Ames, NE 68621 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 68621: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Ames, NE 68621

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Dodge County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.46, Longitude -96.639
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 2
  • PO Box Addresses: 4
  • Residential Addresses: 238
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 238

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

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Ames, NE 68621 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 439
Daytime Population: Workers 30
Daytime Population: Residents 212
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 242
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.55
Population in Households 439
Population in Familes 372
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 17
Diversity Index3 41


Median Household Income $51,538
Average Household Income $73,643
Per Capita Income $31,873


Total Housing Units 219 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 151 (68.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 39 (17.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 29 (13.2%)
Median Home Value $136,806
Average Home Value $171,026


Total Households 190
Average Household Size 2.31
Family Households 139
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 0.38% 0.32%
Households 0.44% 0.31%
Families 0.3% 0.14%
Median Household Income   2.97%
Per Capita Income   3.78%

Ames, NE 68621 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 68621 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 # 398 32nd
Population Density # 194 67th
Diversity Index # 65 89th
Median Household Income # 305 48th
Per Capita Income # 158 73rd

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