Zip Code 68317 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBennet
Zip Code StateNebraska
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lancaster
Area Code402 / 531
Current Population:1495
Racial Majority: 97.63%
Public School Racial Majority:White 91%
Unemployment Rate:1.9%
Median Household Income$60118
Average Adjusted Gross Income$86530
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time24.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1286 - 1401 ft.
Area46 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.67072100, -96.50713000

Zip Code 68317 Description

Zip Code 68317 is located in the state of Nebraska in the Lincoln metro area. Zip code 68317 is primarily located in Lancaster County. The official US Postal Service name for 68317 is BENNET, Nebraska. Portions of zip code 68317 are contained within or border the city limits of Bennet, NE, Panama, NE, . The area code for zip code 68317 is 402. 68317 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Nebraska.

The current unemployment level in 68317 is 1.9% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 3.0% 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 68317 increased to 1495 from 1340 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 68317 is while the majority ethnicity attending 68317 public schools is White. 19.1% of students in 68317 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1527 97.63% 1455 +5%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 0 +0%
 Hispanic 17 1.09% 16 +6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 1 -100%
 Asian 6 0.38% 6 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 6 0% 6 -100%
 Two Or More Races 11 0.9% 11 +27%

Zip Code 68317 Race/Ethnicity

 White 91%
 Black Or African American 1.1%
 Hispanic 2.6%
 Asian 1.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 4.1%

Zip Code 68317 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population14951340
Male Population52.30%
Female Population47.70%
Total Households590
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$60118
Income Under $50K Per Year38.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year42.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year19.10%
68317 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Nebraska District 1Jeff FortenberryRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Nebraska Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$64933
Average Real Estate Sale Price$127684
Current Unemployment Level 1.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.9%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 47i - Loess and Glacial Drift Hills
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 68317 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)12182839506065635341271739
Avg Max Temp (°F)34415264758589877967503763
Avg Precip (In.).82.882.473.094.693.934.583.613.32.421.861.0532.7
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Lincoln, NE
CBSA Type68317
CBSA Population301907
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours