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ZIP Code 68981

Primary City:Upland, NE (View All Cities)
County: Franklin County
Timezone: Central (5:19pm)
Area code: 308 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.31, -98.90
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 68981

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 68981. 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 68981. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 68981, 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:
Upland, NE

Stats and Demographics for the 68981 ZIP Code

ZIP code 68981 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 68981 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 68981 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 314
Population Density 4 people per sq mi
Housing Units 160
Median Home Value $58,200
Land Area 81.98 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 128
Median Household Income $55,417

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 45


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 512618
5-910616
10-14101222
15-19111526
20-24549
25-2910212
30-348816
35-3910919
40-4461117
45-49191433
50-54191534
55-5910818
60-64131427
65-69639
70-746612
75-794812
80-84448
85 Plus336

Gender

 Male 166 53%
 Female 148 47%
Gender

Race

 White 312 99.4%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 1 0.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24000
25-348513
35-4411415
45-5431738
55-6429231
65-7413114
75-8410212
85 Plus505

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 71 55%
 Single Guardian 21 16%
 Singles 32 25%
 Singles With Roommate 4 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 93 73%
 Households with Kids 35 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1404
2336
3213
4112
5516
6033
7213
8000
9314
10123
11224
12257
13123
14415
15156
164610
17505
18145
19000
20202

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 68981 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 68981 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 68981 real estate data, the median home value of $58,200 is low 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 68981. Rentals in 68981 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 68981 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 314 100%
 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 45 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 62 39%
 Renter Occupied Households 21 13%
 Households Vacant 32 20%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 3 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 28 88%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 7 100%
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 $55,417 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 68981 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. Most commuters in 68981 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 102 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 43 22%
 No Earnings 55 28%
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 102 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 43 22%
 No Earnings 55 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 119 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 7 5%
 Worked at Home 6 5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 18 21%
 High School Graduate 49 57%
 Associate's degree 3 3%
 Bachelor's degree 16 19%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 40 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 7 15%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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