Broken Bow, NE 68822 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 68822: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Broken Bow, NE 68822

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 354
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,970
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 222
  • County: Custer County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.404, Longitude -99.641
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Broken Bow, NE 68822 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 4,856
Daytime Population: Workers 3,923
Daytime Population: Residents 2,174
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 6,097
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.26
Population in Households 4,746
Population in Familes 3,697
Population in Group Qrtrs 110
Population Density2 13
Diversity Index3 18


Median Household Income $45,625
Average Household Income $57,327
Per Capita Income $24,927


Total Housing Units 2,322 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,383 (59.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 713 (30.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 226 ( 9.7%)
Median Home Value $97,095
Average Home Value $143,275


Total Households 2,096
Average Household Size 2.26
Family Households 1,263
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 0.2% 0.19%
Households 0.27% 0.25%
Families 0.04% 0.09%
Median Household Income   2.0%
Per Capita Income   2.43%

Broken Bow, NE 68822 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 68822 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 # 89 85th
Population Density # 236 60th
Diversity Index # 193 67th
Median Household Income # 428 27th
Per Capita Income # 477 19th

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