Data Profile of ZIP Code 68875

Scotia, NE (ZIP Code 68875) Snapshot

Nebraska

Demographics Data and Important Statistics About 68875

The U.S. ZIP Code 68875 is associated with Scotia, NE in Greeley County. The current population estimate is 684. An estimated 26.9% of residents in the 68875 ZIP Code are of age 62 years and older. Overall, the region has a median age of 37.0 years. It is estimated that about 11.5% of residents in this Nebraska region hold a bachelor's degree or higher, while the per capita income is approximately $24,867. The median household income is approximately $49,395, and an estimated 7% of the population is living below the poverty line.

Population in 68875

The most recent population estimate for ZIP Code 68875 is 684.

Scotia, NE

The 68875 ZIP Code is associated with Scotia, NE in Greeley County.

Area Codes associated with 68875

Telephone area codes associated with ZIP Code 68875 include 308.

Sunrise / Sunset in 68875

Sunrise: 7:38 am
Sunset: 7:06 pm
Sunrise in 68875 7:38 am
Sunrise in 68875 7:06 pm

Weather forecast for 68875

Today's forecast for 68875: Sunny, with a high near 52. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

Current air quality in 68875

Air quality: Good Air quality scale in 68875 Good

Internet in 68875

An estimated 87.5% of households in ZIP Code 68875 have a computer, while about 75.3% of households have broadband Internet service.

Gender in 68875

In ZIP Code 68875, the gender split is approximately 51.6% male and an estimated 48.4% female.

Health Insurance in 68875

Approximately 14.5% of adults aged 18 to 64 in ZIP Code 68875 (Scotia, NE) are currently uninsured and do not have health insurance.

Income in ZIP Code 68875

The median household income in ZIP Code 68875 is $49,395, while the region's mean household income is $60,086. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $24,867. The per capita income in ZIP Code 68875 of $24,867 is approximately 23.02% less than the per capita income in the U.S. overall of $32,302. An estimated 6.7% of the population is living below the poverty line in this region. This rate is approximately 29.47% lower than the overall poverty rate in the U.S. of 9.5%. Regarding household income, approximately 27.3% of the population in 68875 earn $35,000 to $49,999 per year, while an estimated 20.7% earn $50,000 to $74,999 per year, and 0.7% of 68875 residents earn $200,000 or more per year.

Household Income Details

Bar chart displaying household income in ZIP Code 68875. 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 68875

Household Income Percent
Less than $10,000 per year 3.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 per year 2.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 per year 3.7%
$25,000 to $34,999 per year 16.2%
$35,000 to $49,999 per year 27.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 per year 20.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 per year 14.4%
$100,000 to $149,999 per year 7.0%
$150,000 to $199,999 per year 4.4%
$200,000 or more per year 0.7%

Education levels in ZIP Code 68875

In ZIP Code 68875, 90.0% of the population graduated high school, while 11.5% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 7.5% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 6.6% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 30.3% in this Greeley County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).

Education Attained in 68875

Education Level Percent
Less than 9th grade 7.5%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 2.6%
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 30.3%
Some college, no degree 26.5%
Associate's degree 21.6%
Bachelor's degree 4.9%
Graduate or professional degree 6.6%

Education Level Details

Pie chart displaying the education level breakdown in ZIP Code 68875. 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 68875

Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 68875, 98.5% is one race, while 1.5% are two or more races. Approximately 0.0% of 68875 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 68875 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (98.8%), followed by Black or African American (2.2%) .

Race Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the racial composition of ZIP Code 68875. This visualizes the percentage of the population of each race (race alone or in combination with one or more other races).

Racial Composition of 68875

Industry Percent
White 98.8%
Black or African American 2.2%
American Indian and Alaska Native 0.0%
Asian 0.0%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.0%
Some other race 0.4%
* Race alone or in combination with one or more other races

Language Breakdown in ZIP Code 68875

In ZIP Code 68875, 98.2% of the population lists "English only" as the language spoken in home, while 1.0% 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 Greeley County region.

Language Spoken in 68875

Language Spoken Percent
English only 98.2%
Spanish 1.0%
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 68875. 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 68875

Residents of ZIP Code 68875 are younger than average. The median age of 37.0 years in ZIP Code 68875 is approximately 2.89% lower than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 72.5% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 26.9% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 11.8% of the population in 68875 falls in the age group 35 to 44 years, while an estimated 11.8% are aged 25 to 34 years. On the low end of the scale, 2.6% of 68875 residents are aged 15 to 19 years.

