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ZIP Code 69021

Primary City:Benkelman, NE (View All Cities)
County: Dundy County
Timezone: Mountain (7:12am)
Area code: 308 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.2, -101.5
ZIP (~16 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 69021

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 69021. 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 69021. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 69021, 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:
Benkelman, NE
Unacceptable:
Doane

Stats and Demographics for the 69021 ZIP Code

ZIP code 69021 is located in southwest Nebraska and covers a large 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 69021 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is 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 69021 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,348
Population Density 4 people per sq mi
Housing Units 751
Median Home Value $66,000
Land Area 302.47 sq mi
Water Area 0.69 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 608
Median Household Income $48,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 49

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male404643332030353544504650474223232220
Female293957391826303938455451423730364247
Total698510072385665748295100101897953596467

Gender

 Male 649 48%
 Female 699 52%
Gender

Race

 White 1,303 96.7%
 Black Or African American 5 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.7%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 7 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 22 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner233619196716726
Renter1331272221151319
Total156488113117868045

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 314 52%
 Single Guardian 54 9%
 Singles 223 37%
 Singles With Roommate 17 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 452 74%
 Households with Kids 156 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male61185810781369135108123735
Female444985791010111191681010926
Total101512141615141723162024142616221316511

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 69021 has a slightly higher than average 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 69021 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 69021 real estate data, the median home value of $66,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 69021 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 69021 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 $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 69021 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,316 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 32 2%
 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 177 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 270 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 161 21%
 Households Vacant 143 19%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 37 25.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1.4%
 For Sale Only 8 5.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 36 25.2%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.7%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 58 40.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 4 2%
 1 Bedroom 37 17%
 2 Bedroom 82 38%
 3+ Bedroom 92 43%
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 $48,750 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 69021 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 69021 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 69021 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 583 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 187 16%
 No Earnings 387 33%
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 583 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 187 16%
 No Earnings 387 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 547 79%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 91 13%
 Worked at Home 56 8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 69021 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 21 4%
 High School Graduate 302 60%
 Associate's degree 40 8%
 Bachelor's degree 103 20%
 Master's degree 24 5%
 Professional school degree 7 1%
 Doctorate degree 7 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 247 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 12 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 35 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 69021

ZIP Code 69021 is in the Dundy County Stratton Public Schools. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 69021.

Benkelman Elementary School
900 a St
Benkelman, NE 69021
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dundy County Stratton Public Schools
Dundy County Stratton High School
400 9th Ave West
Benkelman, NE 69021
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dundy County Stratton Public Schools

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