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ZIP Code 68920

Primary City:Alma, NE (View All Cities)
County: Harlan County
Timezone: Central (6:31am)
Area code: 308 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.1, -99.3
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68920

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68920. 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 68920. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68920, 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:
Alma, NE
Unacceptable:
Prairie Dog

Stats and Demographics for the 68920 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68920 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 68920 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 single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68920 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,446
Population Density 11 people per sq mi
Housing Units 753
Median Home Value $77,400
Land Area 127.29 sq mi
Water Area 10.49 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 640
Median Household Income $39,659

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 49Male Median Age: 50Female Median Age: 49

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male403642431526353937525560473936403630
Female454445392134313442426058464240402946
Total85808782366066737994115118938176806576

Gender

 Male 708 49%
 Female 738 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,426 98.6%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.2%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 11 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1445595112747233
Renter1222232813152120
Total136678123125899353

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 348 54%
 Single Guardian 54 8%
 Singles 219 34%
 Singles With Roommate 19 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 480 75%
 Households with Kids 160 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male74121151089487310149159822
Female988128101079116971210126833
Total16122023132018161319131217261927151655

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68920 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 68920 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68920 real estate data, the median home value of $77,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 68920. Rentals in 68920 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68920 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,400 96.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 3 0.2%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 42 2.9%
 Other Institutional 1 0.1%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 254 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 232 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 154 20%
 Households Vacant 113 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 11 10%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 3%
 For Sale Only 10 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 33 29%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 32 28%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 24 21%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 4 3%
 1 Bedroom 39 26%
 2 Bedroom 49 33%
 3+ Bedroom 57 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 $39,659 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 68920 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 68920 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 406 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 276 25%
 No Earnings 419 38%
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 406 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 276 25%
 No Earnings 419 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 492 89%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 36 7%
 Worked at Home 25 5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 32 6.0%
 High School Graduate 365 69.0%
 Associate's degree 31 5.9%
 Bachelor's degree 62 11.7%
 Master's degree 22 4.2%
 Professional school degree 13 2.5%
 Doctorate degree 4 0.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 157 86%
 Enrolled in Private School 4 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 21 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68920

ZIP Code 68920 is in the Alma Public Schools. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68920.

Alma Elementary at Alma
515 Jewell
Alma, NE 68920
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Alma Public Schools
Alma High School
515 Jewell
Alma, NE 68920
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Alma Public Schools

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