Age Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the age breakdown in ZIP Code 68875. 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 68875

Age Range Percent
Under 5 years 8.9%
5 to 9 years 11.0%
10 to 14 years 5.1%
15 to 19 years 2.6%
20 to 24 years 3.9%
25 to 34 years 11.8%
35 to 44 years 11.8%
45 to 54 years 8.5%
55 to 59 years 5.8%
60 to 64 years 7.9%
65 to 74 years 11.3%
75 to 84 years 8.2%
85 years and over 3.1%

Chronic Health Issues in ZIP Code 68875

One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 68875 is high blood pressure, as an estimated 35.2% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 68875 is high cholesterol, as approximately 34.2% of adults 18 and older in this Greeley County region contend with that issue.

Chronic Health Issues Breakdown

Bar chart displaying a breakdown of chronic health issues in ZIP Code 68875. 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 68875

Health Issue Percent of adults*
Cancer (excluding skin cancer) 8.8%
High cholesterol 34.2%
Arthritis 27.3%
Stroke 3.6%
Coronary heart disease 7.5%
High blood pressure 35.2%
Diagnosed diabetes 10.9%
Chronic kidney disease 3.0%
Current asthma 8.2%
* aged 18 & above

Health Risk Behaviors & Prevention in 68875

One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 68875 is cholesterol screening, as an estimated 88.5% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 85.5% of those 18 and above in 68875 list current access to health insurance, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 68875 include obesity (36.5% of adults aged 18 and above) and sleeping less than 7 hours (31.0% of those 18 and older).

Preventative Health in 68875

Preventive Measure Percent of adults*
Cholesterol screening 88.5%
Visits to dentist or dental clinic 67.3%
Taking medicine for high blood pressure control 79.9%
Current access to health insurance 85.5%
Visits to doctor for routine checkup 71.9%
* aged 18 & above

Preventative Health Measures

Bar chart displaying preventative health data in ZIP Code 68875. 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 68875. 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 68875

Risk Behavior Percent of adults*
Current smoking 16.4%
Sleeping less than 7 hours 31.0%
Obesity 36.5%
No leisure-time physical activity 28.0%
Binge drinking 19.7%
* aged 18 & above

Real Estate & Housing in ZIP Code 68875

Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 68875, an estimated 34.1% of homes were built in 1939 or earlier. Additionally, 14.2% of homes in the region were built between 1970 and 1979, while an estimated 0.0% of homes were built between 2010 and 2013 in this Greeley County region.

Age of Housing in 68875

Year Home Built Percent
Built in 2014 or later 6.2%
Built between 2010 and 2013 0.0%
Built between 2000 and 2009 5.0%
Built between 1990 and 1999 2.8%
Built between 1980 and 1989 9.9%
Built between 1970 and 1979 14.2%
Built between 1960 and 1969 12.1%
Built between 1950 and 1959 11.1%
Built between 1940 and 1949 4.6%
Built in 1939 or earlier 34.1%

Housing Age Breakdown

">Bar chart displaying the breakdown on housing ages in ZIP Code 68875. 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 68875

In 68875, 68.5% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 19.0% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 18.5 minutes. Approximately 28.8% of the employed population 16 years and over in 68875 work in agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining, while an estimated 16.9% work in educational services, and health care and social assistance. On the lower end of the scale, just 1.2% of 68875 workers 16 years and over work in wholesale trade.

Job Industry Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying job industry breakdown details for ZIP Code 68875. 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 68875

Industry Percent
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 28.8%
Construction 5.2%
Manufacturing 4.1%
Wholesale trade 1.2%
Retail trade 10.5%
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 7.6%
Information 2.0%
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing 2.9%
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative 3.2%
Educational services, and health care and social assistance 16.9%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services 11.0%
Other services, except public administration 3.2%
Public administration 3.5%

Utilities in ZIP Code 68875

The average residential electricity rate in ZIP Code 68875 of 10.14¢/kWh. This rate is about 15.71% less than the average rate in Nebraska, and approximately 34.41% less than the average rate in the U.S. as a whole. Regarding solar power potential, ZIP Code 68875 has an average daily solar radiation level of 5.34 kWh/m2/day. This is approximately 29.61% greater than an area in the U.S. with historically low solar radiation levels (WA), and about 18.97% less than an area in the U.S. with historically high solar radiation levels (AZ).

Electricity Breakdown Details

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Electricity Rates in 68875

Region Residential Commercial Industrial
ZIP Code 68875 10.14¢/kWh 7.62¢/kWh 9.83¢/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 68875

Month ZIP Code 68875 Low (WA) High (AZ)
Jan 4.13 1.9 5.84
Feb 4.69 3 6.31
Mar 5.37 3.65 7.02
Apr 5.67 5.13 7.3
May 5.9 5.17 7.13
Jun 6.29 5.72 6.95
Jul 6.47 6.22 6.51
Aug 6.29 6.08 6.65
Sep 6.13 5.15 7.02
Oct 5.06 3.32 6.92
Nov 4.45 2.33 5.99
Dec 3.66 1.78 5.46
All figures listed are kWh/m2/day — kilowatt hours per square meter per day

Solar Radiation Levels

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