Zip Code 68434 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSeward
Zip Code StateNebraska
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Seward
Area Code402 / 531
Current Population:8576
Racial Majority: 94.87%
Public School Racial Majority:White 93.7%
Unemployment Rate:1.8%
Median Household Income$53446
Average Adjusted Gross Income$75490
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time17 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1385 - 1558 ft.
Area146 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.90691700, -97.11777200

Zip Code 68434 Description

Zip Code 68434 is located in the state of Nebraska in the Lincoln metro area. Zip code 68434 is primarily located in Seward County. The official US Postal Service name for 68434 is SEWARD, Nebraska. Portions of zip code 68434 are contained within or border the city limits of Seward, NE, Goehner, NE, . The area code for zip code 68434 is 402. 68434 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Nebraska.

The current unemployment level in 68434 is 1.8% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 3.1% 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 68434 increased to 8576 from 8141 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 68434 is while the majority ethnicity attending 68434 public schools is White. 23.4% of students in 68434 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 7890 94.87% 8217 -4%
 Black Or African American 51 0.61% 42 +21%
 Hispanic 179 2.15% 162 +10%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.02% 26 -92%
 Asian 48 0.58% 44 +9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 82 1.77% 82 +79%

Zip Code 68434 Race/Ethnicity

 White 93.7%
 Black Or African American 0.1%
 Hispanic 3.8%
 Asian 0.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 1.6%

Zip Code 68434 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population85768141
Male Population48.90%
Female Population51.10%
Total Households3152
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
23.4%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
33.3%
Median Household Income$53446
Income Under $50K Per Year46.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year39.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year14.80%
68434 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Nebraska District 1Jeff FortenberryRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Nebraska Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$167636
Average Real Estate Sale Price$111519
Current Unemployment Level 1.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.4%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 27f - Rainwater Basin Plains
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 68434 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)14192940516165635442291840
Avg Max Temp (°F)33405164748589867866483662
Avg Precip (In.).63.582.142.774.463.753.543.332.792.031.58.7328.32
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Lincoln, NE
CBSA Type68434
CBSA Population301907
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours