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ZIP Code 68863

Primary City:Overton, NE (View All Cities)
County: Dawson County
Timezone: Central (1:49am)
Area code: 308 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.8, -99.5
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68863

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68863. 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 68863. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68863, 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:
Overton, NE

Stats and Demographics for the 68863 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68863 is located in south 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 68863 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68863 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,151
Population Density 9 people per sq mi
Housing Units 507
Median Home Value $81,500
Land Area 122.11 sq mi
Water Area 2.17 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 436
Median Household Income $47,361

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male5251523730423728443246563221221387
Female365027333027432744333948292318101212
Total88101797060698055886585104614440232019

Gender

 Male 610 53%
 Female 541 47%
Gender

Race

 White 1,099 95.5%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 0.9%
 Asian 4 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 27 2.3%
 Two Or More Races 10 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner445536778482712
Renter1026231420513
Total1471768198532815

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 264 61%
 Single Guardian 64 15%
 Singles 96 22%
 Singles With Roommate 12 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 288 66%
 Households with Kids 148 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1016116145109131110108136156735
Female497761015118675451138835
Total142518132015252021171715121817181415610

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68863 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 68863 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68863 real estate data, the median home value of $81,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 68863 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 68863 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68863 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,151 100%
 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 207 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 127 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 102 20%
 Households Vacant 71 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 37 52%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 3%
 For Sale Only 7 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 14 20%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 9 6%
 2 Bedroom 48 31%
 3+ Bedroom 99 63%
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 $47,361 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 68863 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 68863 can expect to fall in that range. 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 485 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 232 25%
 No Earnings 214 23%
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 485 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 232 25%
 No Earnings 214 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 534 85%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 38 6%
 Worked at Home 54 9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 55 13.3%
 High School Graduate 271 65.3%
 Associate's degree 35 8.4%
 Bachelor's degree 51 12.3%
 Master's degree 3 0.7%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 300 93%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 22 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68863

ZIP Code 68863 is in the Overton Public Schools. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68863.

Overton Elementary School
401 7th St
Overton, NE 68863
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Overton Public Schools
Overton High School
401 7th St
Overton, NE 68863
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Overton Public Schools

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