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ZIP Code 68942

Primary City:Guide Rock, NE (View All Cities)
County: Webster County
Timezone: Central (9:08pm)
Area code: 402 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.07, -98.33
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68942

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68942. 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 68942. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68942, 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:
Guide Rock, NE

Stats and Demographics for the 68942 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68942 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 68942 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely 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 68942 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 490
Population Density 3 people per sq mi
Housing Units 289
Median Home Value $45,200
Land Area 145.29 sq mi
Water Area 0.09 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 228
Median Household Income $34,107

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 49Male Median Age: 50Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male15112214913108121433191823101296
Female1171517888141320191118211312611
Total261837311721182225345230364423241517

Gender

 Male 258 53%
 Female 232 47%
Gender

Race

 White 480 98.0%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.6%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 7 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner318204534382412
Renter33656632
Total621265040442714

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 124 54%
 Single Guardian 17 7%
 Singles 82 36%
 Singles With Roommate 5 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 178 78%
 Households with Kids 50 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male46122224135356242332
Female21311501042315452602
Total674337251776611694934

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68942 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 68942 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68942 real estate data, the median home value of $45,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 68942 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 68942 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68942 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 490 100%
 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 85 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 109 38%
 Renter Occupied Households 34 12%
 Households Vacant 61 21%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 11 18%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 47 77%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 9 29%
 3+ Bedroom 22 71%
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 $34,107 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 68942 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. A higher percentage of people in 68942 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. 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 68942. 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 94 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 102 29%
 No Earnings 156 44%
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 94 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 102 29%
 No Earnings 156 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 106 65%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 5 3%
 Worked at Home 51 31%
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 8 6%
 High School Graduate 110 76%
 Associate's degree 12 8%
 Bachelor's degree 11 8%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 3 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 57 93%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 4 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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