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ZIP Code 55901

Primary City:Rochester, MN (View All Cities)
County: Olmsted County
Timezone: Central (12:07am)
Area code: 507 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.08, -92.51
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 55901

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 55901. 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 55901. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 55901, 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:
Rochester, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 55901 ZIP Code

ZIP code 55901 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 55901 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is slightly higher than average. There are also a large number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 55901 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 51,917
Population Density 1,738 people per sq mi
Housing Units 21,939
Median Home Value $167,000
Land Area 29.87 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 20,803
Median Household Income $65,157

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2,2961,9291,5771,4781,5342,4082,2391,6481,5041,6871,5861,341961726563454400384
Female2,1181,8521,5321,4321,8412,7212,2131,6711,5781,7971,8831,5291,191909748638614935
Total4,4143,7813,1092,9103,3755,1294,4523,3193,0823,4843,4692,8702,1521,6351,3111,0921,0141,319

Gender

 Male 24,715 48%
 Female 27,202 52%
Gender

Race

 White 42,858 82.6%
 Black Or African American 2,989 5.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 120 0.2%
 Asian 4,042 7.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 22 0.0%
 Other Race 657 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 1,229 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2413,0282,7213,3372,5261,497915307
Renter1,0161,965892762504288387417
Total1,2574,9933,6134,0993,0301,7851,302724

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 10,491 50%
 Single Guardian 2,588 12%
 Singles 6,087 29%
 Singles With Roommate 1,637 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 13,895 67%
 Households with Kids 6,908 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male453476454442457413384353322306329302328312332289318262277282
Female413428428408395388355364350309325303289306304303310255260298
Total866904882850852801739717672615654605617618636592628517537580

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 55901 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 55901 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 55901 real estate data, the median home value of $167,000 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 55901 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 55901 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 55901 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 51,063 98.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 9 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 471 0.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 374 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 11,445 52%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,127 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,231 28%
 Households Vacant 1,136 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 474 41.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 53 4.7%
 For Sale Only 303 26.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 45 4.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 68 6.0%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 192 16.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 123 2%
 1 Bedroom 1,580 25%
 2 Bedroom 3,051 48%
 3+ Bedroom 1,556 25%
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 $65,157 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 55901 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. Residents in ZIP code 55901 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. The commute in 55901 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 19,387 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 11,269 28%
 No Earnings 9,585 24%
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 19,387 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 11,269 28%
 No Earnings 9,585 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 24,052 85.4%
 Public transportation 1,660 5.9%
 Taxicab 28 0.1%
 Motorcycle 56 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,162 4.1%
 Worked at Home 1,194 4.2%
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 712 4%
 High School Graduate 6,595 40%
 Associate's degree 1,526 9%
 Bachelor's degree 4,323 27%
 Master's degree 1,822 11%
 Professional school degree 765 5%
 Doctorate degree 560 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7,970 71.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 2,004 17.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,216 10.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 55901

ZIP Code 55901 is in the Rochester Public School District. There are 15 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 55901.

Bishop Elementary
406 36th Ave NW
Rochester, MN 55901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rochester Public School District
Elton Hills Elementary
1421 Elton Hills Dr NW
Rochester, MN 55901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rochester Public School District
Gage Elementary
1300 40th St NW
Rochester, MN 55901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rochester Public School District
Hoover Elementary
369 Elton Hills Dr NW
Rochester, MN 55901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rochester Public School District
Sunset Terrace Elementary
1707 19th Ave NW
Rochester, MN 55901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rochester Public School District
Washington Elementary
1200 11th Ave NW
Rochester, MN 55901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rochester Public School District
John Adams Middle School
1525 31st St NW
Rochester, MN 55901
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Rochester Public School District
George W. Gibbs Elementary
5525 56th St NW
Rochester, MN 55901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rochester Public School District
Rochester Off-Campus Charter High School
2364 Valleyhigh Dr NW
Rochester, MN 55901
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Rochester Off-Campus Charter High School District
John Marshall Senior High School
1510 14th St NW
Rochester, MN 55901
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Rochester Public School District
Resurrection Lutheran School
4520 19th Ave NW
Rochester, MN 55901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Rochester Central Lutheran School
2619 9th Ave NW
Rochester, MN 55901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Rochester Montessori School
5099 7th St NW
Rochester, MN 55901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Kingdom Kids Christian Preschool
4400 55th St NW
Rochester, MN 55901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Holy Spirit School
5455 50th Ave NW
Rochester, MN 55901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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