Chester, NE 68327 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 68327: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Chester, NE 68327

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 32
  • Single Family Addresses: 63
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Thayer County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.01, Longitude -97.619
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 68327 has segments in 2 Counties (Republic, Thayer).

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Chester, NE 68327 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 321
Daytime Population: Workers 88
Daytime Population: Residents 179
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 267
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.83
Population in Households 321
Population in Familes 269
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 6
Diversity Index3 5


Median Household Income $45,503
Average Household Income $60,737
Per Capita Income $29,517


Total Housing Units 200 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 135 (67.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 21 (10.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 44 (22.0%)
Median Home Value $79,464
Average Home Value $155,556


Total Households 156
Average Household Size 2.06
Family Households 107
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.09% 0.0%
Households 0.09% -0.13%
Families -0.26% -0.19%
Median Household Income   4.7%
Per Capita Income   3.04%

Chester, NE 68327 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 68327 to the other 586 ZIP Codes in Nebraska by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 449 24th
Population Density # 403 31st
Diversity Index # 551 6th
Median Household Income # 432 26th
Per Capita Income # 239 59th

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