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ZIP Code 68788

Primary City:West Point, NE (View All Cities)
County: Cuming County
Timezone: Central (2:15am)
Area code: 402 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.9, -96.7
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68788

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68788. 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 68788. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68788, 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:
West Point, NE

Stats and Demographics for the 68788 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68788 is located in east 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 68788 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 68788 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,898
Population Density 25 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,237
Median Home Value $100,900
Land Area 192.43 sq mi
Water Area 2.13 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,009
Median Household Income $47,344

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1551892001508312312311516017320816216111181907167
Female1471821901539411611013214019316714616110893116103125
Total302371390303177239233247300366375308322219174206174192

Gender

 Male 2,422 49%
 Female 2,476 51%
Gender

Race

 White 4,428 90.4%
 Black Or African American 12 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 16 0.3%
 Asian 10 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 383 7.8%
 Two Or More Races 47 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1210920531130020819478
Renter46140968161317265
Total58249301392361239266143

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,161 58%
 Single Guardian 201 10%
 Singles 585 29%
 Singles With Roommate 62 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,419 71%
 Households with Kids 590 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male303429384433432445463440423836363128197
Female2830322638393236372736473842403832281515
Total5864616482727560827370878080767463563422

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68788 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 68788 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68788 real estate data, the median home value of $100,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 68788. Rentals in 68788 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68788 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,849 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 49 1%
 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 736 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 681 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 592 26%
 Households Vacant 228 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 75 33%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 22 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 37 16%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 83 36%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 31 5%
 1 Bedroom 54 8%
 2 Bedroom 282 43%
 3+ Bedroom 282 43%
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 $47,344 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 68788 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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 68788 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 1,926 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 958 25%
 No Earnings 1,008 26%
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 1,926 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 958 25%
 No Earnings 1,008 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,385 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 182 7%
 Worked at Home 66 3%
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 154 9.3%
 High School Graduate 1,070 64.4%
 Associate's degree 142 8.5%
 Bachelor's degree 247 14.9%
 Master's degree 18 1.1%
 Professional school degree 22 1.3%
 Doctorate degree 8 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 595 52%
 Enrolled in Private School 488 43%
 Not Enrolled in School 58 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68788

ZIP Code 68788 is in the West Point Public Schools. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68788.

West Point Elementary School
1200 East Washington
West Point, NE 68788
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Point Public Schools
West Point - Beemer Middle School
1200 East Washington
West Point, NE 68788
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: West Point Public Schools
West Point-Beemer High School
1200 East Washington
West Point, NE 68788
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: West Point Public Schools
Guardian Angels Elementary School
408 E Walnut St
West Point, NE 68788
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Paul Lutheran School
325 N Colfax St
West Point, NE 68788
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Central Catholic High School
419 E Decatur St
West Point, NE 68788
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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