Aurora, NE 68818 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 68818: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Aurora, NE 68818

Not Acceptable, USPS
Stockham, NE 68818

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 279
  • Single Family Addresses: 2,218
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 81
  • County: Hamilton County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.855, Longitude -98.013
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 68818 has segments in 2 Counties (Clay, Hamilton).

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Aurora, NE 68818 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 5,635
Population in Households 5,511
Population in Familes 4,607
Population in Group Qrtrs 124
Population Density1 30
Diversity Index2 14


Total Households 2,249
Average Household Size 2.45
Family Households 1,557
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,473 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,573 (63.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 676 (27.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 224 ( 9.1%)
Median Home Value $110,144
Average Home Value $139,288


Median Household Income $55,071
Average Household Income $69,367
Per Capita Income $28,059
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.44% 0.35%
Households 0.74% 0.57%
Families 0.65% 0.52%
Median Household Income   2.31%
Per Capita Income   2.56%
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.

Aurora, NE 68818 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 68818 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 # 82 86th
Population Density1 # 131 77th
Diversity Index2 # 271 53rd
Median Household Income # 173 70th
Per Capita Income # 249 57th

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