Data Profile of ZIP Code 68966

Orleans, NE (ZIP Code 68966) Snapshot

Nebraska

In-depth Demographics Data and Statistics About 68966

The U.S. ZIP Code 68966 is associated with Orleans, NE in Harlan County. The current population estimate is 599. It is estimated that 32.7% of residents in the 68966 ZIP Code are aged 62 years and older, while the region overall has a median age of 54.0 years. It is estimated that about 19.7% of residents in this Nebraska region hold a bachelor's degree or higher, while the per capita income is approximately $29,404. The median household income is at $47,721, while an estimated 1% of the population in this ZIP is living below the poverty line.

Population in 68966

The most recent population estimate for ZIP Code 68966 is 599.

Orleans, NE

The 68966 ZIP Code is associated with Orleans, NE in Harlan County.

Area Codes associated with 68966

Telephone area codes associated with ZIP Code 68966 include 308.

Sunrise / Sunset in 68966

Sunrise: 7:40 am
Sunset: 7:10 pm
Sunrise in 68966 7:40 am
Sunrise in 68966 7:10 pm

Weather forecast for 68966

This Afternoon's forecast for 68966: A chance of rain showers before 3pm, then a slight chance of rain between 3pm and 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. North wind 0 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Current air quality in 68966

Air quality: Good Air quality scale in 68966 Good

Internet in 68966

An estimated 84.1% of households in ZIP Code 68966 have a computer, while about 74.4% of households have broadband Internet service.

Gender in 68966

The gender split in ZIP Code 68966 is an estimated 51.1% female and approximately 48.9% male.

Health Insurance in 68966

Approximately 13.9% of adults aged 18 to 64 in ZIP Code 68966 (Orleans, NE) are currently uninsured and do not have health insurance.

Income in ZIP Code 68966

The median household income in ZIP Code 68966 is $47,721, while the region's mean household income is $54,470. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $29,404. The per capita income in ZIP Code 68966 of $29,404 is approximately 8.97% less than the per capita income in the U.S. overall of $32,302. An estimated 1.3% of the population is living below the poverty line in this region. This rate is approximately 86.32% lower than the overall poverty rate in the U.S. of 9.5%. Regarding household income, approximately 21.4% of the population in 68966 earn $75,000 to $99,999 per year, while an estimated 16.2% earn $35,000 to $49,999 per year, and 0.0% of 68966 residents earn $200,000 or more per year.

Household Income Details

Bar chart displaying household income in ZIP Code 68966. 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 68966

Household Income Percent
Less than $10,000 per year 10.4%
$10,000 to $14,999 per year 2.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 per year 15.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 per year 11.0%
$35,000 to $49,999 per year 16.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 per year 11.0%
$75,000 to $99,999 per year 21.4%
$100,000 to $149,999 per year 11.3%
$150,000 to $199,999 per year 1.3%
$200,000 or more per year 0.0%

Education levels in ZIP Code 68966

In ZIP Code 68966, 88.5% of the population graduated high school, while 19.7% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 2.9% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 7.9% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 32.6% in this Harlan County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).

Education Attained in 68966

Education Level Percent
Less than 9th grade 2.9%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 8.6%
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 32.6%
Some college, no degree 27.8%
Associate's degree 8.4%
Bachelor's degree 11.8%
Graduate or professional degree 7.9%

Education Level Details

Pie chart displaying the education level breakdown in ZIP Code 68966. 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 68966

Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 68966, 97.8% is one race, while 2.2% are two or more races. Approximately 0.3% of 68966 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 68966 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (97.0%), followed by Black or African American (2.7%) .

Race Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the racial composition of ZIP Code 68966. This visualizes the percentage of the population of each race (race alone or in combination with one or more other races).

Racial Composition of 68966

Industry Percent
White 97.0%
Black or African American 2.7%
American Indian and Alaska Native 1.8%
Asian 0.7%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.2%
Some other race 0.0%
* Race alone or in combination with one or more other races

Language Breakdown in ZIP Code 68966

In ZIP Code 68966, 98.6% of the population lists "English only" as the language spoken in home, while 1.4% of lists Spanish. Additionally, Asian and Pacific Islander languages are spoken in 0.0% 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 Harlan County region.

Language Spoken in 68966

Language Spoken Percent
English only 98.6%
Spanish 1.4%
Other Indo-European languages 0.0%
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 68966. 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 68966

Residents of ZIP Code 68966 are older than average. The median age of 54.0 years in ZIP Code 68966 is approximately 41.73% higher than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 83.5% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 32.7% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 19.5% of the population in 68966 falls in the age group 65 to 74 years, while an estimated 14.2% are aged 45 to 54 years. On the low end of the scale, 2.7% of 68966 residents are aged 15 to 19 years.

