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ZIP Code 55101

Primary City:Saint Paul, MN (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Downtown
County: Ramsey County
Timezone: Central (2:37pm)
Area code: 651 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.95, -93.09
ZIP (~1500 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 55101

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 55101. 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 55101. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 55101, 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:
Saint Paul, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 55101 ZIP Code

ZIP code 55101 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 55101 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 55101 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,592
Population Density 6,865 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,156
Median Home Value $163,500
Land Area 0.81 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,490
Median Household Income $40,300

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male92493410937947744025819922618819415312364412612
Female7846346427044926217614715315617616613476584340
Total1709568173649926702434346379344370319257140996952

Gender

 Male 3,064 55%
 Female 2,528 45%
Gender

Race

 White 4,065 72.7%
 Black Or African American 911 16.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 54 1.0%
 Asian 326 5.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.1%
 Other Race 60 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 172 3.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner292591881382051032914
Renter36073633337834822511332
Total38999552151655332814246

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 494 14%
 Single Guardian 204 6%
 Singles 2,322 67%
 Singles With Roommate 470 13%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 1
 Households without Kids 3,286 94%
 Households with Kids 204 6%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2713171616107115114559786246464
Female1520191396913979396548182927
Total423336292516162414181381415121214429391

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 55101 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 55101 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 55101 real estate data, the median home value of $163,500 is slightly higher than average 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 55101. Rentals in 55101 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 55101 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,007 89.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 459 8.2%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 9 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 117 2.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 800 19%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 165 4%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,525 61%
 Households Vacant 666 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 335 50.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 1.4%
 For Sale Only 36 5.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 0.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 119 17.9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 164 24.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 799 27%
 1 Bedroom 1,499 50%
 2 Bedroom 542 18%
 3+ Bedroom 134 5%
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 $40,300 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 55101 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. 55101 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 55101 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. More commuters in 55101 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 2,351 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,625 29%
 No Earnings 1,617 29%
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 2,351 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,625 29%
 No Earnings 1,617 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,790 52%
 Public transportation 130 4%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,102 32%
 Worked at Home 424 12%
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 133 5%
 High School Graduate 952 37%
 Associate's degree 155 6%
 Bachelor's degree 934 37%
 Master's degree 246 10%
 Professional school degree 49 2%
 Doctorate degree 81 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 176 59%
 Enrolled in Private School 107 36%
 Not Enrolled in School 16 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 55101

ZIP Code 55101 is in the Hope Community Academy. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 55101.

Hope Community Academy
720 Payne Ave
St. Paul, MN 55101
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hope Community Academy
Urban Academy Charter School
133 East 7th St
St. Paul, MN 55101
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Urban Academy Charter School
Early Education-Wheelock
1521 Edgerton St
St. Paul, MN 55101
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: St. Paul Public School District
City Academy
958 Jessie St
St. Paul, MN 55101
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: City Academy
Creative Arts School
65 Kellogg Blvd East
St. Paul, MN 55101
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: St. Paul Public School District
Open World Learning Secondary
65 Kellogg Blvd East
St. Paul, MN 55101
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: St. Paul Public School District
St Paul Preparatory School
380 Jackson St
St. Paul, MN 55101
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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