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ZIP Code 55983

Primary City:Wanamingo, MN (View All Cities)
County: Goodhue County
Timezone: Central (11:51pm)
Area code: 507 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.3, -92.8
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 55983

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 55983. 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 55983. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 55983, 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:
Wanamingo, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 55983 ZIP Code

ZIP code 55983 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 55983 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely 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 55983 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,588
Population Density 41 people per sq mi
Housing Units 684
Median Home Value $163,100
Land Area 38.64 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 636
Median Household Income $51,212

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male575954445157564054635060393230231921
Female555955364648474938684843394025282332
Total1121181098097105103899213198103787255514253

Gender

 Male 809 51%
 Female 779 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,540 97.0%
 Black Or African American 19 1.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 6 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 9 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 14 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner17838111987595927
Renter112018131111614
Total281039913298706541

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 348 55%
 Single Guardian 80 13%
 Singles 177 28%
 Singles With Roommate 31 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 439 69%
 Households with Kids 197 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7141313101816691281897810813510
Female108131581011131712138101296107410
Total172226281828271926242126191917161820920

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 55983 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 55983 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 55983 real estate data, the median home value of $163,100 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 55983 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 55983 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 55983 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,565 99%
 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 23 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 348 51%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 184 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 104 15%
 Households Vacant 48 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 12 25%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 19 40%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 15 31%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 55 44%
 2 Bedroom 42 34%
 3+ Bedroom 28 22%
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 $51,212 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 55983 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. Most commuters in 55983 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 427 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 366 31%
 No Earnings 387 33%
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 427 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 366 31%
 No Earnings 387 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 589 87%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 35 5%
 Worked at Home 52 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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 63 11.9%
 High School Graduate 331 62.5%
 Associate's degree 47 8.9%
 Bachelor's degree 81 15.3%
 Master's degree 7 1.3%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 1 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 233 89%
 Enrolled in Private School 9 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 20 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 55983

ZIP Code 55983 is in the Kenyon-Wanamingo School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 55983.

Kenyon-Wanamingo Expelled Students
225 3rd Ave
Wanamingo, MN 55983
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Kenyon-Wanamingo School District
Kenyon-Wanamingo Elementary
225 3rd Ave
Wanamingo, MN 55983
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kenyon-Wanamingo School District

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