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ZIP Code 68901

Primary City:Hastings, NE (View All Cities)
County: Adams County
Timezone: Central (2:17am)
Area code: 402 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.6, -98.4
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68901

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68901. 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 68901. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68901, 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:
Hastings, NE
Unacceptable:
Good Samaritan Village, Hansen, Hastings Imperial Mall, Hastings Municipal Airport, Ingleside, Spencer Park, West Blue

Stats and Demographics for the 68901 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68901 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 68901 are primarily white. The number of young adults is large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68901 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 26,354
Population Density 192 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,340
Median Home Value $94,200
Land Area 137.10 sq mi
Water Area 0.57 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,577
Median Household Income $45,430

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9398638491,1391,229811767688736843950874665511363315253256
Female8388777491,0411,093758715673714854901887740557453461438554
Total1,7771,7401,5982,1802,3221,5691,4821,3611,4501,6971,8511,7611,4051,068816776691810

Gender

 Male 13,051 50%
 Female 13,303 50%
Gender

Race

 White 23,905 90.7%
 Black Or African American 242 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 119 0.5%
 Asian 422 1.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 15 0.1%
 Other Race 1,251 4.7%
 Two Or More Races 400 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1548029951,4671,504962693277
Renter592707548552408258321337
Total7461,5091,5432,0191,9121,2201,014614

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,001 47%
 Single Guardian 1,533 14%
 Singles 3,381 32%
 Singles With Roommate 662 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,471 71%
 Households with Kids 3,106 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male179174216188173183171153183185187174158145186176190237350332
Female168159174163180187168199143169155137145143149155173224340315
Total347333390351353370339352326354342311303288335331363461690647

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68901 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 68901 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 68901 real estate data, the median home value of $94,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 68901 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 68901 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68901 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 24,844 94.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 28 0.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 50 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 181 0.7%
 Other Institutional 19 0.1%
 College Student Housing 1,083 4.1%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 149 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,078 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,776 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,723 33%
 Households Vacant 763 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 329 43.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 22 2.9%
 For Sale Only 127 16.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 41 5.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 44 5.8%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 198 26.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 44 1%
 1 Bedroom 703 20%
 2 Bedroom 1,687 48%
 3+ Bedroom 1,045 30%
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 $45,430 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 68901 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. More commuters in 68901 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 9,228 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,986 29%
 No Earnings 5,606 27%
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 9,228 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,986 29%
 No Earnings 5,606 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,899 91.9%
 Public transportation 42 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 19 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 476 3.7%
 Worked at Home 511 3.9%
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 855 10%
 High School Graduate 5,001 61%
 Associate's degree 731 9%
 Bachelor's degree 998 12%
 Master's degree 247 3%
 Professional school degree 215 3%
 Doctorate degree 105 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,051 81.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 463 9.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 463 9.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68901

ZIP Code 68901 is in the Nebraska Youth Academy. There are 20 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68901.

Nebraska Youth Academy
4200 West 2nd Bldg 3
Hastings, NE 68901
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Nebraska Youth Academy
Life Skills Program
1117 East South St
Hastings, NE 68901
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Educational Service Unit 09 School District
Aim High Program
3190 East Community Dr
Hastings, NE 68901
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Educational Service Unit 09 School District
Adams County 15
1970 East 12th St
Hastings, NE 68901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Adams Central Public Schools
Tri-View School
1300 East Lochland Rd
Hastings, NE 68901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Adams Central Public Schools
Wallace School
2975 South Baltimore Ave
Hastings, NE 68901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Adams Central Public Schools
Alcott Elementary School
313 North Cedar
Hastings, NE 68901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hastings Public Schools
Hawthorne Elementary School
2200 West 9th St
Hastings, NE 68901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hastings Public Schools
Hastings Middle School
201 North Marian Rd
Hastings, NE 68901
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Hastings Public Schools
Lincoln Elementary School
720 South Franklin
Hastings, NE 68901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hastings Public Schools
Longfellow Elementary School
828 North Hastings
Hastings, NE 68901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hastings Public Schools
Morton Elementary School
731 North Baltimore
Hastings, NE 68901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hastings Public Schools
Raymond a Watson Elementary School
1720 North Crane
Hastings, NE 68901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hastings Public Schools
Esu #9 Preschool Home Base Prg
1117 East South St
Hastings, NE 68901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Educational Service Unit 09 School District
Adams County Early Learning Cntr
123 Marian Rd
Hastings, NE 68901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Educational Service Unit 09 School District
Adams Central Jr-Sr High School
1090 South Adams Rd
Hastings, NE 68901
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Adams Central Public Schools
Hastings Senior High School
1100 West 14th St
Hastings, NE 68901
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hastings Public Schools
Zion Lutheran School
465 S Marian Rd
Hastings, NE 68901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Cecilia Middle School/High School
521 N Kansas Ave
Hastings, NE 68901
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
St Michael'S Elementary School
721 Creighton Ave
Hastings, NE 68901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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