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ZIP Code 68823

Primary City:Burwell, NE (View All Cities)
County: Garfield County
Timezone: Central (10:19am)
Area code: 308 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.9, -99.0
ZIP (~22 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68823

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68823. 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 68823. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68823, 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:
Burwell, NE

Stats and Demographics for the 68823 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68823 is located in central Nebraska and covers an extremely 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 68823 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68823 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,401
Population Density 3 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,443
Median Home Value $87,700
Land Area 929.68 sq mi
Water Area 4.54 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,089
Median Household Income $42,436

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 50Female Median Age: 51

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male5163778648524643577897121789275523738
Female567273613137405864959990939567545966
Total10713515014779898610112117319621117118714210696104

Gender

 Male 1,191 50%
 Female 1,210 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,379 99.1%
 Black Or African American 3 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.0%
 Asian 3 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 5 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 9 0.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner651671571911709442
Renter2849404138254941
Total3410010719822919514383

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 629 58%
 Single Guardian 64 6%
 Singles 367 34%
 Singles With Roommate 29 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 850 78%
 Households with Kids 239 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male121010128131372212122018152216221886
Female101391615112115101014181912152291059
Total2223192823243422322226383727373831281315

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68823 has a large 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 68823 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68823 real estate data, the median home value of $87,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 68823. Rentals in 68823 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68823 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,371 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 30 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 338 23%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 440 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 311 22%
 Households Vacant 354 25%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 23 6.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.3%
 For Sale Only 12 3.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 2.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 233 65.8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 75 21.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 5 2%
 1 Bedroom 69 29%
 2 Bedroom 61 26%
 3+ Bedroom 102 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 $42,436 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 68823 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 68823 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. The commute in 68823 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 849 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 497 27%
 No Earnings 515 28%
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 849 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 497 27%
 No Earnings 515 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 928 81.7%
 Public transportation 5 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 76 6.7%
 Worked at Home 127 11.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 37 4.5%
 High School Graduate 593 71.9%
 Associate's degree 90 10.9%
 Bachelor's degree 77 9.3%
 Master's degree 3 0.4%
 Professional school degree 16 1.9%
 Doctorate degree 9 1.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 370 82.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 26 5.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 53 11.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68823

ZIP Code 68823 is in the Burwell Public Schools. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68823.

Burwell Elementary School
204 South 4th
Burwell, NE 68823
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Burwell Public Schools
District 70 Elementary School
47017 Cedar River Rd
Burwell, NE 68823
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Burwell Public Schools
Burwell Jr-Sr High School
190 I St
Burwell, NE 68823
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Burwell Public Schools

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