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ZIP Code 55438

Primary City:Minneapolis, MN (View All Cities)
County: Hennepin County
Timezone: Central (4:06pm)
Area code: 612 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.82, -93.38
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 55438

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 55438. 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 55438. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 55438, 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 55438 ZIP Code

ZIP code 55438 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 55438 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 55438 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 16,249
Population Density 1,946 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,640
Median Home Value $275,700
Land Area 8.35 sq mi
Water Area 0.79 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,271
Median Household Income $80,246

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male339408460453409533406377412583636645637429313205138209
Female383360393444479562442437462689778798782529354234198333
Total7227688538978881,0958488148741,2721,4141,4431,419958667439336542

Gender

 Male 7,592 47%
 Female 8,657 53%
Gender

Race

 White 14,383 88.5%
 Black Or African American 506 3.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 54 0.3%
 Asian 814 5.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 120 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 372 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner304037161,3331,552944444186
Renter2045082632081797074157
Total2349119791,5411,7311,014518343

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,791 52%
 Single Guardian 740 10%
 Singles 2,244 31%
 Singles With Roommate 496 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 5,591 77%
 Households with Kids 1,680 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male58607869938580727892868110110011389102955468
Female70709078798261746493727366899386109946255
Total128130168147172167141146142185158154167189206175211189116123

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 55438 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 55438 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 55438 real estate data, the median home value of $275,700 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 55438 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 55438 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 55438 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,035 98.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 110 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 92 0.6%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 12 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,110 54%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,498 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,663 22%
 Households Vacant 369 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 129 35%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 4%
 For Sale Only 71 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 26 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 48 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 80 22%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 60 3%
 1 Bedroom 581 32%
 2 Bedroom 872 48%
 3+ Bedroom 321 18%
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 $80,246 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 55438 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. 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 55438 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 6,085 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,868 28%
 No Earnings 3,925 28%
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 6,085 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,868 28%
 No Earnings 3,925 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,063 92.0%
 Public transportation 136 1.6%
 Taxicab 25 0.3%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 216 2.5%
 Worked at Home 328 3.7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 55438 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 181 3%
 High School Graduate 1,708 30%
 Associate's degree 465 8%
 Bachelor's degree 2,269 39%
 Master's degree 726 13%
 Professional school degree 273 5%
 Doctorate degree 142 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,990 68.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 682 23.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 239 8.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 55438

ZIP Code 55438 is in the Bloomington Public School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 55438.

Ridgeview Elementary
9400 Nesbitt Rd
Bloomington, MN 55438
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bloomington Public School District
Bloomington Lutheran School
10600 Bloomington Ferry Rd
Bloomington, MN 55438
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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