Riverton, NE 68972 ZIP Code Profile

Related Place Profiles:
Riverton, NE

ZIP Code 68972: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Riverton, NE 68972

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Franklin County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.113, Longitude -98.814
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 68972 has segments in 2 Counties (Franklin, Webster).

  • Businesses Addresses: 4
  • PO Box Addresses: 16
  • Residential Addresses: 80
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 80

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

EXTREMELY LOCAL Demographic Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting demographic data.


68972 ZIP Code Map

Search the map for:

Riverton, NE 68972 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 193
Daytime Population: Workers 48
Daytime Population: Residents 91
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 139
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.72
Population in Households 191
Population in Familes 153
Population in Group Qrtrs 2
Population Density2 2
Diversity Index3 8


Median Household Income $41,446
Average Household Income $62,615
Per Capita Income $31,231


Total Housing Units 137 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 74 (54.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 22 (16.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 41 (29.9%)
Median Home Value $52,941
Average Home Value $109,459


Total Households 96
Average Household Size 1.99
Family Households 60
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 -0.96% -1.28%
Households -0.83% -1.28%
Families -1.1% -1.37%
Median Household Income   3.82%
Per Capita Income   2.99%

Riverton, NE 68972 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 68972 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 # 516 12th
Population Density # 522 11th
Diversity Index # 476 19th
Median Household Income # 516 12th
Per Capita Income # 174 70th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Nebraska Census Data Comparison Tool.

Nebraska Research Tools

Nebraska Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Nebraska Census Data
Highest or Lowest: