Stanton, NE 68779 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 68779: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Stanton, NE 68779

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Stanton County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.953, Longitude -97.226
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 68779 has segments in 2 Counties (Madison, Stanton).

  • Businesses Addresses: 73
  • PO Box Addresses: 381
  • Residential Addresses: 571
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 571

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

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Stanton, NE 68779 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 2,423
Daytime Population: Workers 988
Daytime Population: Residents 1,232
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,220
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.92
Population in Households 2,423
Population in Familes 1,987
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 13
Diversity Index3 18


Median Household Income $47,925
Average Household Income $58,964
Per Capita Income $24,019


Total Housing Units 1,149 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 710 (61.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 277 (24.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 162 (14.1%)
Median Home Value $111,976
Average Home Value $134,085


Total Households 987
Average Household Size 2.45
Family Households 652
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 -0.35% -0.57%
Households -0.44% -0.64%
Families -0.62% -0.72%
Median Household Income   3.54%
Per Capita Income   3.56%

Stanton, NE 68779 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 68779 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 # 124 79th
Population Density # 248 58th
Diversity Index # 187 68th
Median Household Income # 382 35th
Per Capita Income # 506 14th

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