Minden, NE 68959 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 68959: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Minden, NE 68959

Acceptable Alternative
Norman, NE 68959

Not Acceptable, USPS
Cosmo, NE 68959
South Minden, NE 68959

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Kearney County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.494, Longitude -98.949
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 167
  • PO Box Addresses: 53
  • Residential Addresses: 1,611
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 26
    • Single Family Addresses: 1,585

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

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Minden, NE 68959 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 4,173
Daytime Population: Workers 1,951
Daytime Population: Residents 1,975
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 3,926
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.94
Population in Households 4,089
Population in Familes 3,297
Population in Group Qrtrs 84
Population Density2 13
Diversity Index3 24


Median Household Income $56,335
Average Household Income $74,661
Per Capita Income $32,274


Total Housing Units 1,915 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,285 (67.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 504 (26.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 126 ( 6.6%)
Median Home Value $122,254
Average Home Value $159,125


Total Households 1,789
Average Household Size 2.29
Family Households 1,163
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 0.23% 0.17%
Households 0.42% 0.29%
Families 0.2% 0.17%
Median Household Income   2.31%
Per Capita Income   3.09%

Minden, NE 68959 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 68959 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 # 94 84th
Population Density # 235 60th
Diversity Index # 133 77th
Median Household Income # 182 69th
Per Capita Income # 145 75th

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