Wayne, NE 68787 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 68787: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Wayne, NE 68787

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Wayne County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.239, Longitude -97.016
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 68787 has segments in 2 Counties (Dixon, Wayne).

  • Businesses Addresses: 291
  • PO Box Addresses: 72
  • Residential Addresses: 2,473
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 169
    • Single Family Addresses: 2,304

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

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Wayne, NE 68787 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 6,619
Daytime Population: Workers 4,277
Daytime Population: Residents 2,926
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 7,203
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.09
Population in Households 5,534
Population in Familes 3,771
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,085
Population Density2 40
Diversity Index3 30


Median Household Income $54,761
Average Household Income $63,842
Per Capita Income $24,116


Total Housing Units 2,602 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,362 (52.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,067 (41.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 173 ( 6.6%)
Median Home Value $144,444
Average Home Value $170,191


Total Households 2,429
Average Household Size 2.28
Family Households 1,306
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 -0.27% 0.14%
Households 0.24% 0.24%
Families -0.07% 0.03%
Median Household Income   1.03%
Per Capita Income   2.13%

Wayne, NE 68787 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 68787 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 # 77 87th
Population Density # 122 79th
Diversity Index # 105 82nd
Median Household Income # 219 63rd
Per Capita Income # 505 14th

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