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ZIP Code 55420

Primary City:Minneapolis, MN (View All Cities)
County: Hennepin County
Timezone: Central (8:28am)
Area code: 612 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.83, -93.27
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 55420

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 55420. 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 55420. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 55420, 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
Acceptable:
Bloomington

Stats and Demographics for the 55420 ZIP Code

ZIP code 55420 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 55420 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 55420 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 21,767
Population Density 3,352 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,548
Median Home Value $184,800
Land Area 6.49 sq mi
Water Area 0.10 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,112
Median Household Income $49,445

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male739675578618704951810695701832830647505386336262270218
Female643644591611664936722666635716783712592471416422443343
Total1,3821,3191,1691,2291,3681,8871,5321,3611,3361,5481,6131,3591,097857752684713561

Gender

 Male 10,757 49%
 Female 11,010 51%
Gender

Race

 White 15,404 70.8%
 Black Or African American 2,325 10.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 105 0.5%
 Asian 1,656 7.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.1%
 Other Race 1,422 6.5%
 Two Or More Races 843 3.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner617258601,2741,084817769314
Renter290816592591406196197120
Total3511,5411,4521,8651,4901,013966434

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,702 41%
 Single Guardian 1,604 18%
 Singles 3,032 33%
 Singles With Roommate 774 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,703 74%
 Households with Kids 2,409 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male14215413915314412213213414312211311412210713611714493128118
Female12315211711114613111911313512110511312512712212812612511097
Total265306256264290253251247278243218227247234258245270218238215

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 55420 has a small 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 55420 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 55420 real estate data, the median home value of $184,800 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 55420 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 55420 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 55420 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 21,591 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 4 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 46 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 126 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,166 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,738 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,208 34%
 Households Vacant 436 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 182 42%
 Rented & Unoccupied 17 4%
 For Sale Only 92 21%
 Sold & Unoccupied 25 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 36 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 84 19%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 57 2%
 1 Bedroom 1,410 45%
 2 Bedroom 1,151 37%
 3+ Bedroom 523 17%
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 $49,445 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 55420 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Residents in ZIP code 55420 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 55420 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 7,285 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,761 26%
 No Earnings 5,954 33%
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 7,285 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,761 26%
 No Earnings 5,954 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,044 87.2%
 Public transportation 557 5.4%
 Taxicab 20 0.2%
 Motorcycle 59 0.6%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 242 2.3%
 Worked at Home 450 4.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 836 11.3%
 High School Graduate 3,890 52.6%
 Associate's degree 696 9.4%
 Bachelor's degree 1,561 21.1%
 Master's degree 250 3.4%
 Professional school degree 57 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 111 1.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,327 80.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 413 10.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 387 9.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 55420

ZIP Code 55420 is in the Bloomington Public School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 55420.

Indian Mounds Elementary
9801 11th Ave South
Bloomington, MN 55420
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bloomington Public School District
Valley View Elementary
351 East 88th St
Bloomington, MN 55420
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bloomington Public School District
Valley View Middle School
8900 Portland Ave
Bloomington, MN 55420
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Bloomington Public School District
Kennedy Senior High School
9701 Nicollet Ave South
Bloomington, MN 55420
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Bloomington Public School District
Beacon - (287)
9701 Nicollet Ave
Bloomington, MN 55420
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Bloomington Public School District
Bloomington Transition Center
9600 Third Ave South
Bloomington, MN 55420
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Bloomington Public School District
Beacon Alp is
9701 Nicollet Ave South
Bloomington, MN 55420
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Bloomington Public School District
Nativity of Mary School
9901 E Bloomington Fwy
Bloomington, MN 55420
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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