Wausa, NE 68786 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 68786: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Wausa, NE 68786

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Knox County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.498, Longitude -97.538
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 68786 has segments in 3 Counties (Cedar, Knox, Pierce).

  • Businesses Addresses: 45
  • PO Box Addresses: 102
  • Residential Addresses: 334
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 23
    • Single Family Addresses: 311

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

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Wausa, NE 68786 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 958
Daytime Population: Workers 417
Daytime Population: Residents 489
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 906
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.95
Population in Households 928
Population in Familes 800
Population in Group Qrtrs 30
Population Density2 12
Diversity Index3 11


Median Household Income $46,126
Average Household Income $62,109
Per Capita Income $24,566


Total Housing Units 433 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 300 (69.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 75 (17.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 58 (13.4%)
Median Home Value $95,631
Average Home Value $159,250


Total Households 375
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 268
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 -0.09% 0.0%
Households 0.0% 0.05%
Families -0.25% -0.07%
Median Household Income   1.81%
Per Capita Income   3.28%

Wausa, NE 68786 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 68786 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 # 246 58th
Population Density # 257 56th
Diversity Index # 377 36th
Median Household Income # 419 29th
Per Capita Income # 497 15th

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