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ZIP Code 68843

Primary City:Hampton, NE (View All Cities)
County: Hamilton County
Timezone: Central (9:30am)
Area code: 402 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.9, -97.9
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68843

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68843. 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 68843. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68843, 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:
Hampton, NE

Stats and Demographics for the 68843 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68843 is located in southeast 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 68843 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also an extremely large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68843 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 806
Population Density 10 people per sq mi
Housing Units 345
Median Home Value $110,800
Land Area 82.62 sq mi
Water Area 0.19 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 320
Median Household Income $56,354

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male222230311519929223445343121169135
Female161745319171228243737382421717136
Total383975622436215746718272554223262611

Gender

 Male 407 50%
 Female 399 50%
Gender

Race

 White 789 97.9%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 4 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 10 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner12042716136307
Renter678158242
Total72750866938349

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 234 73%
 Single Guardian 21 7%
 Singles 60 19%
 Singles With Roommate 5 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 227 71%
 Households with Kids 93 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male65166462442879558853
Female34341254513671271075454
Total9941076116917815191615121312107

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68843 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 68843 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68843 real estate data, the median home value of $110,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 68843. Rentals in 68843 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68843 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 806 100%
 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 150 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 118 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 52 15%
 Households Vacant 25 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 32%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 4 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 11 44%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 15 31%
 3+ Bedroom 34 69%
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 $56,354 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 68843 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 68843 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 303 53%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 129 22%
 No Earnings 142 25%
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 303 53%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 129 22%
 No Earnings 142 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 365 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 21 5%
 Worked at Home 21 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 23 10%
 High School Graduate 126 55%
 Associate's degree 51 22%
 Bachelor's degree 22 10%
 Master's degree 6 3%
 Professional school degree 3 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 154 97%
 Enrolled in Private School 3 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 1 1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68843

ZIP Code 68843 is in the Hampton Public Schools. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68843.

Hampton Elementary School
558 5th St
Hampton, NE 68843
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hampton Public Schools
Hampton High School
458 5th St
Hampton, NE 68843
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hampton Public Schools
Hampton Lutheran School
732 N 3rd St
Hampton, NE 68843
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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