Zip Code 68743 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameJackson
Zip Code StateNebraska
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Dakota
Secondary County: Dixon
Area Code402 / 531
Current Population:693
Racial Majority: 88.77%
Public School Racial Majority:White 93.4%
Unemployment Rate:4.3%
Median Household Income$54951
Average Adjusted Gross Income$82060
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time25.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1096 - 1362 ft.
Area51 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.46792000, -96.62732300

Zip Code 68743 Description

Zip Code 68743 is located in the state of Nebraska in the Sioux City metro area. Zip code 68743 is primarily located in Dakota County. Portions of 68743 are also located in Dixon County. The official US Postal Service name for 68743 is JACKSON, Nebraska. Portions of zip code 68743 are contained within or border the city limits of Jackson, NE, Waterbury, NE, . The area code for zip code 68743 is 402. 68743 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Nebraska.

The current unemployment level in 68743 is 4.3% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.5% and is higher 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 68743 increased to 693 from 638 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 68743 is while the majority ethnicity attending 68743 public schools is White. 32.2% of students in 68743 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 648 88.77% 631 +3%
 Black Or African American 5 0.68% 2 +150%
 Hispanic 18 2.47% 41 -56%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 2 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 5 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 7 -100%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 5 8.08% 5 +1080%

Zip Code 68743 Race/Ethnicity

 White 93.4%
 Black Or African American 1.7%
 Hispanic 1.7%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 3.3%

Zip Code 68743 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population693638
Male Population51.80%
Female Population48.20%
Total Households254
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$54951
Income Under $50K Per Year44.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year40.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year14.80%
68743 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Nebraska District 3Adrian SmithRepublican
Nebraska District 1Jeff FortenberryRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$159377
Average Real Estate Sale Price$175000
Current Unemployment Level 4.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 47k - Northeastern Nebraska Loess Hills
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 68743 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)9152637495963615138251337
Avg Max Temp (°F)29364862738386847764453260
Avg Precip (In.).61.672.132.944.013.893.462.992.552.061.53.7427.58
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Sioux City, IA-NE-SD
CBSA Type68743
CBSA Population144026
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours