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ZIP Code 55982

Primary City:Waltham, MN (View All Cities)
County: Mower County
Timezone: Central (2:37am)
Area code: 507 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.82, -92.88
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 55982

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 55982. 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 55982. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 55982, 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:
Waltham, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 55982 ZIP Code

ZIP code 55982 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 55982 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 55982 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 436
Population Density 15 people per sq mi
Housing Units 197
Median Home Value $136,200
Land Area 30.04 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 183
Median Household Income $61,125

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 47Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1091216717159122330211495868
Female8814137111081322261813591055
Total181726291428251725455639271414181113

Gender

 Male 231 53%
 Female 205 47%
Gender

Race

 White 419 96.1%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 5 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 9 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner32618463715168
Renter11243030
Total42720504015198

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 117 64%
 Single Guardian 16 9%
 Singles 36 20%
 Singles With Roommate 14 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 137 75%
 Households with Kids 46 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male30421113323214135340
Female14113110323414253302
Total44534223646628388642

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 55982 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 55982 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 55982 real estate data, the median home value of $136,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 55982. Rentals in 55982 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 55982 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 436 100%
 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 104 53%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 65 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 14 7%
 Households Vacant 14 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 21%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 7%
 For Sale Only 3 21%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 6 43%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 1 6%
 2 Bedroom 3 17%
 3+ Bedroom 14 78%
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 $61,125 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 55982 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 55982 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 55982 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 183 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 95 26%
 No Earnings 86 24%
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 183 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 95 26%
 No Earnings 86 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 218 82.9%
 Public transportation 2 0.8%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 12 4.6%
 Worked at Home 31 11.8%
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 22 13.1%
 High School Graduate 100 59.5%
 Associate's degree 21 12.5%
 Bachelor's degree 15 8.9%
 Master's degree 9 5.4%
 Professional school degree 1 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 38 69.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 5 9.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 12 21.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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