Data Profile of ZIP Code 68070

Weston, NE (ZIP Code 68070) Snapshot

Nebraska

Demographics Data and Important Statistics About 68070

The U.S. ZIP Code 68070 is associated with Weston, NE in Saunders County. The current population estimate is 757. It is estimated that about 18.4% of residents in this Nebraska region hold a bachelor's degree or higher, while the per capita income is approximately $29,355. Approximately 13% of the population lives below the poverty line, while the median househould income sits at $54,583. The median age in ZIP Code 68070 is approximately 50.9 years, and 23.2% of the region's residents are aged 62 years and older.

Population in 68070

The most recent population estimate for ZIP Code 68070 is 757.

Weston, NE

The 68070 ZIP Code is associated with Weston, NE in Saunders County.

Area Codes associated with 68070

Telephone area codes associated with ZIP Code 68070 include 402.

Sunrise / Sunset in 68070

Sunrise: 7:30 am
Sunset: 6:59 pm
Sunrise in 68070 7:30 am
Sunrise in 68070 6:59 pm

Weather forecast for 68070

Today's forecast for 68070: Sunny, with a high near 56. North wind around 10 mph.

Current air quality in 68070

Air quality: Good Air quality scale in 68070 Good

Internet in 68070

An estimated 87.1% of households in ZIP Code 68070 have a computer, while about 87.5% of households have broadband Internet service.

Gender in 68070

The gender split in ZIP Code 68070 is an estimated 51.4% male and approximately 48.6% female.

Health Insurance in 68070

Approximately 13.9% of adults aged 18 to 64 in ZIP Code 68070 (Weston, NE) are currently uninsured and do not have health insurance.

Income in ZIP Code 68070

The median household income in ZIP Code 68070 is $54,583, while the region's mean household income is $68,318. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $29,355. The per capita income in ZIP Code 68070 of $29,355 is approximately 9.12% less than the per capita income in the U.S. overall of $32,302. An estimated 13.1% of the population is living below the poverty line in this region. This rate is approximately37.89% higher than the overall poverty rate in the U.S. of 9.5%. Regarding household income, approximately 18.5% of the population in 68070 earn $50,000 to $74,999 per year, while an estimated 16.6% earn $35,000 to $49,999 per year, and 0.0% of 68070 residents earn $10,000 to $14,999 per year.

Household Income Details

Bar chart displaying household income in ZIP Code 68070. This visualizes the percentage of households in this region that fall within different income ranges, e.g. $100,000 to $149,999 per year.

Total Income in 68070

Household Income Percent
Less than $10,000 per year 10.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 per year 0.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 per year 9.7%
$25,000 to $34,999 per year 11.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 per year 16.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 per year 18.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 per year 11.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 per year 15.0%
$150,000 to $199,999 per year 3.1%
$200,000 or more per year 3.4%

Education levels in ZIP Code 68070

In ZIP Code 68070, 94.9% of the population graduated high school, while 18.4% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 3.7% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 0.5% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 44.8% in this Saunders County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).

Education Attained in 68070

Education Level Percent
Less than 9th grade 3.7%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 1.4%
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 44.8%
Some college, no degree 21.0%
Associate's degree 10.7%
Bachelor's degree 17.9%
Graduate or professional degree 0.5%

Education Level Details

Pie chart displaying the education level breakdown in ZIP Code 68070. This visualizes the percentage of the population that has attained a specific level of education, e.g. a graduate or professional degree.

Race & Ethnicity in ZIP Code 68070

Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 68070, 98.0% is one race, while 2.0% are two or more races. Approximately 0.3% of 68070 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 68070 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (96.6%), followed by American Indian and Alaska Native (3.4%) .

Race Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the racial composition of ZIP Code 68070. This visualizes the percentage of the population of each race (race alone or in combination with one or more other races).

