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ZIP Code 68837

Primary City:Elyria, NE (View All Cities)
County: Valley County
Timezone: Central (11:54am)
Area code: 308 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.65, -99.06
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68837

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68837. 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 68837. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68837, 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:
Elyria, NE

Stats and Demographics for the 68837 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68837 is located in central Nebraska and covers a slightly less 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 68837 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68837 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 103
Population Density 4 people per sq mi
Housing Units 55
Median Home Value $29,500
Land Area 24.23 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 45
Median Household Income $29,583

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male333421233732522300
Female317410334722553302
Total641083156714541075602

Gender

 Male 48 47%
 Female 55 53%
Gender

Race

 White 103 100%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 0 0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner02398731
Renter12511011
Total148109742

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 25 56%
 Single Guardian 3 7%
 Singles 16 36%
 Singles With Roommate 1 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 33 73%
 Households with Kids 12 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male01011101011010120010
Female02100000123110100301
Total03111101134120220311

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68837 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 68837 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68837 real estate data, the median home value of $29,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 68837 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 68837 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68837 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 103 100%
 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 17 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 16 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 12 22%
 Households Vacant 10 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 20%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 8 80%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 5 100%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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 $29,583 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 68837 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. A higher percentage of people in 68837 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 68837 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 15 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 11 23%
 No Earnings 21 45%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 15 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 11 23%
 No Earnings 21 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 16 62%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 10 38%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 68837 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 0 0%
 High School Graduate 18 100%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4 67%
 Enrolled in Private School 2 33%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68837

ZIP Code 68837 is in the Ord Public Schools. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68837.

Elyria School
201 Benton St
Elyria, NE 68837
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ord Public Schools

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