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ZIP Code 55001

Primary City:Afton, MN (View All Cities)
County: Washington County
Timezone: Central (11:02pm)
Area code: 651 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.91, -92.82
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 55001

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 55001. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 55001. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 55001, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Afton, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 55001 ZIP Code

ZIP code 55001 is located in south Minnesota and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 55001 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is small. There are also an extremely large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 55001 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,916
Population Density 111 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,153
Median Home Value $403,500
Land Area 26.35 sq mi
Water Area 1.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,090
Median Household Income $103,603

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 49Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male527510511264543646921251511891458961272114
Female6366114102604933501121431621721398548291021
Total1151412192141241036996204268313361284174109563135

Gender

 Male 1,458 50%
 Female 1,458 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,723 93.4%
 Black Or African American 19 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.4%
 Asian 123 4.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.1%
 Other Race 16 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 21 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2311292753511704821
Renter59171212512
Total7401462873631754923

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 792 73%
 Single Guardian 79 7%
 Singles 170 16%
 Singles With Roommate 49 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 772 71%
 Households with Kids 318 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male812121110141617182419172322203330161312
Female1112131917141898232318252523152728912
Total1924253027283426264742354847434857442224

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 55001 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 55001 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 55001 real estate data, the median home value of $403,500 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 55001. Rentals in 55001 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 55001 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,912 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 3 0.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 1 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 735 64%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 292 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 63 5%
 Households Vacant 63 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 10%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 9 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 19%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 23 37%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 13 21%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 6 8%
 2 Bedroom 18 23%
 3+ Bedroom 56 70%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $103,603 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 55001 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 55001 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 897 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 746 30%
 No Earnings 813 33%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 897 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 746 30%
 No Earnings 813 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,267 89%
 Public transportation 14 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 42 3%
 Worked at Home 95 7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 48 4%
 High School Graduate 436 40%
 Associate's degree 71 6%
 Bachelor's degree 293 27%
 Master's degree 149 14%
 Professional school degree 57 5%
 Doctorate degree 41 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 362 70%
 Enrolled in Private School 91 18%
 Not Enrolled in School 63 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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