Racial Composition of 68070

Industry Percent
White 96.6%
Black or African American 2.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native 3.4%
Asian 0.0%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.0%
Some other race 0.0%
* Race alone or in combination with one or more other races

Language Breakdown in ZIP Code 68070

In ZIP Code 68070, 99.3% of the population lists "English only" as the language spoken in home, while 0.0% of lists Spanish. Additionally, Asian and Pacific Islander languages are spoken in 0.7% of homes, and other Indo-European languages are spoken in 0.0% of homes. Lastly, 0.0% of homes list "other languages" as spoken in the home. All percentages referenced are for the population 5 years and older in this Saunders County region.

Language Spoken in 68070

Language Spoken Percent
English only 99.3%
Spanish 0.0%
Other Indo-European languages 0.7%
Asian and Pacific Islander languages 0.0%
Other languages 0.0%
* Population 5 years and over

Language Spoken in Home

Bar chart displaying the language spoken in homes in ZIP Code 68070. This visualizes the percentage of homes in the area that list a specific language as being spoken in the home, e.g. Spanish.

Age Breakdown in ZIP Code 68070

Residents of ZIP Code 68070 are older than average. The median age of 50.9 years in ZIP Code 68070 is approximately 33.6% higher than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 79.1% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 23.2% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 16.2% of the population in 68070 falls in the age group 55 to 59 years, while an estimated 13.1% are aged 45 to 54 years. On the low end of the scale, 1.7% of 68070 residents are aged 20 to 24 years.

Age Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the age breakdown in ZIP Code 68070. This visualizes the percentage of the population in the region that falls into certain age ranges, e.g. 35 to 44 years old.

Age Breakdown in 68070

Age Range Percent
Under 5 years 3.6%
5 to 9 years 5.4%
10 to 14 years 5.3%
15 to 19 years 8.6%
20 to 24 years 1.7%
25 to 34 years 9.0%
35 to 44 years 11.0%
45 to 54 years 13.1%
55 to 59 years 16.2%
60 to 64 years 6.7%
65 to 74 years 12.8%
75 to 84 years 4.8%
85 years and over 1.8%

Chronic Health Issues in ZIP Code 68070

One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 68070 is high cholesterol, as an estimated 33.2% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 68070 is high blood pressure, as approximately 32.3% of adults 18 and older in this Saunders County region contend with that issue.

Chronic Health Issues Breakdown

Bar chart displaying a breakdown of chronic health issues in ZIP Code 68070. This visualizes the percentage of adults aged 18 and above that have specific chronic health issues, e.g. high blood pressure, diabetes, or arthritis.

Health Issues in 68070

Health Issue Percent of adults*
Arthritis 27.0%
Stroke 3.3%
Coronary heart disease 6.6%
Chronic kidney disease 2.7%
High cholesterol 33.2%
Diagnosed diabetes 10.2%
High blood pressure 32.3%
Current asthma 8.2%
Cancer (excluding skin cancer) 8.1%
* aged 18 & above

Health Risk Behaviors & Prevention in 68070

One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 68070 is cholesterol screening, as an estimated 89.5% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 86.1% of those 18 and above in 68070 list current access to health insurance, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 68070 include obesity (35.2% of adults aged 18 and above) and sleeping less than 7 hours (31.2% of those 18 and older).

Preventative Health in 68070

Preventive Measure Percent of adults*
Visits to dentist or dental clinic 70.9%
Current access to health insurance 86.1%
Taking medicine for high blood pressure control 78.6%
Cholesterol screening 89.5%
Visits to doctor for routine checkup 73.1%
* aged 18 & above

Preventative Health Measures

Bar chart displaying preventative health data in ZIP Code 68070. This visualizes the percentage of adults aged 18 and above that engage in preventative health measures, e.g. sholesterol screenings and visits to doctors for routine checkups.

Health Risk Behaviors Details

Bar chart displaying health risk behaviors details in ZIP Code 68070. This visualizes the percentage of adults aged 18 and older that engage in health risk behaviors, e.g. smoking or binge drinking.

