Zip Code 68047 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NamePender
Zip Code StateNebraska
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Thurston
Secondary County: Cuming
Area Code402 / 531
Current Population:1614
Racial Majority: 91.41%
Public School Racial Majority:White 91.3%
Unemployment Rate:3.2%
Median Household Income$38264
Average Adjusted Gross Income$73870
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time14.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1332 - 1519 ft.
Area128 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.10823000, -96.73805900

Zip Code 68047 Description

Zip Code 68047 is located in the state of Nebraska in the Sioux City metro area. Zip code 68047 is primarily located in Thurston County. Portions of 68047 are also located in Cuming County. The official US Postal Service name for 68047 is PENDER, Nebraska. Portions of zip code 68047 are contained within or border the city limits of Pender, NE, . The area code for zip code 68047 is 402. 68047 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Nebraska.

The current unemployment level in 68047 is 3.2% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.7% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.5% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 68047 decreased to 1614 from 1883 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 68047 is while the majority ethnicity attending 68047 public schools is White. 36.4% of students in 68047 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1586 91.41% 1532 +4%
 Black Or African American 21 1.21% 0 +0%
 Hispanic 123 7.09% 37 +232%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.06% 23 -96%
 Asian 4 0.23% 2 +100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 19 0% 19 -100%

Zip Code 68047 Race/Ethnicity

 White 91.3%
 Black Or African American 0.3%
 Hispanic 5.4%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2.2%
 Two or More Races 0.8%

Zip Code 68047 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population16141883
Male Population48.90%
Female Population51.10%
Total Households681
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$38264
Income Under $50K Per Year64.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year28.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.50%
68047 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Nebraska District 1Jeff FortenberryRepublican
Nebraska District 3Adrian SmithRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$45000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$98619
Current Unemployment Level 3.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.9%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 47k - Northeastern Nebraska Loess Hills
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 68047 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)9152537495863615138251337
Avg Max Temp (°F)30374962748387857765463361
Avg Precip (In.).63.722.182.974.264.133.542.992.632.111.52.7828.44
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours