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ZIP Code 68760

Primary City:Niobrara, NE (View All Cities)
County: Knox County
Timezone: Central (8:21pm)
Area code: 402 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.8, -98.0
ZIP (~19 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68760

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68760. 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 68760. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68760, 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:
Niobrara, NE
Acceptable:
Verdel

Stats and Demographics for the 68760 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68760 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 68760 are primarily American Indian or Alaskan Native. 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 families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68760 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,364
Population Density 7 people per sq mi
Housing Units 896
Median Home Value $70,100
Land Area 209.53 sq mi
Water Area 14.26 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 538
Median Household Income $29,605

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male62576746253443343537434053294023129
Female575750483325363146414845542726161817
Total1191141179458597965817891851075666393026

Gender

 Male 689 51%
 Female 675 49%
Gender

Race

 White 637 46.7%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 685 50.2%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 40 2.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner117406587644015
Renter154740333222146
Total16648098119865421

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 227 42%
 Single Guardian 117 22%
 Singles 174 32%
 Singles With Roommate 20 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 366 68%
 Households with Kids 172 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male161310121171118101710131611811111062
Female119141413813914810149914969105
Total272224262415242724252027252022201719167

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68760 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 68760 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 68760 real estate data, the median home value of $70,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 68760 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 68760 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally < $200/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68760 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,364 100%
 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 99 11%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 230 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 209 23%
 Households Vacant 358 40%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 15 4.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1.1%
 For Sale Only 7 2.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 0.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 302 84.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 28 7.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 57 23%
 2 Bedroom 74 29%
 3+ Bedroom 120 48%
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 $29,605 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 68760 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 68760 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 444 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 260 25%
 No Earnings 321 31%
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 444 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 260 25%
 No Earnings 321 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 459 83%
 Public transportation 9 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 43 8%
 Worked at Home 42 8%
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 85 19.3%
 High School Graduate 272 61.7%
 Associate's degree 33 7.5%
 Bachelor's degree 31 7.0%
 Master's degree 11 2.5%
 Professional school degree 1 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 8 1.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 330 98%
 Enrolled in Private School 1 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 7 2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68760

ZIP Code 68760 is in the Niobrara Public Schools. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68760.

Niobrara Elementary School
247 North Hwy 12
Niobrara, NE 68760
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Niobrara Public Schools
Santee Elementary School
206 Frazier Ave East
Niobrara, NE 68760
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Santee Community School District
Niobrara Secondary School
247 North Hwy 12
Niobrara, NE 68760
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Niobrara Public Schools
Santee High School
206 Frazier Ave East
Niobrara, NE 68760
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Santee Community School District

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