Health Risk Behaviors in 68070

Risk Behavior Percent of adults*
Current smoking 17.0%
Obesity 35.2%
Binge drinking 22.4%
Sleeping less than 7 hours 31.2%
No leisure-time physical activity 29.8%
* aged 18 & above

Real Estate & Housing in ZIP Code 68070

Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 68070, an estimated 54.2% of homes were built in 1939 or earlier. Additionally, 10.6% of homes in the region were built between 2000 and 2009, while an estimated 0.0% of homes were built between 2010 and 2013 in this Saunders County region.

Age of Housing in 68070

Year Home Built Percent
Built in 2014 or later 7.3%
Built between 2010 and 2013 0.0%
Built between 2000 and 2009 10.6%
Built between 1990 and 1999 1.4%
Built between 1980 and 1989 6.1%
Built between 1970 and 1979 7.5%
Built between 1960 and 1969 9.8%
Built between 1950 and 1959 1.4%
Built between 1940 and 1949 1.7%
Built in 1939 or earlier 54.2%

Housing Age Breakdown

">Bar chart displaying the breakdown on housing ages in ZIP Code 68070. This visualizes the percentage of homes in the region that were built in a certain time frame, e.g. built between 1950 and 1959.

Jobs Breakdown in ZIP Code 68070

In 68070, 59.3% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 7.2% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 32.6 minutes. Approximately 27.5% of the employed population 16 years and over in 68070 work in manufacturing, while an estimated 18.5% work in educational services, and health care and social assistance. On the lower end of the scale, just 0.8% of 68070 workers 16 years and over work in finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing.

Job Industry Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying job industry breakdown details for ZIP Code 68070. This visualizes the percentage of the population 16 years and over that work in certain industries, e.g. educational services, and health care and social assistance.

Job Industry Breakdown in 68070

Industry Percent
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 8.2%
Construction 13.0%
Manufacturing 27.5%
Wholesale trade 1.9%
Retail trade 5.8%
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 3.4%
Information 1.3%
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing 0.8%
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative 4.0%
Educational services, and health care and social assistance 18.5%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services 5.3%
Other services, except public administration 1.3%
Public administration 9.0%

Utilities in ZIP Code 68070

The average residential electricity rate in ZIP Code 68070 of 10.85¢/kWh. This rate is about 9.81% less than the average rate in Nebraska, and approximately 29.82% less than the average rate in the U.S. as a whole. Regarding solar power potential, ZIP Code 68070 has an average daily solar radiation level of 5.2 kWh/m2/day. This is approximately 26.21% greater than an area in the U.S. with historically low solar radiation levels (WA), and about 21.09% less than an area in the U.S. with historically high solar radiation levels (AZ).

Electricity Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the electricity rates breakdown in ZIP Code 68070. This visualizes electricity rates in 68070 compared to rates in the state and rates in the U.S. as a whole.

Electricity Rates in 68070

Region Residential Commercial Industrial
ZIP Code 68070 10.85¢/kWh 7.81¢/kWh 15.08¢/kWh
Nebraska 12.03¢/kWh 9.53¢/kWh 7.96¢/kWh
United States 15.46¢/kWh 13.15¢/kWh 9.43¢/kWh

Solar Power in 68070

Month ZIP Code 68070 Low (WA) High (AZ)
Jan 3.85 1.9 5.84
Feb 4.41 3 6.31
Mar 5.23 3.65 7.02
Apr 5.55 5.13 7.3
May 5.82 5.17 7.13
Jun 6.18 5.72 6.95
Jul 6.26 6.22 6.51
Aug 6.06 6.08 6.65
Sep 6.05 5.15 7.02
Oct 5.07 3.32 6.92
Nov 4.41 2.33 5.99
Dec 3.47 1.78 5.46
All figures listed are kWh/m2/day — kilowatt hours per square meter per day

Solar Radiation Levels

Line chart displaying solar radiation levels in ZIP Code 68070. This visualizes solar power levels in 68070 compared to radiation levels in both a historically low radiation state (WA) and a historically high radiation state (AZ).