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ZIP Code 56007

Primary City:Albert Lea, MN (View All Cities)
County: Freeborn County
Timezone: Central (7:59pm)
Area code: 507 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.7, -93.3
ZIP (~16 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56007

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56007. 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 56007. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56007, 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:
Albert Lea, MN
Acceptable:
Manchester, Oakland

Stats and Demographics for the 56007 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56007 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 56007 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56007 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 21,228
Population Density 126 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,789
Median Home Value $97,500
Land Area 169.10 sq mi
Water Area 6.93 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,065
Median Household Income $39,647

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male640643597675595672527533614774795716668514452357290310
Female671580595643536581507509608730777714706570586492459592
Total1,3111,2231,1921,3181,1311,2531,0341,0421,2221,5041,5721,4301,3741,0841,038849749902

Gender

 Male 10,372 49%
 Female 10,856 51%
Gender

Race

 White 19,342 91.1%
 Black Or African American 212 1.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 53 0.2%
 Asian 209 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 15 0.1%
 Other Race 982 4.6%
 Two Or More Races 415 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner876108491,3521,3901,096865333
Renter290492379379244205236258
Total3771,1021,2281,7311,6341,3011,101591

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,375 48%
 Single Guardian 1,254 14%
 Singles 2,970 33%
 Singles With Roommate 466 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,741 74%
 Households with Kids 2,324 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male126123132125134132116117144123116127111120127135159146108111
Female1441261161341271291179810911212511911612311712115413411799
Total270249248259261261233215253235241246227243244256313280225210

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56007 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 56007 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 56007 real estate data, the median home value of $97,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 56007 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 56007 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56007 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 20,591 97.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 101 0.5%
 Juvenile Facilities 25 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 344 1.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 167 0.8%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,934 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,648 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,483 25%
 Households Vacant 724 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 218 30.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 16 2.2%
 For Sale Only 171 23.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 26 3.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 66 9.1%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 225 31.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 95 4%
 1 Bedroom 932 39%
 2 Bedroom 821 34%
 3+ Bedroom 567 23%
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 $39,647 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 56007 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. More commuters in 56007 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 6,617 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,705 27%
 No Earnings 5,910 34%
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 6,617 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,705 27%
 No Earnings 5,910 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,161 91.8%
 Public transportation 112 1.1%
 Taxicab 13 0.1%
 Motorcycle 39 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 349 3.5%
 Worked at Home 309 3.1%
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 1,024 14.3%
 High School Graduate 4,467 62.5%
 Associate's degree 589 8.2%
 Bachelor's degree 724 10.1%
 Master's degree 193 2.7%
 Professional school degree 125 1.7%
 Doctorate degree 26 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,085 83.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 184 5.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 415 11.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56007

ZIP Code 56007 is in the Albert Lea Public School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56007.

Albert Lea Area Learning Cntr.
211 West Richway Dr
Albert Lea, MN 56007
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Albert Lea Public School District
Fountain Center
211 West Ridgeway Dr
Albert Lea, MN 56007
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Albert Lea Public School District
Hayward Group Home
211 West Richway Dr
Albert Lea, MN 56007
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Albert Lea Public School District
Halverson Elementary
707 East 10th St
Albert Lea, MN 56007
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Albert Lea Public School District
Hawthorne Elementary
1000 East Hawthorne
Albert Lea, MN 56007
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Albert Lea Public School District
Lakeview Elementary
902 Abbott St
Albert Lea, MN 56007
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Albert Lea Public School District
Sibley Elementary
1501 West Front St
Albert Lea, MN 56007
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Albert Lea Public School District
Southwest Middle School
1601 West Front St
Albert Lea, MN 56007
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Albert Lea Public School District
Brookside Early Childhood Sp. Edu.
211 West Richway Dr
Albert Lea, MN 56007
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Albert Lea Public School District
Albert Lea Senior High School
2000 Tiger Ln
Albert Lea, MN 56007
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Albert Lea Public School District
St Theodore Elementary School
323 E Clark St
Albert Lea, MN 56007
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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