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ZIP Code 68824

Primary City:Cairo, NE (View All Cities)
County: Hall County
Timezone: Central (4:18pm)
Coordinates:41.0, -98.6
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68824

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68824. 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 68824. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68824, 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:
Cairo, NE
Unacceptable:
Mayfield, South Loup

Stats and Demographics for the 68824 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68824 is located in central 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 68824 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68824 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,414
Population Density 13 people per sq mi
Housing Units 586
Median Home Value $112,700
Land Area 106.65 sq mi
Water Area 0.33 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 542
Median Household Income $62,778

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male595554413334504342566154412222141316
Female445350453548394436595549393023201817
Total103108104866882898778115116103805245343133

Gender

 Male 710 50%
 Female 704 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,375 97.2%
 Black Or African American 4 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.1%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.1%
 Other Race 15 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 16 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner9526910089583821
Renter1529142214453
Total248183122103624324

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 364 67%
 Single Guardian 53 10%
 Singles 106 20%
 Singles With Roommate 19 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 363 67%
 Households with Kids 179 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male10111414127715141412811911681246
Female588141111813109109913101110954
Total151922282318152824232217202221171821910

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68824 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 68824 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68824 real estate data, the median home value of $112,700 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 68824. Rentals in 68824 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68824 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,414 100%
 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 257 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 179 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 106 18%
 Households Vacant 44 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 10 23%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 16%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 20 45%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 10 12%
 1 Bedroom 5 6%
 2 Bedroom 21 26%
 3+ Bedroom 45 56%
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 $62,778 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 68824 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 68824 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 461 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 237 25%
 No Earnings 259 27%
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 461 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 237 25%
 No Earnings 259 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 561 91%
 Public transportation 12 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 7 1%
 Worked at Home 34 6%
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 31 7.5%
 High School Graduate 280 67.8%
 Associate's degree 36 8.7%
 Bachelor's degree 40 9.7%
 Master's degree 21 5.1%
 Professional school degree 3 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 2 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 267 89%
 Enrolled in Private School 18 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 15 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68824

ZIP Code 68824 is in the Centura Public Schools. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68824.

Centura Elementary School
201 North Hwy 11
Cairo, NE 68824
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Centura Public Schools
Centura Secondary School
201 North Hwy 11
Cairo, NE 68824
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Centura Public Schools
New Hope Christian School
610 S High St
Cairo, NE 68824
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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