68756
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Educational Service Unit 08 School District

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