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ZIP Code 55057

Primary City:Northfield, MN (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (10:28am)
Coordinates:44.5, -93.2
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 55057

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 55057. 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 55057. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 55057, 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:
Northfield, MN
Unacceptable:
Waterford

Stats and Demographics for the 55057 ZIP Code

ZIP code 55057 is located in south Minnesota and covers a slightly higher 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 55057 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is slightly higher than average. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 55057 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 24,602
Population Density 197 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,572
Median Home Value $223,700
Land Area 124.96 sq mi
Water Area 2.57 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,948
Median Household Income $67,757

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 31

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6327037221,4601,935507545608664759799664562350314245212160
Female6387287131,6651,979494566646691806805742577410346326264365
Total1,2701,4311,4353,1253,9141,0011,1111,2541,3551,5651,6041,4061,139760660571476525

Gender

 Male 11,841 48%
 Female 12,761 52%
Gender

Race

 White 22,244 90.4%
 Black Or African American 269 1.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 56 0.2%
 Asian 722 2.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.0%
 Other Race 835 3.4%
 Two Or More Races 468 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner455461,0401,5031,284756513151
Renter314443337299203128170216
Total3599891,3771,8021,487884683367

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,378 55%
 Single Guardian 934 12%
 Singles 2,153 27%
 Singles With Roommate 483 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 5,307 67%
 Households with Kids 2,641 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male115123138138130117150154152147153139128155164150164343639624
Female130125141125150156161122139145152128145143136173178409769659
Total2452482792632802733112762912923052672732983003233427521,4081,283

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 55057 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 55057 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1970s. Looking at 55057 real estate data, the median home value of $223,700 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 55057. Rentals in 55057 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 55057 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 19,895 80.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 162 0.7%
 Other Institutional 2 0.0%
 College Student Housing 4,486 18.2%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 57 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,331 51%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,507 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,110 25%
 Households Vacant 624 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 278 45%
 Rented & Unoccupied 12 2%
 For Sale Only 161 26%
 Sold & Unoccupied 29 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 64 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 80 13%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 88 4%
 1 Bedroom 919 43%
 2 Bedroom 719 33%
 3+ Bedroom 429 20%
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 $67,757 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 55057 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 55057 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. A higher percentage of people in 55057 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. 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 55057 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 6,747 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,726 47%
 No Earnings 4,309 21%
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 6,747 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,726 47%
 No Earnings 4,309 21%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,711 62.8%
 Public transportation 157 1.1%
 Taxicab 22 0.2%
 Motorcycle 54 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,512 10.9%
 Worked at Home 3,404 24.6%
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 452 7%
 High School Graduate 2,433 39%
 Associate's degree 432 7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,555 25%
 Master's degree 741 12%
 Professional school degree 313 5%
 Doctorate degree 379 6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,016 75.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 511 12.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 479 12.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 55057

ZIP Code 55057 is in the Arcadia Charter School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 55057.

Arcadia Charter School
1719 Cannon Rd
Northfield, MN 55057
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Arcadia Charter School District
Northfield Area Learning Center
201 Orchard St South
Northfield, MN 55057
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Northfield Public School District
Prairie Creek Community School
27695 Denmark Ave
Northfield, MN 55057
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Prairie Creek Community School District
Greenvale Park Elementary
700 Lincoln Parkway
Northfield, MN 55057
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Northfield Public School District
Northfield Middle School
2200 Division St South
Northfield, MN 55057
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Northfield Public School District
Sibley Elementary
1400 Maple St
Northfield, MN 55057
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Northfield Public School District
Longfellow Elementary
201 Orchard St South
Northfield, MN 55057
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Northfield Public School District
Bridgewater Elementary
401 Jefferson Parkway
Northfield, MN 55057
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Northfield Public School District
Northfield Senior High School
1400 Division St South
Northfield, MN 55057
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Northfield Public School District
St Dominic Elementary School
216 Spring St N
Northfield, MN 55057
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Laura Baker School
211 Oak St
Northfield, MN 55057
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Northfield Montessori
340 Montessori Ct
Northfield, MN 55057
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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