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ZIP Code 68966

Primary City:Orleans, NE (View All Cities)
County: Harlan County
Timezone: Central (12:03pm)
Area code: 308 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.2, -99.5
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68966

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68966. 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 68966. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68966, 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:
Orleans, NE

Stats and Demographics for the 68966 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68966 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 68966 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68966 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 674
Population Density 5 people per sq mi
Housing Units 385
Median Home Value $52,900
Land Area 123.11 sq mi
Water Area 0.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 299
Median Household Income $46,905

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male15222226141418212423313222231612810
Female111724204151021213227193021221377
Total263946461829284245555851524438251517

Gender

 Male 353 52%
 Female 321 48%
Gender

Race

 White 661 98.1%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 3 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 8 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 1 0.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner114394555412510
Renter41591210973
Total529485765503213

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 173 58%
 Single Guardian 20 7%
 Singles 89 30%
 Singles With Roommate 17 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 224 75%
 Households with Kids 75 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male34355464353257555836
Female35022316523694448132
Total693777710876814119913968

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68966 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 68966 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68966 real estate data, the median home value of $52,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 68966 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 68966 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68966 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 673 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 1 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 118 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 112 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 69 18%
 Households Vacant 86 22%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 10 12%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 9 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 13 15%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 45 52%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 2 2%
 1 Bedroom 6 7%
 2 Bedroom 13 15%
 3+ Bedroom 65 76%
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 $46,905 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 68966 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. More commuters in 68966 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 276 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 130 24%
 No Earnings 142 26%
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 276 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 130 24%
 No Earnings 142 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 345 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 5 1%
 Worked at Home 21 6%
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 18 7.2%
 High School Graduate 155 61.8%
 Associate's degree 56 22.3%
 Bachelor's degree 21 8.4%
 Master's degree 1 0.4%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 183 88%
 Enrolled in Private School 11 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 13 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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