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ZIP Code 68852

Primary City:Litchfield, NE (View All Cities)
County: Sherman County
Timezone: Central (5:32am)
Area code: 308 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.2, -99.1
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68852

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68852. 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 68852. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68852, 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:
Litchfield, NE
Unacceptable:
Clay, Elm

Stats and Demographics for the 68852 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68852 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 68852 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68852 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 565
Population Density 5 people per sq mi
Housing Units 277
Median Home Value $90,700
Land Area 109.40 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 233
Median Household Income $48,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male21131725351219111826282013151358
Female1326302078722241430202112121188
Total343947451013194135325648412527241316

Gender

 Male 272 48%
 Female 293 52%
Gender

Race

 White 564 99.8%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.2%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 0 0.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner011275346282114
Renter26856330
Total217355852312414

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 141 61%
 Single Guardian 27 12%
 Singles 60 26%
 Singles With Roommate 5 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 165 71%
 Households with Kids 68 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male06823431243163946421
Female34334466657783755302
Total31011578978910814616911723

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68852 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 68852 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68852 real estate data, the median home value of $90,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 68852 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 68852 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68852 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 565 100%
 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 87 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 113 41%
 Renter Occupied Households 33 12%
 Households Vacant 44 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 10 23%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 29 66%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 2 4%
 2 Bedroom 6 11%
 3+ Bedroom 47 85%
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 $48,750 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 68852 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 68852 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. However, that is not the case in 68852. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 247 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 119 22%
 No Earnings 168 31%
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 247 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 119 22%
 No Earnings 168 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 274 82%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 20 6%
 Worked at Home 41 12%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 22 8%
 High School Graduate 196 73%
 Associate's degree 31 12%
 Bachelor's degree 9 3%
 Master's degree 9 3%
 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 162 96%
 Enrolled in Private School 4 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 2 1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68852

ZIP Code 68852 is in the Litchfield Public Schools. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68852.

Litchfield Elementary School
500 North Main
Litchfield, NE 68852
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Litchfield Public Schools
Litchfield High School
500 North Main
Litchfield, NE 68852
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Litchfield Public Schools

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