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ZIP Code 68715

Primary City:Battle Creek, NE (View All Cities)
County: Madison County
Timezone: Central (9:30am)
Area code: 402 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.0, -97.6
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68715

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68715. 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 68715. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68715, 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:
Battle Creek, NE

Stats and Demographics for the 68715 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68715 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 68715 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68715 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,446
Population Density 26 people per sq mi
Housing Units 574
Median Home Value $104,000
Land Area 56.13 sq mi
Water Area 0.39 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 540
Median Household Income $57,109

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 42


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5405292
5-97055125
10-145858116
15-196151112
20-24252045
25-29323466
30-34364581
35-39464692
40-44484694
45-496260122
50-545653109
55-59484189
60-64293463
65-69332760
70-74141630
75-79132538
80-84193251
85 Plus164561

Gender

 Male 706 49%
 Female 740 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,411 97.6%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 14 1.0%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 13 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 6 0.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2461319
25-34501767
35-44771996
45-5411121132
55-6479685
65-7452557
75-84421355
85 Plus22729

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 335 62%
 Single Guardian 54 10%
 Singles 129 24%
 Singles With Roommate 22 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 338 63%
 Households with Kids 202 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
14913
2101121
3111425
481220
517724
6151530
7111526
814620
9131225
1091322
11121022
12111021
1371421
14191130
1511718
16101525
17121123
18141125
1914721
206612

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68715 has a small 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 68715 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 68715 real estate data, the median home value of $104,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 68715. Rentals in 68715 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68715 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,405 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 41 3%
 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 275 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 164 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 101 18%
 Households Vacant 34 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 26%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 6 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 16 47%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 54 64%
 3+ Bedroom 31 36%
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 $57,109 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 68715 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. More commuters in 68715 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 544 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 262 25%
 No Earnings 246 23%
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 544 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 262 25%
 No Earnings 246 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 677 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 6 1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 10 1%
 Worked at Home 33 5%
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 41 10%
 High School Graduate 238 56%
 Associate's degree 68 16%
 Bachelor's degree 44 10%
 Master's degree 22 5%
 Professional school degree 11 3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 212 70%
 Enrolled in Private School 52 17%
 Not Enrolled in School 37 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68715

ZIP Code 68715 is in the Battle Creek Public Schools. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68715.

Battle Creek Elementary School
305 South 4th
Battle Creek, NE 68715
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Battle Creek Public Schools
Battle Creek High School
605 West Martin St
Battle Creek, NE 68715
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Battle Creek Public Schools
St John Lutheran School
102 W Martin St
Battle Creek, NE 68715
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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