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ZIP Code 55121

Primary City:Saint Paul, MN (View All Cities)
County: Ramsey County
Timezone: Central (8:30pm)
Area code: 651 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.84, -93.17
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 55121

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 55121. 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 55121. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 55121, 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

Stats and Demographics for the 55121 ZIP Code

ZIP code 55121 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 55121 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 a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 55121 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,861
Population Density 870 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,816
Median Home Value $198,400
Land Area 9.03 sq mi
Water Area 0.75 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,516
Median Household Income $64,385

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male26521825321830746836127623428028322015611072685444
Female25124019518735946334226323227928624017098958080114
Total516458448405666931703539466559569460326208167148134158

Gender

 Male 3,887 49%
 Female 3,974 51%
Gender

Race

 White 6,189 78.7%
 Black Or African American 505 6.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 47 0.6%
 Asian 659 8.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.1%
 Other Race 141 1.8%
 Two Or More Races 315 4.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner826031643234819514145
Renter257605294240159616392
Total265865610672507256204137

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,416 40%
 Single Guardian 475 14%
 Singles 1,241 35%
 Singles With Roommate 384 11%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,577 73%
 Households with Kids 939 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5550504858553636335744554948404637445152
Female4750474556464848424032374541313737493356
Total102100979311410184847597769294897183749384108

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 55121 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 55121 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 55121 real estate data, the median home value of $198,400 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 55121 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 55121 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 55121 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,840 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 6 0.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 15 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,410 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 335 9%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,771 46%
 Households Vacant 300 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 199 66%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 2%
 For Sale Only 47 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 21 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 22 7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 74 4%
 1 Bedroom 632 34%
 2 Bedroom 875 48%
 3+ Bedroom 258 14%
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 $64,385 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 55121 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 55121 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 3,385 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,774 27%
 No Earnings 1,396 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 3,385 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,774 27%
 No Earnings 1,396 21%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,273 91%
 Public transportation 186 4%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 82 2%
 Worked at Home 171 4%
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 198 7%
 High School Graduate 1,105 40%
 Associate's degree 271 10%
 Bachelor's degree 726 26%
 Master's degree 352 13%
 Professional school degree 97 3%
 Doctorate degree 24 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,023 72%
 Enrolled in Private School 152 11%
 Not Enrolled in School 240 17%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 55121

ZIP Code 55121 is in the West St. Paul-Mendota Hts.-Eagan School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 55121.

Pilot Knob Stem Magnet School
1436 Lone Oak Rd
Eagan, MN 55121
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West St. Paul-Mendota Hts.-Eagan School District
Trinity Lone Oak Lutheran School
2950 Highway 55
Eagan, MN 55121
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Faithful Shepherd Catholic School
3355 Columbia Dr
Eagan, MN 55121
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Eagan Montessori and Child Care
1250 Lone Oak Rd
Eagan, MN 55121
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Trinity School at River Ridge
601 River Ridge Pkwy Ste 200
Eagan, MN 55121
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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