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ZIP Code 55975

Primary City:Spring Valley, MN (View All Cities)
County: Fillmore County
Timezone: Central (8:44am)
Area code: 507 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.7, -92.4
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 55975

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 55975. 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 55975. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 55975, 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:
Spring Valley, MN
Unacceptable:
Cherry Grove

Stats and Demographics for the 55975 ZIP Code

ZIP code 55975 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 55975 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of seniors 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 55975 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,335
Population Density 28 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,982
Median Home Value $133,200
Land Area 153.31 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,812
Median Household Income $54,519

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male14215212915311110510613413315617615813610464676156
Female13212813813494116125133140157173158128102768072106
Total274280267287205221231267273313349316264206140147133162

Gender

 Male 2,143 49%
 Female 2,192 51%
Gender

Race

 White 4,224 97.4%
 Black Or African American 21 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.2%
 Asian 20 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 12 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 49 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2316724631230119115661
Renter4267594840173646
Total65234305360341208192107

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 994 55%
 Single Guardian 226 12%
 Singles 521 29%
 Singles With Roommate 71 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,277 70%
 Households with Kids 535 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2327373232253428332527222233253334313021
Female2932252617372319322920253133303033221922
Total5259625849625747655447475366556367534943

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 55975 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 55975 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 55975 real estate data, the median home value of $133,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 55975 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 55975 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 55975 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,290 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 45 1%
 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 936 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 521 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 355 18%
 Households Vacant 170 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 35 20.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.6%
 For Sale Only 28 16.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 6.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 26 15.3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 69 40.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 5 1%
 1 Bedroom 109 29%
 2 Bedroom 154 40%
 3+ Bedroom 114 30%
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 $54,519 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 55975 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. 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 55975. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,543 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,051 30%
 No Earnings 947 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 1,543 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,051 30%
 No Earnings 947 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,901 84.5%
 Public transportation 109 4.8%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 2 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 110 4.9%
 Worked at Home 127 5.6%
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 161 11.1%
 High School Graduate 901 62.1%
 Associate's degree 142 9.8%
 Bachelor's degree 163 11.2%
 Master's degree 56 3.9%
 Professional school degree 11 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 18 1.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 636 76.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 88 10.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 112 13.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 55975

ZIP Code 55975 is in the Kingsland Public School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 55975.

Kingsland Elementary
705 North Section Ave
Spring Valley, MN 55975
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kingsland Public School District
Kingsland Senior High School
705 North Section Ave
Spring Valley, MN 55975
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Kingsland Public School District

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