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ZIP Code 55904

Primary City:Rochester, MN (View All Cities)
County: Olmsted County
Timezone: Central (12:25pm)
Area code: 507 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.0, -92.4
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 55904

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 55904. 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 55904. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 55904, 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 55904 ZIP Code

ZIP code 55904 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 55904 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 large. There are also a small number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 55904 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 26,332
Population Density 423 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,657
Median Home Value $138,300
Land Area 62.31 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,038
Median Household Income $52,406

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,0629217968159161,1541,0959088681,0241,009836622454361268154125
Female9909077947649471,1008987317569391,014845659524368259221228
Total2,0521,8281,5901,5791,8632,2541,9931,6391,6241,9632,0231,6811,281978729527375353

Gender

 Male 13,388 51%
 Female 12,944 49%
Gender

Race

 White 20,449 77.7%
 Black Or African American 2,680 10.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 101 0.4%
 Asian 1,149 4.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.0%
 Other Race 1,093 4.2%
 Two Or More Races 853 3.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1991,2671,1671,7661,438844471149
Renter38977348244627415813382
Total5882,0401,6492,2121,7121,002604231

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,631 46%
 Single Guardian 1,751 17%
 Singles 2,810 28%
 Singles With Roommate 846 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,826 68%
 Households with Kids 3,212 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male231200229204200210170171170171155155152163154162183152164197
Female197221161211200167185177178161181161149142166132145169152178
Total428421390415400377355348348332336316301305320294328321316375

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 55904 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 55904 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 55904 real estate data, the median home value of $138,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 55904 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 55904 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 55904 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 25,013 95.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,087 4.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 7 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 119 0.5%
 Other Institutional 11 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 95 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,318 50%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,983 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,737 26%
 Households Vacant 619 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 230 37%
 Rented & Unoccupied 22 4%
 For Sale Only 110 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 28 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 39 6%
 For Migrant Workers 40 6%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 150 24%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 59 2%
 1 Bedroom 718 28%
 2 Bedroom 951 37%
 3+ Bedroom 815 32%
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 $52,406 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 55904 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. The commute in 55904 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 9,479 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,391 27%
 No Earnings 5,455 27%
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 9,479 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,391 27%
 No Earnings 5,455 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,685 89.4%
 Public transportation 459 3.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 36 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 457 3.5%
 Worked at Home 436 3.3%
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 1,088 12%
 High School Graduate 4,730 52%
 Associate's degree 1,121 12%
 Bachelor's degree 1,434 16%
 Master's degree 433 5%
 Professional school degree 121 1%
 Doctorate degree 93 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,008 77.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 455 8.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 705 13.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 55904

ZIP Code 55904 is in the Rochester Public School District. There are 25 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 55904.

Rochester Phoenix Academy
334 16th St SE
Rochester, MN 55904
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Rochester Public School District
Care & Treatment Hospital/Homebound
334 16th St SE
Rochester, MN 55904
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Rochester Public School District
Care & Treatment Jdc/Von Wald
334 16th St SE
Rochester, MN 55904
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Rochester Public School District
Golden Hill Education Center
2220 3rd Ave SE
Rochester, MN 55904
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Rochester Public School District
Alc Summer Credit Recovery
2220 3rd Ave SE
Rochester, MN 55904
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Rochester Public School District
Esc Area Learning Center
334 16th St SE
Rochester, MN 55904
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Rochester Public School District
Franklin Elementary
1801 9th Ave SE
Rochester, MN 55904
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rochester Public School District
Montessori at Franklin
1801 9th Ave SE
Rochester, MN 55904
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rochester Public School District
Lincoln K-8 Choice Elementary
1122 8th Ave SE
Rochester, MN 55904
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rochester Public School District
Longfellow Choice Elementary
1615 Marion Rd SE
Rochester, MN 55904
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rochester Public School District
Pinewood Elementary
1900 Pinewood Rd SE
Rochester, MN 55904
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rochester Public School District
Early Childhood Intervention
334 16th St SE
Rochester, MN 55904
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rochester Public School District
Willow Creek Middle School
2425 11th Ave SE
Rochester, MN 55904
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Rochester Public School District
Friedell Middle School
1200 Broadway South
Rochester, MN 55904
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Rochester Public School District
Riverside Central Elementary
506 5th Ave SE
Rochester, MN 55904
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rochester Public School District
Early Childhood Assessment
334 16th St SE
Rochester, MN 55904
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rochester Public School District
Mayo Senior High School
1420 11th Ave SE
Rochester, MN 55904
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Rochester Public School District
Rochester Area Learning Center
2220 3rd Ave SE
Rochester, MN 55904
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Rochester Public School District
Transition to Adult Program
334 16th St SW
Rochester, MN 55904
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Rochester Public School District
Hawthorne Diploma Program
700 4th Ave SE
Rochester, MN 55904
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Rochester Public School District
Credit Recovery
2220 3rd Ave SE
Rochester, MN 55904
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Rochester Public School District
Faith Christian School
4016 28th St SE
Rochester, MN 55904
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Rochester Pentecostal School
3657 Sheffield Ln SE
Rochester, MN 55904
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
St Francis of Assisi Elementary School
318 11th Ave SE
Rochester, MN 55904
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Victory Christian Academy
606 36th Ave SE
Rochester, MN 55904
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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