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ZIP Code 68971

Primary City:Republican City, NE (View All Cities)
County: Harlan County
Timezone: Central (6:33am)
Area code: 308 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.11, -99.23
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68971

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68971. 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 68971. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68971, 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:
Republican City, NE
Acceptable:
Huntley, Repub City
Unacceptable:
Mullally

Stats and Demographics for the 68971 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68971 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 68971 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also an extremely small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68971 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 458
Population Density 5 people per sq mi
Housing Units 798
Median Home Value $77,400
Land Area 93.70 sq mi
Water Area 9.95 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 224
Median Household Income $49,107

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 56Male Median Age: 55Female Median Age: 56

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male121091225125101524252923201074
Female779147510651127222729141464
Total1917182691022111526514756523424138

Gender

 Male 234 51%
 Female 224 49%
Gender

Race

 White 456 99.6%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.2%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 1 0.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1814305852217
Renter083136021
Total11617436452238

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 134 60%
 Single Guardian 8 4%
 Singles 74 33%
 Singles With Roommate 8 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 186 83%
 Households with Kids 38 17%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male41122023322113225300
Female12311013222221425302
Total534330365443346410602

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68971 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 68971 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 68971 real estate data, the median home value of $77,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 68971 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 68971 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68971 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 458 100%
 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 61 8%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 130 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 33 4%
 Households Vacant 574 72%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 0.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.2%
 For Sale Only 5 0.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 1.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 547 95.3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 12 2.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 2 5%
 2 Bedroom 10 23%
 3+ Bedroom 31 72%
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 $49,107 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 68971 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 68971 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 192 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 92 21%
 No Earnings 163 36%
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 192 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 92 21%
 No Earnings 163 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 237 93.7%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1 0.4%
 Worked at Home 15 5.9%
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 19 8%
 High School Graduate 155 65%
 Associate's degree 20 8%
 Bachelor's degree 37 15%
 Master's degree 2 1%
 Professional school degree 7 3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 36 64.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 4 7.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 16 28.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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