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ZIP Code 68777

Primary City:Spencer, NE (View All Cities)
County: Boyd County
Timezone: Central (4:16pm)
Area code: 402 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.9, -98.7
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68777

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68777. 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 68777. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68777, 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:
Spencer, NE

Stats and Demographics for the 68777 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68777 is located in north 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 68777 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 families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68777 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 774
Population Density 4 people per sq mi
Housing Units 453
Median Home Value $69,200
Land Area 177.32 sq mi
Water Area 1.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 354
Median Household Income $40,491

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 50Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male16201823151719162020423328312114189
Female17252627816131813303826302422172519
Total334544502333323433508059585543314328

Gender

 Male 380 49%
 Female 394 51%
Gender

Race

 White 749 96.8%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.6%
 Asian 8 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 7 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner218225759514718
Renter814101311987
Total1032327070605525

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 202 57%
 Single Guardian 28 8%
 Singles 117 33%
 Singles With Roommate 7 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 274 77%
 Households with Kids 80 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male12453635337332377512
Female55324547537448787410
Total677771171286147710101514922

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68777 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 68777 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68777 real estate data, the median home value of $69,200 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 68777. Rentals in 68777 are most commonly studio apartments. The rent for studio apartments is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68777 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 774 100%
 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 105 23%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 169 37%
 Renter Occupied Households 80 18%
 Households Vacant 99 22%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 5 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 27 27%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 56 57%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 20 45%
 1 Bedroom 8 18%
 2 Bedroom 2 5%
 3+ Bedroom 14 32%
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 $40,491 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 68777 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 68777 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. More commuters in 68777 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 198 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 116 21%
 No Earnings 227 42%
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 198 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 116 21%
 No Earnings 227 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 242 80%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 19 6%
 Worked at Home 40 13%
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 23 9%
 High School Graduate 141 58%
 Associate's degree 18 7%
 Bachelor's degree 54 22%
 Master's degree 3 1%
 Professional school degree 2 1%
 Doctorate degree 4 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 87 73%
 Enrolled in Private School 19 16%
 Not Enrolled in School 14 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68777

ZIP Code 68777 is in the West Boyd School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68777.

West Boyd Middle School
106 East Greig St
Spencer, NE 68777
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: West Boyd School District
West Boyd High School
106 East Greig St
Spencer, NE 68777
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: West Boyd School District

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