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ZIP Code 55965

Primary City:Preston, MN (View All Cities)
County: Fillmore County
Timezone: Central (8:02pm)
Area code: 507 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.6, -92.1
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 55965

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 55965. 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 55965. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 55965, 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:
Preston, MN
Unacceptable:
Carimona, Greenleafton

Stats and Demographics for the 55965 ZIP Code

ZIP code 55965 is located in south 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 55965 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 55965 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,376
Population Density 21 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,172
Median Home Value $119,800
Land Area 114.83 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,020
Median Household Income $47,694

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8864708444736075917198112736751482515
Female8577616158535951709010676706254563840
Total1731411311451021261191261611612041881431291051046355

Gender

 Male 1,209 51%
 Female 1,167 49%
Gender

Race

 White 2,342 98.6%
 Black Or African American 3 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.1%
 Asian 4 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 9 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 16 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner8811301661641289326
Renter2142443128112324
Total2912317419719213911650

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 567 56%
 Single Guardian 109 11%
 Singles 306 30%
 Singles With Roommate 38 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 755 74%
 Households with Kids 265 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male16212012141711101219131014142116172376
Female1124142012142016151714139811121714711
Total2745343226313126273627232322322834371417

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 55965 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 55965 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 55965 real estate data, the median home value of $119,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 55965 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 55965 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 55965 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,347 98.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 17 0.7%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 1 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 11 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 487 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 309 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 224 19%
 Households Vacant 152 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 29 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 13 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 58 38%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 41 27%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 4 2%
 1 Bedroom 36 17%
 2 Bedroom 71 34%
 3+ Bedroom 95 46%
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 $47,694 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 55965 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 55965 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 765 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 513 29%
 No Earnings 505 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 765 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 513 29%
 No Earnings 505 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 947 85%
 Public transportation 47 4%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 74 7%
 Worked at Home 47 4%
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 107 12.5%
 High School Graduate 489 57.1%
 Associate's degree 113 13.2%
 Bachelor's degree 100 11.7%
 Master's degree 39 4.6%
 Professional school degree 7 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 1 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 312 89%
 Enrolled in Private School 17 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 20 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 55965

ZIP Code 55965 is in the Fillmore Central School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 55965.

Fillmore Central Elementary
702 Chatfield St
Preston, MN 55965
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fillmore Central School District

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