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ZIP Code 68327

Primary City:Chester, NE (View All Cities)
County: Thayer County
Timezone: Central (10:52am)
Area code: 402 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.0, -97.5
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68327

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68327. 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 68327. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68327, 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:
Chester, NE

Stats and Demographics for the 68327 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68327 is located in southeast Nebraska and covers a slightly less 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 68327 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely small number of single parents and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68327 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 299
Population Density 9 people per sq mi
Housing Units 184
Median Home Value $44,400
Land Area 31.68 sq mi
Water Area 0.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 140
Median Household Income $40,250

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 52Male Median Age: 51Female Median Age: 53


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 541014
5-95914
10-148816
15-1912315
20-24538
25-298816
30-34527
35-394711
40-4471118
45-49111021
50-54231336
55-59111829
60-649716
65-6971421
70-7410717
75-7910717
80-8431316
85 Plus347

Gender

 Male 145 48%
 Female 154 52%
Gender

Race

 White 291 97.3%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.3%
 Asian 2 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 5 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24123
25-347512
35-449413
45-5431233
55-6423225
65-7423023
75-8425025
85 Plus516

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 81 58%
 Single Guardian 6 4%
 Singles 47 34%
 Singles With Roommate 6 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 115 82%
 Households with Kids 25 18%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1123
2112
3022
4123
5112
6011
7134
8022
9325
10415
11101
12224
13134
14022
15606
16303
17224
18112
19000
20134

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68327 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 68327 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68327 real estate data, the median home value of $44,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 68327 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 68327 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68327 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 299 100%
 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 40 22%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 84 46%
 Renter Occupied Households 16 9%
 Households Vacant 44 24%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 7 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 32 73%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 5 31%
 2 Bedroom 6 38%
 3+ Bedroom 5 31%
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 $40,250 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 68327 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 68327 has very few people that work at home. 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 68327 can expect to fall in that range. 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 111 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 20 8%
 No Earnings 112 46%
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 111 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 20 8%
 No Earnings 112 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 116 96%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 4 3%
 Worked at Home 1 1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 68327 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 5 4%
 High School Graduate 98 81%
 Associate's degree 7 6%
 Bachelor's degree 9 7%
 Master's degree 1 1%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 1 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 49 94%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 3 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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