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ZIP Code 68844

Primary City:Hazard, NE (View All Cities)
County: Sherman County
Timezone: Central (2:11am)
Area code: 308 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.06, -99.06
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68844

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68844. 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 68844. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68844, 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:
Hazard, NE

Stats and Demographics for the 68844 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68844 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 68844 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is 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 68844 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 228
Population Density 5 people per sq mi
Housing Units 118
Median Home Value $150,000
Land Area 44.73 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 105
Median Household Income $63,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male66107378591141321210521
Female58112452910869394642
Total1114219712101419191022521141163

Gender

 Male 121 53%
 Female 107 47%
Gender

Race

 White 225 98.7%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 1 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 2 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3514171620113
Renter15241210
Total41016211722123

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 57 54%
 Single Guardian 7 7%
 Singles 40 38%
 Singles With Roommate 1 1%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 81 77%
 Households with Kids 24 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male00231021221322122201
Female30010112422223100100
Total30241133643545222301

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68844 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 68844 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68844 real estate data, the median home value of $150,000 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 68844. Rentals in 68844 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68844 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 228 100%
 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 44 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 45 38%
 Renter Occupied Households 16 14%
 Households Vacant 13 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 31%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 7 54%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 1 100%
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 $63,750 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 68844 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 68844 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 68844 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 127 55%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 56 24%
 No Earnings 46 20%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 127 55%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 56 24%
 No Earnings 46 20%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 161 94.2%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 9 5.3%
 Worked at Home 1 0.6%
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 6 6%
 High School Graduate 62 66%
 Associate's degree 16 17%
 Bachelor's degree 10 11%
 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 47 97.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 1 2.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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