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ZIP Code 55324

Primary City:Darwin, MN (View All Cities)
County: Meeker County
Timezone: Central (3:21pm)
Area code: 320 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.1, -94.4
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 55324

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 55324. 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 55324. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 55324, 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:
Darwin, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 55324 ZIP Code

ZIP code 55324 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 55324 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 55324 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,234
Population Density 35 people per sq mi
Housing Units 683
Median Home Value $241,400
Land Area 35.14 sq mi
Water Area 7.12 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 505
Median Household Income $56,375

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 47Female Median Age: 49

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3532383721313734365360595844411848
Female33312929232530223551527054402519128
Total6863676644566756711041121291128466371616

Gender

 Male 646 52%
 Female 588 48%
Gender

Race

 White 1,209 98.0%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 7 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 7 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 10 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner6425710311490306
Renter313101211233
Total9556711512592339

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 343 68%
 Single Guardian 39 8%
 Singles 98 19%
 Singles With Roommate 25 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 377 75%
 Households with Kids 128 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2113136825118104610888763
Female5136646975943761046633
Total72491910141112161714713161812141396

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 55324 has a large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 55324 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 55324 real estate data, the median home value of $241,400 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 55324. Rentals in 55324 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 55324 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,220 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 14 1%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 291 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 157 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 57 8%
 Households Vacant 178 26%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 0.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.6%
 For Sale Only 5 2.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 2.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 150 84.3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 17 9.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 22 31%
 2 Bedroom 19 26%
 3+ Bedroom 31 43%
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 $56,375 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 55324 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 55324 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 502 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 300 27%
 No Earnings 298 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 502 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 300 27%
 No Earnings 298 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 670 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 21 3%
 Worked at Home 33 5%
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 42 8%
 High School Graduate 333 65%
 Associate's degree 67 13%
 Bachelor's degree 47 9%
 Master's degree 9 2%
 Professional school degree 7 1%
 Doctorate degree 5 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 176 78%
 Enrolled in Private School 11 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 38 17%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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