Elba, NE 68835 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 68835: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Elba, NE 68835

Acceptable Alternative
Cotesfield, NE 68835

Not Acceptable, USPS
Dannevirke, NE 68835

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Howard County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.285, Longitude -98.591
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 68835 has segments in 2 Counties (Greeley, Howard).

  • Businesses Addresses: 22
  • PO Box Addresses: 79
  • Residential Addresses: 143
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 143

The ZIP Code maps and database are updated 4 times per year.
Database updated: May 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Elba, NE 68835 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 491
Daytime Population: Workers 104
Daytime Population: Residents 244
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 348
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.71
Population in Households 491
Population in Familes 405
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 5
Diversity Index3 9


Median Household Income $42,851
Average Household Income $55,425
Per Capita Income $24,270


Total Housing Units 259 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 171 (66.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 44 (17.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 44 (17.0%)
Median Home Value $128,125
Average Home Value $160,380


Total Households 215
Average Household Size 2.28
Family Households 145
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 0.0% 0.12%
Households -0.06% 0.09%
Families -0.19% -0.14%
Median Household Income   3.35%
Per Capita Income   3.51%

Elba, NE 68835 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 68835 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 # 377 36th
Population Density # 421 28th
Diversity Index # 429 26th
Median Household Income # 489 17th
Per Capita Income # 502 15th

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