Wilcox, NE 68982 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 68982: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Wilcox, NE 68982

Not Acceptable, USPS
Lake, NE 68982
Oneida, NE 68982
Sherman, NE 68982

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Kearney County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.393, Longitude -99.121
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 68982 has segments in 4 Counties (Franklin, Harlan, Kearney, Phelps).

  • Businesses Addresses: 22
  • PO Box Addresses: 118
  • Residential Addresses: 137
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 137

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

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Wilcox, NE 68982 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 432
Daytime Population: Workers 114
Daytime Population: Residents 173
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 287
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.66
Population in Households 432
Population in Familes 371
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 14
Diversity Index3 16


Median Household Income $57,081
Average Household Income $69,103
Per Capita Income $28,793


Total Housing Units 189 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 136 (72.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 44 (23.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 9 ( 4.8%)
Median Home Value $90,816
Average Home Value $125,735


Total Households 180
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 130
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 0.1% -0.14%
Households 0.23% -0.11%
Families 0.11% 0.0%
Median Household Income   2.83%
Per Capita Income   3.31%

Wilcox, NE 68982 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 68982 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 # 403 31st
Population Density # 223 62nd
Diversity Index # 221 62nd
Median Household Income # 163 72nd
Per Capita Income # 273 54th

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