Zip Code 68008 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBlair
Zip Code StateNebraska
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Washington
Area Code402 / 531
Current Population:12285
Racial Majority: 95.43%
Public School Racial Majority:White 92.3%
Unemployment Rate:2.0%
Median Household Income$57277
Average Adjusted Gross Income$79370
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time20.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1001 - 1299 ft.
Area128 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.55277400, -96.17448500

Zip Code 68008 Description

Zip Code 68008 is located in the state of Nebraska in the Omaha metro area. Zip code 68008 is primarily located in Washington County. The official US Postal Service name for 68008 is BLAIR, Nebraska. Portions of zip code 68008 are contained within or border the city limits of Blair, NE, . The area code for zip code 68008 is 402. 68008 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Nebraska.

The current unemployment level in 68008 is 2.0% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 3.2% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 2.1% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 68008 increased to 12285 from 11117 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 68008 is while the majority ethnicity attending 68008 public schools is White. 25.8% of students in 68008 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 11674 95.43% 11716 +-0%
 Black Or African American 111 0.91% 83 +34%
 Hispanic 220 1.8% 292 -25%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 15 0.12% 24 -38%
 Asian 6 0.05% 38 -84%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 9 0.07% 4 +125%
 Other Race 24 0% 24 -100%
 Two Or More Races 104 1.62% 104 +90%

Zip Code 68008 Race/Ethnicity

 White 92.3%
 Black Or African American 0.9%
 Hispanic 4.1%
 Asian 0.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.5%
 Two or More Races 1.6%

Zip Code 68008 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1228511117
Male Population49.10%
Female Population50.90%
Total Households4672
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
25.8%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
71.4%
Median Household Income$57277
Income Under $50K Per Year43.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year39.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year17.90%
68008 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Nebraska District 1Jeff FortenberryRepublican
Nebraska District 4
Related Maps: Map of All Nebraska Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$195221
Average Real Estate Sale Price$152517
Current Unemployment Level 2.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.2%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 47h - Nebraska/Kansas Loess Hills
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 68008 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)11172738506065625240271639
Avg Max Temp (°F)31374963748387847765483561
Avg Precip (In.).72.742.593.054.064.253.73.153.12.311.61.9330.21
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA
CBSA Type68008
CBSA Population858393
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours