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ZIP Code 68871

Primary City:Rockville, NE (View All Cities)
County: Sherman County
Timezone: Central (6:34am)
Area code: 308 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.1, -98.9
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68871

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68871. 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 68871. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68871, 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:
Rockville, NE
Unacceptable:
Bristol

Stats and Demographics for the 68871 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68871 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 68871 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68871 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 250
Population Density 4 people per sq mi
Housing Units 127
Median Home Value $100,000
Land Area 65.39 sq mi
Water Area 0.92 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 110
Median Household Income $45,500

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male11125954467812111147834
Female788455341068610815453
Total18201313109710171420172112221287

Gender

 Male 131 52%
 Female 119 48%
Gender

Race

 White 248 99%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 2 1%
 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
Owner1410161918166
Renter15344120
Total2913202319186

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 65 59%
 Single Guardian 7 6%
 Singles 36 33%
 Singles With Roommate 2 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 82 75%
 Households with Kids 28 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male40220451211210203220
Female13111203240211002202
Total53331654451421205422

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68871 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 68871 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68871 real estate data, the median home value of $100,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 68871. Rentals in 68871 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68871 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 250 100%
 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 38 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 52 41%
 Renter Occupied Households 20 16%
 Households Vacant 17 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 14 82%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 10 63%
 3+ Bedroom 6 38%
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 $45,500 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 68871 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. 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 68871. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 76 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 33 21%
 No Earnings 47 30%
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 76 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 33 21%
 No Earnings 47 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 96 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 7 7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 68871 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 0 0%
 High School Graduate 60 81%
 Associate's degree 6 8%
 Bachelor's degree 8 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 89 94%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 6 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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