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ZIP Code 68124

Primary City:Omaha, NE (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: South Central Omaha
County: Douglas County
Timezone: Central (5:20am)
Area code: 402 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.24, -96.05
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68124

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68124. 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 68124. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68124, 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:
Omaha, NE

Stats and Demographics for the 68124 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68124 is located in east Nebraska and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 68124 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68124 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 15,690
Population Density 2,734 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,074
Median Home Value $163,600
Land Area 5.74 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,703
Median Household Income $61,771

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 44


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5425419844
5-9481441922
10-14508481989
15-194845301,014
20-245316411,172
25-295184861,004
30-34391435826
35-39398392790
40-44430413843
45-494775531,030
50-544946011,095
55-595125761,088
60-64427483910
65-69332403735
70-74257366623
75-79274324598
80-84217360577
85 Plus190440630

Gender

 Male 7,346 47%
 Female 8,344 53%
Gender

Race

 White 14,065 89.6%
 Black Or African American 644 4.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 52 0.3%
 Asian 479 3.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 10 0.1%
 Other Race 145 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 295 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2432336368
25-34351586937
35-44555328883
45-549002911,191
55-649682251,193
65-74695148843
75-84614208822
85 Plus193273466

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,140 47%
 Single Guardian 883 13%
 Singles 2,172 32%
 Singles With Roommate 508 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,966 74%
 Households with Kids 1,737 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
18380163
28877165
373101174
48387170
59288180
610193194
79378171
89887185
99795192
1010786193
118291173
1210591196
1310497201
14110116226
1510683189
169799196
1710589194
18102125227
1974134208
2084120204

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68124 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 68124 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 68124 real estate data, the median home value of $163,600 is slightly higher than average 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 68124. Rentals in 68124 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68124 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 15,288 97.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 8 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 133 0.8%
 Other Institutional 25 0.2%
 College Student Housing 219 1.4%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 17 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,737 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,571 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,395 34%
 Households Vacant 371 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 195 53%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 2%
 For Sale Only 44 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 23 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 34 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 68 18%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 81 4%
 1 Bedroom 690 34%
 2 Bedroom 852 42%
 3+ Bedroom 406 20%
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 $61,771 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 68124 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. The commute in 68124 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 5,270 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,548 28%
 No Earnings 3,766 30%
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 5,270 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,548 28%
 No Earnings 3,766 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,259 94.1%
 Public transportation 24 0.3%
 Taxicab 13 0.2%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 155 2.0%
 Worked at Home 264 3.4%
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 249 5%
 High School Graduate 2,077 43%
 Associate's degree 199 4%
 Bachelor's degree 1,334 27%
 Master's degree 520 11%
 Professional school degree 299 6%
 Doctorate degree 205 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,025 72.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 582 20.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 197 7.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68124

ZIP Code 68124 is in the Westside Community School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68124.

Oakdale Elementary School
9801 West Center Rd
Omaha, NE 68124
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Westside Community School District
Paddock Road Elementary School
3535 Paddock Rd
Omaha, NE 68124
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Westside Community School District
Sunset Hills Elementary School
9503 Walnut St
Omaha, NE 68124
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Westside Community School District
Westgate Elementary School
7802 Hascall
Omaha, NE 68124
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Westside Community School District
Westside Middle School
8601 Arbor St
Omaha, NE 68124
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Westside Community School District
St Joan of Arc School
7430 Hascall St
Omaha, NE 68124
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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