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ZIP Code 68769

Primary City:Plainview, NE (View All Cities)
County: Pierce County
Timezone: Central (8:19pm)
Area code: 402 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.3, -97.8
ZIP (~16 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68769

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68769. 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 68769. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68769, 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:
Plainview, NE

Stats and Demographics for the 68769 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68769 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 68769 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 slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68769 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,806
Population Density 13 people per sq mi
Housing Units 913
Median Home Value $70,000
Land Area 143.58 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 777
Median Household Income $39,911

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male645861592652594148706557664836262438
Female505163533039465240726576514548403948
Total114109124112569110593881421301331179384666386

Gender

 Male 898 50%
 Female 908 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,774 98.2%
 Black Or African American 8 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.1%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 10 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 10 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner45976126127996739
Renter1947222815122017
Total23106981541421118756

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 432 56%
 Single Guardian 68 9%
 Singles 248 32%
 Singles With Roommate 29 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 569 73%
 Households with Kids 208 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1781214141171214121510141091314121111
Female899961051515121313178201212633
Total2517212320211227292428233118292526181414

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68769 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 68769 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68769 real estate data, the median home value of $70,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 68769 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 68769 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68769 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,773 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 33 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 306 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 291 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 180 20%
 Households Vacant 136 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 16 11.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 5.1%
 For Sale Only 8 5.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 15 11.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 89 65.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 7 5%
 1 Bedroom 14 10%
 2 Bedroom 61 43%
 3+ Bedroom 60 42%
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 $39,911 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 68769 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 68769 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 68769 can expect to fall in that range. 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 541 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 359 27%
 No Earnings 449 33%
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 541 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 359 27%
 No Earnings 449 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 634 86%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 32 4%
 Worked at Home 75 10%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 49 9%
 High School Graduate 340 61%
 Associate's degree 67 12%
 Bachelor's degree 77 14%
 Master's degree 10 2%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 12 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 202 78%
 Enrolled in Private School 29 11%
 Not Enrolled in School 29 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68769

ZIP Code 68769 is in the Plainview Public Schools. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68769.

Plainview Elementary School
301 West Woodland Ave
Plainview, NE 68769
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Plainview Public Schools
Plainview Secondary School
301 West Pilcher
Plainview, NE 68769
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Plainview Public Schools
Zion Lutheran School
102 N 6th St
Plainview, NE 68769
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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