Dorchester, NE 68343 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 68343: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Dorchester, NE 68343

Not Acceptable, USPS
Pleasanthill, NE 68343

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Saline County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.649, Longitude -97.118
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 68343 has segments in 2 Counties (Saline, Seward).

  • Businesses Addresses: 21
  • PO Box Addresses: 195
  • Residential Addresses: 243
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 243

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Database updated: May 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Dorchester, NE 68343 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 957
Daytime Population: Workers 241
Daytime Population: Residents 422
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 663
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.69
Population in Households 956
Population in Familes 814
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density2 15
Diversity Index3 29


Median Household Income $55,942
Average Household Income $66,804
Per Capita Income $26,809


Total Housing Units 417 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 290 (69.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 94 (22.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 33 ( 7.9%)
Median Home Value $127,174
Average Home Value $163,276


Total Households 384
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 278
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 0.32% 0.31%
Households 0.4% 0.26%
Families 0.2% 0.21%
Median Household Income   1.6%
Per Capita Income   2.48%

Dorchester, NE 68343 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 68343 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 # 247 58th
Population Density # 212 64th
Diversity Index # 108 82nd
Median Household Income # 194 67th
Per Capita Income # 388 34th

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