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ZIP Code 55401

Primary City:Minneapolis, MN (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: North Loop|Greater Central
County: Hennepin County
Timezone: Central (4:50am)
Area code: 612 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.99, -93.27
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 55401

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 55401. 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 55401. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 55401, 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:
Minneapolis, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 55401 ZIP Code

ZIP code 55401 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 55401 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. 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 55401 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,590
Population Density 7,321 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,912
Median Home Value $257,800
Land Area 0.90 sq mi
Water Area 0.15 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,382
Median Household Income $84,297

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male721393725679861336029128824821021013163453519
Female7722162727568839723215515216620818811752544323
Total1493525645311,4861,010592446440414418398248115997842

Gender

 Male 3,698 56%
 Female 2,892 44%
Gender

Race

 White 5,382 81.7%
 Black Or African American 419 6.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 22 0.3%
 Asian 569 8.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 39 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 157 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner497134423503841799322
Renter261944310278201914916
Total3101,65775262858527014238

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 883 20%
 Single Guardian 157 4%
 Singles 2,613 60%
 Singles With Roommate 729 17%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 1
 Households without Kids 4,189 96%
 Households with Kids 193 4%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male221593362112202339631621
Female2010179103432234523366913
Total42252612139643454756121292534

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 55401 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 55401 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1980s. Looking at 55401 real estate data, the median home value of $257,800 is high 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 55401. Rentals in 55401 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 55401 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,429 98%
 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 161 2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,888 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 344 7%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,150 44%
 Households Vacant 530 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 141 27%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 2%
 For Sale Only 107 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 19 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 191 36%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 62 12%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 176 7%
 1 Bedroom 1,398 58%
 2 Bedroom 670 28%
 3+ Bedroom 149 6%
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 $84,297 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 55401 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. ZIP code 55401 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 55401 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 55401 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 4,500 63%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,630 23%
 No Earnings 1,059 15%
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 4,500 63%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,630 23%
 No Earnings 1,059 15%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,439 60.2%
 Public transportation 626 11.0%
 Taxicab 4 0.1%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,261 22.1%
 Worked at Home 384 6.7%
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 267 7%
 High School Graduate 626 16%
 Associate's degree 166 4%
 Bachelor's degree 1,595 42%
 Master's degree 683 18%
 Professional school degree 405 11%
 Doctorate degree 59 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 133 58.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 94 41.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 55401

ZIP Code 55401 is in the Twin Cities International Elementary School. School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 55401.

Twin Cities International Elementary School
277 12th Ave North
Minneapolis, MN 55401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Twin Cities International Elementary School. School District
Mn International Middle Charter
277 12th Ave North
Minneapolis, MN 55401
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Mn International Middle Charter School District
Brainerd Early Childhood Sp. Ed.
311 10th Ave NE
Brainerd, MN 55401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brainerd Public School District

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