Riverdale, NE 68870 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 68870: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Riverdale, NE 68870

Not Acceptable, USPS
Gardner, NE 68870
Prairie Center, NE 68870
Thornton, NE 68870

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Buffalo County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.784, Longitude -99.161
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 13
  • PO Box Addresses: 90
  • Residential Addresses: 109
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 109

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

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  1. 68870 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 68870 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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Riverdale, NE 68870 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 497
Population in Households 497
Population in Familes 440
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 13
Diversity Index3 9


Median Household Income $75,983
Average Household Income $87,395
Per Capita Income $34,466


Total Housing Units 224 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 168 (75.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 28 (12.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 28 (12.5%)
Median Home Value $198,649
Average Home Value $250,000


Total Households 196
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 154
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 1.38% 1.41%
Households 1.38% 1.39%
Families 1.25% 1.39%
Median Household Income   1.02%
Per Capita Income   1.87%

Riverdale, NE 68870 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 68870 to the other 585 ZIP Codes in Nebraska by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 382 35th
Population Density # 243 59th
Diversity Index # 440 24th
Median Household Income # 53 91st
Per Capita Income # 96 84th

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