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ZIP Code 55936

Primary City:Grand Meadow, MN (View All Cities)
County: Mower County
Timezone: Central (1:19pm)
Area code: 507 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.7, -92.6
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 55936

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 55936. 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 55936. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 55936, 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:
Grand Meadow, MN
Unacceptable:
Bennington, Frankford

Stats and Demographics for the 55936 ZIP Code

ZIP code 55936 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 55936 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 slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 55936 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,861
Population Density 23 people per sq mi
Housing Units 778
Median Home Value $124,400
Land Area 81.73 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 724
Median Household Income $54,079

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male 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
Male688273595255634068717659472627291619
Female747166514452634762787851313229362145
Total1421531391109610712687130149154110785856653764

Gender

 Male 930 50%
 Female 931 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,815 97.5%
 Black Or African American 16 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.1%
 Asian 7 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 9 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 12 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1291103142103614722
Renter1225252411111817
Total24116128166114726539

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 407 56%
 Single Guardian 94 13%
 Singles 194 27%
 Singles With Roommate 29 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 463 64%
 Households with Kids 261 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1618131012241618122113151113171515849
Female181710181471620149152011111091210109
Total3435232826313238263028352224272427181418

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 55936 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 55936 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 55936 real estate data, the median home value of $124,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 55936 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 55936 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 55936 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,825 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 36 2%
 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 425 55%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 156 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 143 18%
 Households Vacant 54 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 20 37%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 9 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 21 39%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 4 3%
 1 Bedroom 41 31%
 2 Bedroom 41 31%
 3+ Bedroom 47 35%
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 $54,079 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 55936 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. However, that is not the case in 55936. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 647 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 377 27%
 No Earnings 350 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 647 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 377 27%
 No Earnings 350 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 800 89%
 Public transportation 32 4%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 35 4%
 Worked at Home 36 4%
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 57 10.1%
 High School Graduate 357 63.3%
 Associate's degree 63 11.2%
 Bachelor's degree 74 13.1%
 Master's degree 2 0.4%
 Professional school degree 11 2.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 389 93%
 Enrolled in Private School 7 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 23 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 55936

ZIP Code 55936 is in the Southern Mn Education Consortium School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 55936.

Southern Mn Education Consortium
710 4th Ave NE
Grand Meadow, MN 55936
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Southern Mn Education Consortium School District
Grand Meadow Elementary
710 4th Ave NE
Grand Meadow, MN 55936
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Grand Meadow Public School District
Grand Meadow Middle School
710 4th Ave NE
Grand Meadow, MN 55936
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Grand Meadow Public School District
Grand Meadow Senior High School
710 4th Ave NE
Grand Meadow, MN 55936
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Grand Meadow Public School District

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