Data Profile of ZIP Code 68638

Fullerton, NE (ZIP Code 68638) Snapshot

Nebraska

In-depth Statistics and Demographics About 68638

The U.S. ZIP Code 68638 is associated with Fullerton, NE in Nance County. The current population estimate is 1,816. About 21.8% of residents in ZIP Code 68638 are aged 62 years and older, and the region has a median age of 39.9 years. It is estimated that about 19.6% of residents in this Nebraska region hold a bachelor's degree or higher, while the per capita income is approximately $29,672. Median househould income in this region is $50,294, while about 7% of the population lives below the poverty line.

Population in 68638

The most recent population estimate for ZIP Code 68638 is 1,816.

Fullerton, NE

The 68638 ZIP Code is associated with Fullerton, NE in Nance County.

Area Codes associated with 68638

Telephone area codes associated with ZIP Code 68638 include 308.

Sunrise / Sunset in 68638

Sunrise: 7:35 am
Sunset: 7:03 pm
Sunrise in 68638 7:35 am
Sunrise in 68638 7:03 pm

Weather forecast for 68638

Forecast currently unavailable.

Current air quality in 68638

Air quality: Good Air quality scale in 68638 Good

Internet in 68638

An estimated 85.6% of households in ZIP Code 68638 have a computer, while about 76.3% of households have broadband Internet service.

Gender in 68638

Males make up an estimated 47.7% of the overall population in ZIP Code 68638, while females comprise about 52.3%.

Health Insurance in 68638

Approximately 14.4% of adults aged 18 to 64 in ZIP Code 68638 (Fullerton, NE) are currently uninsured and do not have health insurance.

Income in ZIP Code 68638

The median household income in ZIP Code 68638 is $50,294, while the region's mean household income is $70,051. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $29,672. The per capita income in ZIP Code 68638 of $29,672 is approximately 8.14% less than the per capita income in the U.S. overall of $32,302. An estimated 7.1% of the population is living below the poverty line in this region. This rate is approximately 25.26% lower than the overall poverty rate in the U.S. of 9.5%. Regarding household income, approximately 22.9% of the population in 68638 earn $50,000 to $74,999 per year, while an estimated 15.0% earn $15,000 to $24,999 per year, and 3.9% of 68638 residents earn $200,000 or more per year.

Household Income Details

Bar chart displaying household income in ZIP Code 68638. 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 68638

Household Income Percent
Less than $10,000 per year 4.9%
$10,000 to $14,999 per year 7.4%
$15,000 to $24,999 per year 15.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 per year 7.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 per year 14.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 per year 22.9%
$75,000 to $99,999 per year 9.9%
$100,000 to $149,999 per year 8.8%
$150,000 to $199,999 per year 5.1%
$200,000 or more per year 3.9%

Education levels in ZIP Code 68638

In ZIP Code 68638, 89.7% of the population graduated high school, while 19.6% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 3.2% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 8.4% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 31.4% in this Nance County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).

Education Attained in 68638

Education Level Percent
Less than 9th grade 3.2%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 7.1%
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 31.4%
Some college, no degree 23.3%
Associate's degree 15.4%
Bachelor's degree 11.3%
Graduate or professional degree 8.4%

Education Level Details

Pie chart displaying the education level breakdown in ZIP Code 68638. 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 68638

Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 68638, 99.8% is one race, while 0.2% are two or more races. Approximately 1.8% of 68638 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 68638 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (98.0%), followed by American Indian and Alaska Native (1.2%) .

Race Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the racial composition of ZIP Code 68638. This visualizes the percentage of the population of each race (race alone or in combination with one or more other races).

Racial Composition of 68638

Industry Percent
White 98.0%
Black or African American 0.8%
American Indian and Alaska Native 1.2%
Asian 0.0%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.0%
Some other race 0.3%
* Race alone or in combination with one or more other races

Language Breakdown in ZIP Code 68638

In ZIP Code 68638, 99.0% of the population lists "English only" as the language spoken in home, while 0.3% of lists Spanish. Additionally, Asian and Pacific Islander languages are spoken in 0.8% 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 Nance County region.

Language Spoken in 68638

Language Spoken Percent
English only 99.0%
Spanish 0.3%
Other Indo-European languages 0.8%
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 68638. 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 68638

Residents of ZIP Code 68638 are older than average. The median age of 39.9 years in ZIP Code 68638 is approximately 4.72% higher than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 73.0% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 21.8% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 12.1% of the population in 68638 falls in the age group 35 to 44 years, while an estimated 11.6% are aged 45 to 54 years. On the low end of the scale, 4.5% of 68638 residents are aged 75 to 84 years.

