Zip Code 68822 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBroken Bow
Zip Code StateNebraska
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Custer
Area Code308
Current Population:4834
Racial Majority: 95.49%
Public School Racial Majority:White 90.1%
Unemployment Rate:1.3%
Median Household Income$36509
Average Adjusted Gross Income$65400
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time9.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range2379 - 2753 ft.
Area323 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.42523500, -99.60382900

Zip Code 68822 Description

Zip Code 68822 is located in the state of Nebraska in the North Platte metro area. Zip code 68822 is primarily located in Custer County. The official US Postal Service name for 68822 is BROKEN BOW, Nebraska. Portions of zip code 68822 are contained within or border the city limits of Broken Bow, NE, . The area code for zip code 68822 is 308. 68822 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Nebraska.

The current unemployment level in 68822 is 1.3% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 2.6% 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 68822 decreased to 4834 from 4875 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 68822 is while the majority ethnicity attending 68822 public schools is White. 44.4% of students in 68822 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 4487 95.49% 4596 -2%
 Black Or African American 29 0.62% 19 +53%
 Hispanic 167 3.55% 132 +27%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.02% 23 -96%
 Asian 9 0.19% 5 +80%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 4 0% 4 -100%
 Two Or More Races 55 0.13% 55 -89%

Zip Code 68822 Race/Ethnicity

 White 90.1%
 Black Or African American 2.1%
 Hispanic 4.5%
 Asian 0.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1%
 Two or More Races 2.1%

Zip Code 68822 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population48344875
Male Population48.40%
Female Population51.60%
Total Households2077
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$36509
Income Under $50K Per Year65.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year27.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.00%
68822 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Nebraska District 3Adrian SmithRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$20000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$158738
Current Unemployment Level 1.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level1.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.7%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 27e - Central Nebraska Loess Plains
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 68822 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)8142232445460574634201234
Avg Max Temp (°F)34404960708086847664463760
Avg Precip (In.).44.511.522.343.553.883.552.551.971.461.07.4123.26
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours