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ZIP Code 68977

Primary City:Stamford, NE (View All Cities)
County: Harlan County
Timezone: Central (5:41am)
Area code: 308 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.14, -99.59
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68977

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68977. 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 68977. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68977, 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:
Stamford, NE
Unacceptable:
Precept, Sappa

Stats and Demographics for the 68977 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68977 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 68977 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 slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68977 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 342
Population Density 3 people per sq mi
Housing Units 189
Median Home Value $66,300
Land Area 106.21 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 148
Median Household Income $45,556

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 49Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male813135584810131610141511633
Female910171945811612111710119657
Total1723302491312191625272724262012810

Gender

 Male 165 48%
 Female 177 52%
Gender

Race

 White 335 98%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 4 1%
 Two Or More Races 3 1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1513232725156
Renter25974114
Total310223031261610

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 81 55%
 Single Guardian 15 10%
 Singles 49 33%
 Singles With Roommate 3 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 108 73%
 Households with Kids 40 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male02002223413621021112
Female02414202281332266411
Total04416425694953287523

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68977 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 68977 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68977 real estate data, the median home value of $66,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 68977. Rentals in 68977 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68977 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 342 100%
 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 49 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 66 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 33 17%
 Households Vacant 41 22%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 10%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 4 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 17%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 22 54%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 11 46%
 3+ Bedroom 13 54%
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 $45,556 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 68977 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 68977 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. 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 68977 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 104 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 67 25%
 No Earnings 92 35%
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 104 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 67 25%
 No Earnings 92 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 119 83.8%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 1 0.7%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2 1.4%
 Worked at Home 20 14.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 68977 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 4 4%
 High School Graduate 89 82%
 Associate's degree 2 2%
 Bachelor's degree 11 10%
 Master's degree 2 2%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 58 78.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 6 8.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 10 13.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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