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ZIP Code 68956

Primary City:Kenesaw, NE (View All Cities)
County: Adams County
Timezone: Central (2:33pm)
Area code: 402 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.6, -98.7
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68956

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68956. 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 68956. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68956, 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:
Kenesaw, NE
Unacceptable:
Denman, Wanda

Stats and Demographics for the 68956 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68956 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 68956 are primarily white. The number of seniors is large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s 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 68956 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,215
Population Density 12 people per sq mi
Housing Units 493
Median Home Value $103,500
Land Area 98.03 sq mi
Water Area 0.66 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 456
Median Household Income $65,625

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male423347521732333443534641302921241310
Female454443453324284040444635313124201824
Total877790975056617483979276616045443134

Gender

 Male 600 49%
 Female 615 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,188 97.8%
 Black Or African American 3 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.4%
 Asian 8 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 7 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1135618967563914
Renter52321128582
Total16588210175614716

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 286 63%
 Single Guardian 42 9%
 Singles 109 24%
 Singles With Roommate 19 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 296 65%
 Households with Kids 160 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male77711585691567910111811844
Female121021299415786813891281152
Total191792314179211623121522182030191996

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68956 has a small 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 68956 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68956 real estate data, the median home value of $103,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 68956 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 68956 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68956 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,171 96%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 44 4%
 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 213 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 159 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 84 17%
 Households Vacant 37 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 3%
 For Sale Only 5 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 24 65%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 3 3%
 2 Bedroom 49 52%
 3+ Bedroom 42 45%
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 $65,625 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 68956 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 68956 can expect to fall in that range. 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 493 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 286 28%
 No Earnings 239 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 493 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 286 28%
 No Earnings 239 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 590 91.6%
 Public transportation 2 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 11 1.7%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 13 2.0%
 Worked at Home 28 4.3%
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 36 8%
 High School Graduate 261 60%
 Associate's degree 68 16%
 Bachelor's degree 58 13%
 Master's degree 8 2%
 Professional school degree 5 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 185 67.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 77 28.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 12 4.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68956

ZIP Code 68956 is in the Kenesaw Public Schools. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68956.

Kenesaw Elementary School
110 North 5th Ave
Kenesaw, NE 68956
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kenesaw Public Schools
Kenesaw Secondary School
110 North 5th Ave
Kenesaw, NE 68956
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Kenesaw Public Schools

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