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ZIP Code 68973

Primary City:Roseland, NE (View All Cities)
County: Adams County
Timezone: Central (1:38pm)
Area code: 402 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.46, -98.55
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68973

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68973. 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 68973. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68973, 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:
Roseland, NE
Unacceptable:
Silver Lake

Stats and Demographics for the 68973 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68973 is located in south 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 68973 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also an extremely large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68973 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 463
Population Density 9 people per sq mi
Housing Units 194
Median Home Value $95,000
Land Area 50.33 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 182
Median Household Income $55,125

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 45


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5191130
5-9161733
10-1491625
15-19251641
20-249716
25-29131326
30-34111324
35-3914721
40-44141125
45-49222244
50-54272350
55-59211637
60-64121527
65-6991423
70-746612
75-7981119
80-84347
85 Plus123

Gender

 Male 239 52%
 Female 224 48%
Gender

Race

 White 458 99%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 5 1%
 Two Or More Races 0 0%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24246
25-3416622
35-4418927
45-5443750
55-6435540
65-7415217
75-8415217
85 Plus303

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 127 70%
 Single Guardian 13 7%
 Singles 38 21%
 Singles With Roommate 4 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 127 70%
 Households with Kids 55 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1325
2156
3325
4718
55510
6145
7325
8336
9437
10123
11044
12459
13336
14123
156511
16314
175611
18628
19527
20123

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68973 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 68973 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 68973 real estate data, the median home value of $95,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 68973. Rentals in 68973 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68973 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 463 100%
 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 73 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 74 38%
 Renter Occupied Households 35 18%
 Households Vacant 12 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 17%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 6 50%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 3 25%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 8 42%
 3+ Bedroom 11 58%
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 $55,125 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 68973 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 68973 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 179 55%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 88 27%
 No Earnings 61 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 179 55%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 88 27%
 No Earnings 61 19%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 203 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 3 1%
 Worked at Home 17 8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 9 6%
 High School Graduate 110 72%
 Associate's degree 12 8%
 Bachelor's degree 16 10%
 Master's degree 6 4%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 56 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 8 12%
 Not Enrolled in School 4 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 68973

ZIP Code 68973 is in the Silver Lake Public Schools. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 68973.

Silver Lake High School
9405 South Lincoln Ave
Roseland, NE 68973
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Silver Lake Public Schools

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