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ZIP Code 55055

Primary City:Newport, MN (View All Cities)
County: Washington County
Timezone: Central (10:44pm)
Area code: 651 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.87, -93.00
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 55055

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 55055. 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 55055. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 55055, 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:
Newport, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 55055 ZIP Code

ZIP code 55055 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 55055 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 55055 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,418
Population Density 967 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,461
Median Home Value $167,200
Land Area 3.53 sq mi
Water Area 0.25 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,350
Median Household Income $56,310

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male116125132110106139117104117153155119906334331918
Female1231089911292133101105118115150101956257264031
Total23923323122219827221820923526830522018512591595949

Gender

 Male 1,750 51%
 Female 1,668 49%
Gender

Race

 White 2,913 85.2%
 Black Or African American 173 5.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 25 0.7%
 Asian 132 3.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.1%
 Other Race 81 2.4%
 Two Or More Races 91 2.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner5132163251193965526
Renter26105779249392813
Total312372403432421358339

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 631 47%
 Single Guardian 242 18%
 Singles 382 28%
 Singles With Roommate 95 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 926 69%
 Households with Kids 424 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2323243032162623283025292028261922182517
Female2532212020212420232819162115172922261817
Total4855455052375043515844454143434844444334

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 55055 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 55055 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 55055 real estate data, the median home value of $167,200 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 55055 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 55055 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 55055 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,408 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 6 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 4 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 720 49%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 201 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 429 29%
 Households Vacant 111 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 72 65%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 12 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 17 15%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 302 58%
 2 Bedroom 120 23%
 3+ Bedroom 100 19%
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 $56,310 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 55055 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 55055 can expect to fall in that range. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,276 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 771 27%
 No Earnings 801 28%
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 1,276 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 771 27%
 No Earnings 801 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,644 87%
 Public transportation 27 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 99 5%
 Worked at Home 130 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 100 8%
 High School Graduate 764 61%
 Associate's degree 118 9%
 Bachelor's degree 209 17%
 Master's degree 36 3%
 Professional school degree 15 1%
 Doctorate degree 11 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 400 77%
 Enrolled in Private School 21 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 96 19%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 55055

ZIP Code 55055 is in the South Washington County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 55055.

Newport Elementary
851 6th Ave
Newport, MN 55055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South Washington County School District

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