Age Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the age breakdown in ZIP Code 68966. 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 68966

Age Range Percent
Under 5 years 5.5%
5 to 9 years 3.7%
10 to 14 years 5.2%
15 to 19 years 2.7%
20 to 24 years 9.2%
25 to 34 years 4.3%
35 to 44 years 11.4%
45 to 54 years 14.2%
55 to 59 years 7.7%
60 to 64 years 7.8%
65 to 74 years 19.5%
75 to 84 years 4.7%
85 years and over 4.2%

Chronic Health Issues in ZIP Code 68966

One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 68966 is high blood pressure, as an estimated 36.1% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 68966 is high cholesterol, as approximately 35.6% of adults 18 and older in this Harlan County region contend with that issue.

Chronic Health Issues Breakdown

Bar chart displaying a breakdown of chronic health issues in ZIP Code 68966. 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 68966

Health Issue Percent of adults*
Diagnosed diabetes 11.3%
High blood pressure 36.1%
Current asthma 8.0%
High cholesterol 35.6%
Cancer (excluding skin cancer) 8.8%
Arthritis 27.8%
Stroke 3.6%
Chronic kidney disease 3.1%
Coronary heart disease 7.6%
* aged 18 & above

Health Risk Behaviors & Prevention in 68966

One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 68966 is cholesterol screening, as an estimated 90.0% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 86.1% of those 18 and above in 68966 list current access to health insurance, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 68966 include obesity (35.9% of adults aged 18 and above) and sleeping less than 7 hours (30.2% of those 18 and older).

Preventative Health in 68966

Preventive Measure Percent of adults*
Taking medicine for high blood pressure control 80.0%
Cholesterol screening 90.0%
Current access to health insurance 86.1%
Visits to doctor for routine checkup 72.2%
Visits to dentist or dental clinic 66.6%
* aged 18 & above

Preventative Health Measures

Bar chart displaying preventative health data in ZIP Code 68966. 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 68966. 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 68966

Risk Behavior Percent of adults*
Obesity 35.9%
Current smoking 16.4%
Sleeping less than 7 hours 30.2%
Binge drinking 19.2%
No leisure-time physical activity 29.8%
* aged 18 & above

Real Estate & Housing in ZIP Code 68966

Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 68966, an estimated 66.4% of homes were built in 1939 or earlier. Additionally, 10.6% 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 Harlan County region.

Age of Housing in 68966

Year Home Built Percent
Built in 2014 or later 0.0%
Built between 2010 and 2013 0.0%
Built between 2000 and 2009 5.6%
Built between 1990 and 1999 1.1%
Built between 1980 and 1989 4.8%
Built between 1970 and 1979 10.6%
Built between 1960 and 1969 2.5%
Built between 1950 and 1959 3.9%
Built between 1940 and 1949 5.0%
Built in 1939 or earlier 66.4%

Housing Age Breakdown

">Bar chart displaying the breakdown on housing ages in ZIP Code 68966. 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 68966

In 68966, 57.7% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 7.4% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 25.0 minutes. Approximately 25.3% of the employed population 16 years and over in 68966 work in educational services, and health care and social assistance, while an estimated 17.9% work in agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining. On the lower end of the scale, just 0.0% of 68966 workers 16 years and over work in information.

Job Industry Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying job industry breakdown details for ZIP Code 68966. 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 68966

Industry Percent
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 17.9%
Construction 6.0%
Manufacturing 6.7%
Wholesale trade 4.2%
Retail trade 3.5%
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 7.0%
Information 0.0%
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing 4.9%
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative 13.7%
Educational services, and health care and social assistance 25.3%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services 0.4%
Other services, except public administration 4.9%
Public administration 5.6%

Utilities in ZIP Code 68966

The average residential electricity rate in ZIP Code 68966 of 11.54¢/kWh. This rate is about 4.07% less than the average rate in Nebraska, and approximately 25.36% less than the average rate in the U.S. as a whole. Regarding solar power potential, ZIP Code 68966 has an average daily solar radiation level of 5.55 kWh/m2/day. This is approximately 34.71% greater than an area in the U.S. with historically low solar radiation levels (WA), and about 15.78% 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 68966. This visualizes electricity rates in 68966 compared to rates in the state and rates in the U.S. as a whole.

Electricity Rates in 68966

Region Residential Commercial Industrial
ZIP Code 68966 11.54¢/kWh 10.57¢/kWh 13.95¢/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 68966

Month ZIP Code 68966 Low (WA) High (AZ)
Jan 4.32 1.9 5.84
Feb 4.98 3 6.31
Mar 5.75 3.65 7.02
Apr 5.92 5.13 7.3
May 5.94 5.17 7.13
Jun 6.41 5.72 6.95
Jul 6.52 6.22 6.51
Aug 6.5 6.08 6.65
Sep 6.16 5.15 7.02
Oct 5.43 3.32 6.92
Nov 4.71 2.33 5.99
Dec 4 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 68966. This visualizes solar power levels in 68966 compared to radiation levels in both a historically low radiation state (WA) and a historically high radiation state (AZ).