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ZIP Code 55381

Primary City:Silver Lake, MN (View All Cities)
County: Mcleod County
Timezone: Central (5:55am)
Area code: 320 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.93, -94.19
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 55381

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 55381. 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 55381. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 55381, 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:
Silver Lake, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 55381 ZIP Code

ZIP code 55381 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 55381 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 55381 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,063
Population Density 45 people per sq mi
Housing Units 865
Median Home Value $161,000
Land Area 45.61 sq mi
Water Area 1.31 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 807
Median Household Income $61,908

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male618663766058637585769580564632241718
Female547863694056595778828069584035262622
Total1151641261451001141221321631581751491148667504340

Gender

 Male 1,071 52%
 Female 992 48%
Gender

Race

 White 2,037 98.7%
 Black Or African American 4 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 4 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 14 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1082144157130805521
Renter92421212381210
Total19106165178153886731

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 476 59%
 Single Guardian 91 11%
 Singles 189 23%
 Singles With Roommate 51 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 559 69%
 Households with Kids 248 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1014131525151218161013151411161214181611
Female711111114161817131414159111514919124
Total1725242639313035292427302322312623372815

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 55381 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 55381 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 55381 real estate data, the median home value of $161,000 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 55381 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 55381 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 55381 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,063 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 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 431 50%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 248 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 128 15%
 Households Vacant 58 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 14 24%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 11 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 25 43%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 24 21%
 2 Bedroom 44 39%
 3+ Bedroom 45 40%
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 $61,908 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 55381 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 55381 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 716 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 471 29%
 No Earnings 416 26%
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 716 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 471 29%
 No Earnings 416 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 968 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 12 1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 14 1%
 Worked at Home 58 6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 55 8%
 High School Graduate 504 71%
 Associate's degree 63 9%
 Bachelor's degree 57 8%
 Master's degree 26 4%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 226 71%
 Enrolled in Private School 38 12%
 Not Enrolled in School 56 18%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 55381

ZIP Code 55381 is in the Glencoe-Silver Lake School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 55381.

Lakeside Elementary
229 Lake Ave
Silver Lake, MN 55381
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Glencoe-Silver Lake School District

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