Zip Code 68879 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameTaylor
Zip Code StateNebraska
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Loup
Secondary County: Garfield
Area Code308
Current Population:417
Racial Majority: 90.72%
Public School Racial Majority:White 92.2%
Unemployment Rate:2.1%
Median Household Income$30379
Average Adjusted Gross Income$40130
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time29.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range2238 - 2628 ft.
Area571 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.91593500, -99.55905200

Zip Code 68879 Description

Zip Code 68879 is located in the state of Nebraska in the Lincoln metro area. Zip code 68879 is primarily located in Loup County. Portions of 68879 are also located in Garfield County. The official US Postal Service name for 68879 is TAYLOR, Nebraska. Portions of zip code 68879 are contained within or border the city limits of Taylor, NE, . Zip code 68879 is within area code 308 and area code 402. 68879 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Nebraska.

The current unemployment level in 68879 is 2.1% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 3.7% and is higher 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 68879 decreased to 417 from 429 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 68879 is while the majority ethnicity attending 68879 public schools is White. 42.9% of students in 68879 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 352 90.72% 411 -14%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 1 -100%
 Hispanic 11 2.84% 5 +120%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 2.06% 0 +0%
 Asian 0 0% 0 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 0 4.38% 0 +0%

Zip Code 68879 Race/Ethnicity

 White 92.2%
 Black Or African American 1.3%
 Hispanic 6.5%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0%

Zip Code 68879 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population417429
Male Population49.90%
Female Population50.10%
Total Households176
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$30379
Income Under $50K Per Year78.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year18.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year3.70%
68879 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Nebraska District 3Adrian SmithRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Nebraska Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$330959
Average Real Estate Sale Price$165249
Current Unemployment Level 2.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.4%
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 68879 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)9142333455560584735211234
Avg Max Temp (°F)33394961718187857765463661
Avg Precip (In.).51.631.632.453.743.653.312.92.111.571.35.6224.48
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours