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ZIP Code 55053

Primary City:Nerstrand, MN (View All Cities)
County: Rice County
Timezone: Central (4:33am)
Area code: 507 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.3, -93.0
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 55053

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 55053. 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 55053. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 55053, 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:
Nerstrand, MN
Unacceptable:
Wheeling

Stats and Demographics for the 55053 ZIP Code

ZIP code 55053 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 55053 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 large. There are also an extremely large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 55053 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,009
Population Density 23 people per sq mi
Housing Units 376
Median Home Value $244,300
Land Area 42.96 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 359
Median Household Income $71,023

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2636443619232230324860362625161385
Female3040523122291735294854322920121185
Total5676966741523965619611468554528241610

Gender

 Male 505 50%
 Female 504 50%
Gender

Race

 White 982 97.3%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 5 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.1%
 Other Race 10 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 9 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner134581066941247
Renter12551032
Total236631117041279

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 262 73%
 Single Guardian 28 8%
 Singles 56 16%
 Singles With Roommate 13 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 224 62%
 Households with Kids 135 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male65558667971012871187642
Female56485681110711611178110848
Total1111913131214181914211819241991714810

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 55053 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 55053 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 55053 real estate data, the median home value of $244,300 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 55053. Rentals in 55053 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 55053 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,005 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 4 0.4%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 252 67%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 88 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 19 5%
 Households Vacant 17 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 12%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 5 29%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 8 47%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 4 21%
 3+ Bedroom 15 79%
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 $71,023 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 55053 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 55053 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 55053 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 366 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 198 26%
 No Earnings 187 25%
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 366 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 198 26%
 No Earnings 187 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 454 86.3%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 2 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 14 2.7%
 Worked at Home 56 10.6%
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 30 9%
 High School Graduate 173 52%
 Associate's degree 30 9%
 Bachelor's degree 67 20%
 Master's degree 17 5%
 Professional school degree 6 2%
 Doctorate degree 12 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 207 83.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 21 8.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 21 8.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 55053

ZIP Code 55053 is in the Nerstrand Charter School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 55053.

Nerstrand Charter School
205 South 2nd St
Nerstrand, MN 55053
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Nerstrand Charter School District

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