Emerson, NE 68733 ZIP Code Profile


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ZIP Code 68733: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Emerson, NE 68733

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Dakota County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.282, Longitude -96.727
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 68733 has segments in 3 Counties (Dakota, Dixon, Wayne).

  • Businesses Addresses: 33
  • PO Box Addresses: 163
  • Residential Addresses: 359
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 359

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

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Emerson, NE 68733 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,208
Daytime Population: Workers 264
Daytime Population: Residents 572
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 836
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.69
Population in Households 1,196
Population in Familes 1,002
Population in Group Qrtrs 12
Population Density2 16
Diversity Index3 18


Median Household Income $54,780
Average Household Income $68,803
Per Capita Income $28,357


Total Housing Units 561 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 374 (66.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 121 (21.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 66 (11.8%)
Median Home Value $100,746
Average Home Value $151,537


Total Households 495
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 347
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 -0.49% -0.33%
Households -0.49% -0.28%
Families -0.66% -0.41%
Median Household Income   3.28%
Per Capita Income   3.41%

Emerson, NE 68733 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 68733 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 # 213 64th
Population Density # 197 66th
Diversity Index # 190 68th
Median Household Income # 218 63rd
Per Capita Income # 303 48th

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