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ZIP Code 68757

Primary City:Newcastle, NE (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (8:12pm)
Coordinates:42.6, -96.9
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68757

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68757. 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 68757. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68757, 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:
Newcastle, NE
Acceptable:
Obert

Stats and Demographics for the 68757 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68757 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 68757 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68757 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 754
Population Density 6 people per sq mi
Housing Units 418
Median Home Value $76,300
Land Area 127.96 sq mi
Water Area 3.71 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 306
Median Household Income $45,625

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male253027341319211722263132252621396
Female25242221141822192328213327246131116
Total505449552737433645545265525027162022

Gender

 Male 387 51%
 Female 367 49%
Gender

Race

 White 747 99.1%
 Black Or African American 4 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.3%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 1 0.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner724334958481815
Renter6126810444
Total1336395768522219

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 189 62%
 Single Guardian 29 9%
 Singles 74 24%
 Singles With Roommate 14 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 213 70%
 Households with Kids 93 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male104448656568535878833
Female35722547655642556411
Total139116101191311111311771312141244

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68757 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 68757 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68757 real estate data, the median home value of $76,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 68757 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 68757 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68757 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 754 100%
 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 139 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 113 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 54 13%
 Households Vacant 112 27%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 10 9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 6 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 76 68%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 20 18%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 8 14%
 2 Bedroom 18 31%
 3+ Bedroom 32 55%
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 $45,625 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 68757 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. However, that is not the case in 68757. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 241 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 142 25%
 No Earnings 196 34%
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 241 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 142 25%
 No Earnings 196 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 297 89%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 12 4%
 Worked at Home 23 7%
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 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 32 12%
 High School Graduate 166 64%
 Associate's degree 33 13%
 Bachelor's degree 18 7%
 Master's degree 7 3%
 Professional school degree 3 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 160 92%
 Enrolled in Private School 8 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 5 3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68757

ZIP Code 68757 is in the Newcastle Public Schools. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68757.

Newcastle Elementary School
509 Annie Steet
Newcastle, NE 68757
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Newcastle Public Schools
Newcastle Middle School
509 Annie St
Newcastle, NE 68757
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Newcastle Public Schools
Newcastle High School
509 Annie St
Newcastle, NE 68757
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Newcastle Public Schools

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