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ZIP Code 55970

Primary City:Rose Creek, MN (View All Cities)
County: Mower County
Timezone: Central (9:31am)
Area code: 507 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.6, -92.8
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 55970

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 55970. 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 55970. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 55970, 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:
Rose Creek, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 55970 ZIP Code

ZIP code 55970 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 55970 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 55970 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,016
Population Density 17 people per sq mi
Housing Units 402
Median Home Value $142,900
Land Area 60.58 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 388
Median Household Income $59,464

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male24353655152225333036413933202316138
Female323942421522163630333939362115241219
Total567478973044416960698078694138402527

Gender

 Male 504 50%
 Female 512 50%
Gender

Race

 White 986 97.0%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.9%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 12 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 8 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner331597172483418
Renter2711147173
Total538708579494121

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 258 66%
 Single Guardian 38 10%
 Singles 76 20%
 Singles With Roommate 16 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 264 68%
 Households with Kids 124 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5626549134973710916151143
Female7752136767118812377121153
Total121378181016191120151119131623272296

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 55970 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 55970 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 55970 real estate data, the median home value of $142,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 55970. Rentals in 55970 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 55970 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,016 100%
 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 202 50%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 134 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 52 13%
 Households Vacant 14 3%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 7%
 For Sale Only 2 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 9 64%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 13 24%
 2 Bedroom 12 22%
 3+ Bedroom 29 54%
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 $59,464 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 55970 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 55970 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 55970 can expect to fall in that range. 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 382 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 197 25%
 No Earnings 218 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 382 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 197 25%
 No Earnings 218 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 422 79.5%
 Public transportation 12 2.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 2 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 32 6.0%
 Worked at Home 63 11.9%
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 26 7%
 High School Graduate 227 61%
 Associate's degree 71 19%
 Bachelor's degree 35 9%
 Master's degree 8 2%
 Professional school degree 6 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 224 82.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 25 9.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 22 8.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 55970

ZIP Code 55970 is in the Southland Public School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 55970.

Southland Elementary
201 1st St North
Rose Creek, MN 55970
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Southland Public School District

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