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ZIP Code 55919

Primary City:Brownsville, MN (View All Cities)
County: Houston County
Timezone: Central (3:54am)
Area code: 507 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.6, -91.3
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 55919

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 55919. 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 55919. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 55919, 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:
Brownsville, MN
Unacceptable:
Reno

Stats and Demographics for the 55919 ZIP Code

ZIP code 55919 is located in southeast 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 55919 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 families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 55919 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 985
Population Density 23 people per sq mi
Housing Units 584
Median Home Value $153,600
Land Area 43.31 sq mi
Water Area 8.85 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 413
Median Household Income $60,000

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male29272637212827192644534948272413117
Female20282432241823223646504327222411145
Total4955506945465041629010392754948242512

Gender

 Male 516 52%
 Female 469 48%
Gender

Race

 White 975 99.0%
 Black Or African American 2 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 7 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner632401029747286
Renter310869874
Total94248108106553510

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 254 62%
 Single Guardian 37 9%
 Singles 97 23%
 Singles With Roommate 25 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 305 74%
 Households with Kids 108 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3595752854722115711865
Female154268365435844671054
Total410137131351410810710159131818119

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 55919 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 55919 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 55919 real estate data, the median home value of $153,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 55919. Rentals in 55919 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 $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 55919 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 985 100%
 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 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 214 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 144 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 55 9%
 Households Vacant 171 29%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 152 89%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 11 6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 19 30%
 2 Bedroom 23 36%
 3+ Bedroom 22 34%
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 $60,000 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 55919 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 55919 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 55919 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 393 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 267 30%
 No Earnings 220 25%
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 393 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 267 30%
 No Earnings 220 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 525 87%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 19 3%
 Worked at Home 60 10%
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 35 9.2%
 High School Graduate 244 64.2%
 Associate's degree 44 11.6%
 Bachelor's degree 43 11.3%
 Master's degree 7 1.8%
 Professional school degree 3 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 4 1.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 115 86%
 Enrolled in Private School 12 9%
 Not Enrolled in School 6 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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