Grand Island, NE 68803 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 68803: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Grand Island, NE 68803

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,001
  • Single Family Addresses: 9,187
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,074
  • County: Hall County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.927, Longitude -98.377
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 68803 has segments in 2 Counties (Hall, Howard).

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Grand Island, NE 68803 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 24,574
Population in Households 24,089
Population in Familes 19,311
Population in Group Qrtrs 485
Population Density1 229
Diversity Index2 46


Total Households 9,759
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 6,277
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 10,345 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,159 (59.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,600 (34.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 586 ( 5.7%)
Median Home Value $149,746
Average Home Value $167,868


Median Household Income $51,017
Average Household Income $65,819
Per Capita Income $26,463
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.28% 1.29%
Households 1.06% 1.14%
Families 1.02% 1.11%
Median Household Income   2.19%
Per Capita Income   2.05%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood 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.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Grand Island, NE 68803 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 68803 to the other 583 ZIP Codes in Nebraska by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 23 96th
Population Density1 # 76 87th
Diversity Index2 # 49 92nd
Median Household Income # 268 54th
Per Capita Income # 347 41st

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