Zip Code 68860 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameOconto
Zip Code StateNebraska
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Custer
Area Code308
Current Population:324
Racial Majority: 96.28%
Unemployment Rate:1.3%
Median Household Income$39145
Average Adjusted Gross Income$39960
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time27.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range2303 - 2818 ft.
Area286 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.13121900, -99.68131500

Zip Code 68860 Description

Zip Code 68860 is located in the state of Nebraska in the North Platte metro area. Zip code 68860 is primarily located in Custer County. The official US Postal Service name for 68860 is OCONTO, Nebraska. Portions of zip code 68860 are contained within or border the city limits of Oconto, NE, . The area code for zip code 68860 is 308. 68860 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Nebraska.

The current unemployment level in 68860 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 68860 decreased to 324 from 358 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 68860 is while the majority ethnicity attending 68860 public schools is . % of students in 68860 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 233 96.28% 301 -23%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 0 +0%
 Hispanic 6 2.48% 15 -60%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 0 0% 1 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 7 1.24% 7 -57%

Zip Code 68860 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 68860 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population324358
Male Population51.90%
Female Population48.10%
Total Households153
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$39145
Income Under $50K Per Year65.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year28.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.20%
68860 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Nebraska District 3Adrian SmithRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Nebraska Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$167208
Average Real Estate Sale Price$150831
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 5a: -20F to -15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 27e - Central Nebraska Loess Plains
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 68860 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)10152332445460584735221334
Avg Max Temp (°F)35415061718187857765473861
Avg Precip (In.).54.491.662.23.73.513.222.531.831.381.04.522.6
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours