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ZIP Code 55120

Primary City:Saint Paul, MN (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: St. Paul
County: Ramsey County
Timezone: Central (3:43am)
Area code: 651 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.88, -93.15
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 55120

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 55120. 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 55120. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 55120, 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
Acceptable:
Eagan, Mendota Heights, Mendota Hts

Stats and Demographics for the 55120 ZIP Code

ZIP code 55120 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 55120 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors 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 55120 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,352
Population Density 815 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,824
Median Home Value $304,100
Land Area 5.34 sq mi
Water Area 0.87 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,766
Median Household Income $85,938

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male92138149160119111110861171721952171369052484627
Female117111167149131122869013920622924414210282715643
Total20924931630925023319617625637842446127819213411910270

Gender

 Male 2,065 47%
 Female 2,287 53%
Gender

Race

 White 3,974 91.3%
 Black Or African American 114 2.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.1%
 Asian 146 3.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 26 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 87 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner810117139141417312124
Renter38101604829313125
Total4620223143944320415249

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,003 57%
 Single Guardian 186 11%
 Singles 481 27%
 Singles With Roommate 96 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,240 70%
 Households with Kids 526 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2116112524282529323032282435352548262623
Female222423212220182328223925394244403723515
Total4340344646484352605271536377796585493138

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 55120 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 55120 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 55120 real estate data, the median home value of $304,100 is 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 55120. Rentals in 55120 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 55120 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,306 98.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 19 0.4%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 27 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,056 58%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 347 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 363 20%
 Households Vacant 58 3%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 11 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 15 26%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 16 28%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 12 21%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 61 21%
 2 Bedroom 168 57%
 3+ Bedroom 67 23%
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 $85,938 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 55120 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. More commuters in 55120 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 1,556 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,073 30%
 No Earnings 948 27%
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 1,556 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,073 30%
 No Earnings 948 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,098 90.1%
 Public transportation 56 2.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 8 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 68 2.9%
 Worked at Home 99 4.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 55120 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 56 4%
 High School Graduate 349 26%
 Associate's degree 64 5%
 Bachelor's degree 487 37%
 Master's degree 250 19%
 Professional school degree 98 7%
 Doctorate degree 26 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 468 53.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 330 37.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 75 8.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 55120

ZIP Code 55120 is in the West St. Paul-Mendota Hts.-Eagan School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 55120.

Friendly Hills Middle School
701 Mendota Heights Rd
Mendota Heights, MN 55120
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: West St. Paul-Mendota Hts.-Eagan School District
St Thomas Academy
949 Mendota Heights Rd
Mendota Heights, MN 55120
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Convent of the Visitation School
2455 Visitation Dr
Mendota Heights, MN 55120
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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