Alma, NE 68920 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 68920: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Alma, NE 68920

Not Acceptable, USPS
Prairie Dog, NE 68920

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Harlan County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.102, Longitude -99.362
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 113
  • PO Box Addresses: 319
  • Residential Addresses: 317
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 317

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

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Alma, NE 68920 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,419
Daytime Population: Workers 985
Daytime Population: Residents 762
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,747
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.23
Population in Households 1,384
Population in Familes 1,086
Population in Group Qrtrs 35
Population Density2 21
Diversity Index3 7


Median Household Income $50,777
Average Household Income $61,607
Per Capita Income $28,248


Total Housing Units 1,214 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 499 (41.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 147 (12.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 568 (46.8%)
Median Home Value $91,903
Average Home Value $110,972


Total Households 646
Average Household Size 2.14
Family Households 394
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 -0.12% -0.27%
Households 0.0% -0.19%
Families -0.28% -0.36%
Median Household Income   1.37%
Per Capita Income   3.15%

Alma, NE 68920 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 68920 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 # 186 68th
Population Density # 166 72nd
Diversity Index # 513 13th
Median Household Income # 322 45th
Per Capita Income # 311 47th

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