Laurel, NE 68745 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 68745: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Laurel, NE 68745

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 73
  • Single Family Addresses: 412
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Cedar County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.44, Longitude -97.105
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 68745 has segments in 3 Counties (Cedar, Dixon, Wayne).

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Laurel, NE 68745 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,564
Daytime Population: Workers 793
Daytime Population: Residents 738
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,531
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.98
Population in Households 1,536
Population in Familes 1,301
Population in Group Qrtrs 28
Population Density2 16
Diversity Index3 15


Median Household Income $46,389
Average Household Income $70,802
Per Capita Income $29,028


Total Housing Units 747 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 498 (66.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 140 (18.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 109 (14.6%)
Median Home Value $105,118
Average Home Value $129,317


Total Households 638
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 435
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 0.33% -0.17%
Households 0.51% -0.03%
Families 0.22% -0.18%
Median Household Income   2.34%
Per Capita Income   3.8%

Laurel, NE 68745 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 68745 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 # 174 70th
Population Density # 200 66th
Diversity Index # 252 56th
Median Household Income # 412 30th
Per Capita Income # 258 56th

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