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ZIP Code 55949

Primary City:Lanesboro, MN (View All Cities)
County: Fillmore County
Timezone: Central (2:19am)
Area code: 507 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.7, -91.9
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 55949

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 55949. 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 55949. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 55949, 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:
Lanesboro, MN
Acceptable:
Whalan
Unacceptable:
Highland

Stats and Demographics for the 55949 ZIP Code

ZIP code 55949 is located in southeast Minnesota and covers a slightly higher 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 55949 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 55949 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,808
Population Density 16 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,003
Median Home Value $161,500
Land Area 110.63 sq mi
Water Area 0.33 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 781
Median Household Income $47,880

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male 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
Male606556554048494342837680665534273011
Female375959402952334349777273676037314030
Total97124115956910082869116014815313311571587041

Gender

 Male 920 51%
 Female 888 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,776 98.2%
 Black Or African American 6 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 4 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 19 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner655731541561046916
Renter1432181717102317
Total2087911711731149233

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 446 57%
 Single Guardian 67 9%
 Singles 230 29%
 Singles With Roommate 38 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 577 74%
 Households with Kids 204 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1214914151315121012101116791519577
Female9107101213613151299161311510863
Total2124162427262125252419203220202029131310

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 55949 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 55949 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 55949 real estate data, the median home value of $161,500 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 55949. Rentals in 55949 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 55949 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,808 100%
 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 385 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 248 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 148 15%
 Households Vacant 222 22%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 12 5.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.5%
 For Sale Only 21 9.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 5.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 146 65.8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 30 13.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 5 4%
 1 Bedroom 57 41%
 2 Bedroom 15 11%
 3+ Bedroom 61 44%
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 $47,880 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 55949 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 55949 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 55949 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 609 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 380 28%
 No Earnings 376 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 609 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 380 28%
 No Earnings 376 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 653 76.8%
 Public transportation 18 2.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 1 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 59 6.9%
 Worked at Home 119 14.0%
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 52 8.8%
 High School Graduate 329 55.5%
 Associate's degree 54 9.1%
 Bachelor's degree 111 18.7%
 Master's degree 30 5.1%
 Professional school degree 15 2.5%
 Doctorate degree 2 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 304 89.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 13 3.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 24 7.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 55949

ZIP Code 55949 is in the Lanesboro Public School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 55949.

Lanesboro Elementary
100 Kirkwood St East
Lanesboro, MN 55949
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lanesboro Public School District
Lanesboro Secondary
100 Kirkwood St East
Lanesboro, MN 55949
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lanesboro Public School District
Lanesboro Online
100 Kirkwood St East
Lanesboro, MN 55949
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lanesboro Public School District
Duschee Knob School
County Road 12
Lanesboro, MN 55949
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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