Age Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the age breakdown in ZIP Code 68638. 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 68638

Age Range Percent
Under 5 years 4.6%
5 to 9 years 10.9%
10 to 14 years 6.4%
15 to 19 years 7.3%
20 to 24 years 5.6%
25 to 34 years 8.0%
35 to 44 years 12.1%
45 to 54 years 11.6%
55 to 59 years 8.9%
60 to 64 years 5.0%
65 to 74 years 9.8%
75 to 84 years 4.5%
85 years and over 5.2%

Chronic Health Issues in ZIP Code 68638

One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 68638 is high blood pressure, as an estimated 38.4% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 68638 is high cholesterol, as approximately 35.7% of adults 18 and older in this Nance County region contend with that issue.

Chronic Health Issues Breakdown

Bar chart displaying a breakdown of chronic health issues in ZIP Code 68638. 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 68638

Health Issue Percent of adults*
Arthritis 31.7%
Current asthma 8.1%
Stroke 4.1%
Diagnosed diabetes 11.8%
High cholesterol 35.7%
Chronic kidney disease 3.3%
Coronary heart disease 8.3%
High blood pressure 38.4%
Cancer (excluding skin cancer) 9.5%
* aged 18 & above

Health Risk Behaviors & Prevention in 68638

One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 68638 is cholesterol screening, as an estimated 89.8% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 85.6% of those 18 and above in 68638 list current access to health insurance, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 68638 include obesity (36.8% of adults aged 18 and above) and no leisure-time physical activity (33.1% of those 18 and older).

Preventative Health in 68638

Preventive Measure Percent of adults*
Cholesterol screening 89.8%
Taking medicine for high blood pressure control 81.6%
Current access to health insurance 85.6%
Visits to dentist or dental clinic 66.7%
Visits to doctor for routine checkup 73.2%
* aged 18 & above

Preventative Health Measures

Bar chart displaying preventative health data in ZIP Code 68638. 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 68638. 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 68638

Risk Behavior Percent of adults*
Current smoking 16.7%
Obesity 36.8%
Binge drinking 18.6%
No leisure-time physical activity 33.1%
Sleeping less than 7 hours 29.6%
* aged 18 & above

Real Estate & Housing in ZIP Code 68638

Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 68638, an estimated 40.6% of homes were built in 1939 or earlier. Additionally, 14.0% of homes in the region were built between 1950 and 1959, while an estimated 1.1% of homes were built between 2010 and 2013 in this Nance County region.

Age of Housing in 68638

Year Home Built Percent
Built in 2014 or later 3.1%
Built between 2010 and 2013 1.1%
Built between 2000 and 2009 3.7%
Built between 1990 and 1999 2.5%
Built between 1980 and 1989 3.5%
Built between 1970 and 1979 12.9%
Built between 1960 and 1969 10.2%
Built between 1950 and 1959 14.0%
Built between 1940 and 1949 8.3%
Built in 1939 or earlier 40.6%

Housing Age Breakdown

">Bar chart displaying the breakdown on housing ages in ZIP Code 68638. 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 68638

In 68638, 64.7% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 8.0% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 16.7 minutes. Approximately 26.5% of the employed population 16 years and over in 68638 work in educational services, and health care and social assistance, while an estimated 14.3% work in agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining. On the lower end of the scale, just 0.6% of 68638 workers 16 years and over work in information.

Job Industry Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying job industry breakdown details for ZIP Code 68638. 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 68638

Industry Percent
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 14.3%
Construction 6.6%
Manufacturing 1.7%
Wholesale trade 2.6%
Retail trade 11.7%
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 8.8%
Information 0.6%
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing 6.8%
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative 4.1%
Educational services, and health care and social assistance 26.5%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services 6.5%
Other services, except public administration 3.8%
Public administration 6.0%

Utilities in ZIP Code 68638

The average residential electricity rate in ZIP Code 68638 of 8.66¢/kWh. This rate is about 28.01% less than the average rate in Nebraska, and approximately 43.98% less than the average rate in the U.S. as a whole. Regarding solar power potential, ZIP Code 68638 has an average daily solar radiation level of 5.29 kWh/m2/day. This is approximately 28.4% greater than an area in the U.S. with historically low solar radiation levels (WA), and about 19.73% 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 68638. This visualizes electricity rates in 68638 compared to rates in the state and rates in the U.S. as a whole.

Electricity Rates in 68638

Region Residential Commercial Industrial
ZIP Code 68638 8.66¢/kWh 8.55¢/kWh 6.15¢/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 68638

Month ZIP Code 68638 Low (WA) High (AZ)
Jan 4.17 1.9 5.84
Feb 4.58 3 6.31
Mar 5.13 3.65 7.02
Apr 5.64 5.13 7.3
May 5.66 5.17 7.13
Jun 6.2 5.72 6.95
Jul 6.38 6.22 6.51
Aug 6.25 6.08 6.65
Sep 5.98 5.15 7.02
Oct 5.29 3.32 6.92
Nov 4.44 2.33 5.99
Dec 3.72 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 68638. This visualizes solar power levels in 68638 compared to radiation levels in both a historically low radiation state (WA) and a historically high radiation state (AZ).