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ZIP Code 68822

Primary City:Broken Bow, NE (View All Cities)
County: Custer County
Timezone: Central (8:29pm)
Area code: 308 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.5, -99.5
ZIP (~19 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68822

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68822. 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 68822. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68822, 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:
Broken Bow, NE

Stats and Demographics for the 68822 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68822 is located in central Nebraska and covers a large 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 68822 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68822 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,834
Population Density 12 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,298
Median Home Value $91,700
Land Area 397.44 sq mi
Water Area 0.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,077
Median Household Income $42,219

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male17517916415510212115112112814118817413411898716553
Female1711631371388713514512613216016817816413110411099148
Total346342301293189256296247260301356352298249202181164201

Gender

 Male 2,338 48%
 Female 2,496 52%
Gender

Race

 White 4,647 96.1%
 Black Or African American 19 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 26 0.5%
 Asian 5 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 75 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 62 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1015917427930222717573
Renter7313810410377506073
Total83297278382379277235146

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,049 51%
 Single Guardian 254 12%
 Singles 697 34%
 Singles With Roommate 77 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,494 72%
 Households with Kids 583 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3633304940413530333028284137412730332410
Female2638403539373427262927312921392234271617
Total6271708479786957595955597058804964604027

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68822 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 68822 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68822 real estate data, the median home value of $91,700 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 68822. Rentals in 68822 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 68822 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,730 97.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 6 0.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 98 2.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 736 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 663 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 678 30%
 Households Vacant 221 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 43 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Sale Only 28 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 25 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 115 52%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 108 20%
 2 Bedroom 231 43%
 3+ Bedroom 197 37%
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 $42,219 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 68822 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 68822 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 1,863 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 807 22%
 No Earnings 933 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 1,863 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 807 22%
 No Earnings 933 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,295 91.3%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 8 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 124 4.9%
 Worked at Home 88 3.5%
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 145 10%
 High School Graduate 839 59%
 Associate's degree 87 6%
 Bachelor's degree 229 16%
 Master's degree 57 4%
 Professional school degree 36 3%
 Doctorate degree 34 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 799 81.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 106 10.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 81 8.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68822

ZIP Code 68822 is in the Broken Bow Public Schools. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68822.

New Discoveries North Preschool
44003 Rd 801
Broken Bow, NE 68822
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Broken Bow Public Schools
Sandhills Educ Services Coop
924 East South East St
Broken Bow, NE 68822
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Broken Bow Public Schools
Custer Elementary School
727 South 6th Ave
Broken Bow, NE 68822
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Broken Bow Public Schools
North Park Elementary School
1135 North H St
Broken Bow, NE 68822
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Broken Bow Public Schools
Broken Bow Middle School
322 North 9th Ave
Broken Bow, NE 68822
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Broken Bow Public Schools
New Discoveries East Preschool
924 East South East St
Broken Bow, NE 68822
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Broken Bow Public Schools
Broken Bow High School
323 North 7th Ave
Broken Bow, NE 68822
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Broken Bow Public Schools

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