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ZIP Code 68787

Primary City:Wayne, NE (View All Cities)
County: Wayne County
Timezone: Central (3:39am)
Area code: 402 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.2, -97.0
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68787

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68787. 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 68787. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68787, 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:
Wayne, NE

Stats and Demographics for the 68787 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68787 is located in northeast 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 68787 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is small. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68787 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,647
Population Density 47 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,498
Median Home Value $107,200
Land Area 140.51 sq mi
Water Area 0.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,345
Median Household Income $49,167

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 24Male Median Age: 24Female Median Age: 24


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5172145317
5-9159148307
10-14149151300
15-19449535984
20-247797301,509
25-29192151343
30-34132141273
35-39123125248
40-44143125268
45-49134167301
50-54167157324
55-59174171345
60-64138120258
65-699297189
70-748791178
75-7969109178
80-846976145
85 Plus66114180

Gender

 Male 3,294 50%
 Female 3,353 50%
Gender

Race

 White 6,243 93.9%
 Black Or African American 122 1.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 26 0.4%
 Asian 41 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.2%
 Other Race 116 1.7%
 Two Or More Races 88 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2427422449
25-34154175329
35-4420786293
45-5426194355
55-6428261343
65-7418433217
75-8417550225
85 Plus7262134

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,085 46%
 Single Guardian 204 9%
 Singles 727 31%
 Singles With Roommate 329 14%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,769 75%
 Households with Kids 576 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1313667
2353166
3343064
4312859
5293867
6292958
7392665
8312758
9312859
10393372
11303767
12232750
13332760
14242751
15393271
16293362
17352459
1891144235
19255302557
20230278508

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68787 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 68787 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1960s. Looking at 68787 real estate data, the median home value of $107,200 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 68787. Rentals in 68787 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68787 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,385 81.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 44 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1,198 18.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 20 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 780 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 582 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 983 39%
 Households Vacant 153 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 68 44%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 3%
 For Sale Only 30 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 45 29%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 270 27%
 2 Bedroom 322 33%
 3+ Bedroom 397 40%
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 $49,167 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 68787 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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 68787 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 2,126 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,498 44%
 No Earnings 1,114 19%
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 2,126 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,498 44%
 No Earnings 1,114 19%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,989 86%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 215 6%
 Worked at Home 258 7%
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 79 4.8%
 High School Graduate 755 45.8%
 Associate's degree 171 10.4%
 Bachelor's degree 469 28.4%
 Master's degree 98 5.9%
 Professional school degree 8 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 70 4.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 930 98%
 Enrolled in Private School 19 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68787

ZIP Code 68787 is in the Educational Service Unit 01 School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68787.

Tower School
901 East 14th St
Wayne, NE 68787
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Educational Service Unit 01 School District
Wayne West Elementary School
612 School View Dr
Wayne, NE 68787
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wayne Community School District
Wayne Elementary School
312 Douglas St
Wayne, NE 68787
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wayne Community School District
Wayne Junior High School
611 West 7th St
Wayne, NE 68787
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Wayne Community School District
Wayne High School
611 West 7th St
Wayne, NE 68787
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wayne Community School District
St Mary Elementary School
420 E 7th St
Wayne, NE 68787
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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