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ZIP Code 68801

Primary City:Grand Island, NE (View All Cities)
County: Hall County
Timezone: Central (10:44pm)
Area code: 308 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.0, -98.3
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68801

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68801. 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 68801. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68801, 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:
Grand Island, NE
Unacceptable:
Hall County Regional Airport

Stats and Demographics for the 68801 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68801 is located in south 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 68801 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is slightly higher than average. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68801 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 30,005
Population Density 335 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,506
Median Home Value $96,600
Land Area 89.68 sq mi
Water Area 1.42 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,811
Median Household Income $45,136

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,3861,2631,1741,0711,0641,2431,0761,0539941,014986787665521335288242164
Female1,2601,2221,0901,0348821,1121,002946884988920819659500386341316318
Total2,6462,4852,2642,1051,9462,3552,0781,9991,8782,0021,9061,6061,3241,021721629558482

Gender

 Male 15,326 51%
 Female 14,679 49%
Gender

Race

 White 22,613 75.4%
 Black Or African American 744 2.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 388 1.3%
 Asian 335 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 86 0.3%
 Other Race 5,009 16.7%
 Two Or More Races 830 2.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1168261,1671,4511,313843630218
Renter5111,178871746419181188153
Total6272,0042,0382,1971,7321,024818371

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,131 47%
 Single Guardian 2,085 19%
 Singles 2,850 26%
 Singles With Roommate 745 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,724 62%
 Households with Kids 4,087 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male293296263262244268240252259239240214221260223236211210191200
Female229264244259241254236262229231223217209210199228211203193146
Total522560507521485522476514488470463431430470422464422413384346

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68801 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 68801 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68801 real estate data, the median home value of $96,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 68801 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 68801 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68801 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 29,422 98.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 225 0.7%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 113 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 245 0.8%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,158 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,406 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,247 37%
 Households Vacant 695 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 268 39%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 2%
 For Sale Only 131 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 24 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 57 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 200 29%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 103 2%
 1 Bedroom 992 23%
 2 Bedroom 1,713 40%
 3+ Bedroom 1,459 34%
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 $45,136 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 68801 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. The commute in 68801 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 10,632 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,016 30%
 No Earnings 5,493 24%
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 10,632 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,016 30%
 No Earnings 5,493 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 14,895 94.9%
 Public transportation 227 1.4%
 Taxicab 11 0.1%
 Motorcycle 27 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 256 1.6%
 Worked at Home 273 1.7%
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 3,049 31.5%
 High School Graduate 4,709 48.7%
 Associate's degree 614 6.4%
 Bachelor's degree 827 8.6%
 Master's degree 205 2.1%
 Professional school degree 196 2.0%
 Doctorate degree 68 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,690 82.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 348 5.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 834 12.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68801

ZIP Code 68801 is in the Boys Town Interim Prg School District. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68801.

Grand Island Shelter
3230 Wildwood Dr
Grand Island, NE 68801
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Boys Town Interim Prg School District
Barr Middle School
602 West Stolley Park Rd
Grand Island, NE 68801
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Grand Island Public Schools
Dodge Elementary School
641 South Oak St
Grand Island, NE 68801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Grand Island Public Schools
Starr Elementary School
315 Wyandotte St
Grand Island, NE 68801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Grand Island Public Schools
Howard Elementary School
502 West 9th St
Grand Island, NE 68801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Grand Island Public Schools
Jefferson Elementary School
1314 West 7th St
Grand Island, NE 68801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Grand Island Public Schools
Knickrehm Elementary School
2013 North Oak St
Grand Island, NE 68801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Grand Island Public Schools
Lincoln Elementary School
805 Beal St
Grand Island, NE 68801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Grand Island Public Schools
Seedling Mile Elementary School
3208 East Seeding Mile Rd
Grand Island, NE 68801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Grand Island Public Schools
Stolley Park Elementary School
1700 West Stolley Park Rd
Grand Island, NE 68801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Grand Island Public Schools
Wasmer Elementary School
318 South Clark St
Grand Island, NE 68801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Grand Island Public Schools
Trinity Lutheran School
208 W 13th St
Grand Island, NE 68801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Platte Valley Elementary School
636 S Shady Bend Rd
Grand Island, NE 68801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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