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ZIP Code 56019

Primary City:Comfrey, MN (View All Cities)
County: Brown County
Timezone: Central (7:12pm)
Area code: 507 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.1, -94.9
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56019

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56019. 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 56019. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56019, 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:
Comfrey, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56019 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56019 is located in southwest 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 56019 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56019 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 914
Population Density 9 people per sq mi
Housing Units 433
Median Home Value $103,600
Land Area 103.49 sq mi
Water Area 0.41 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 391
Median Household Income $54,875

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male33272834162523202943343431242122156
Female223026321213321531244329272926192019
Total555754662838553560677763585347413525

Gender

 Male 465 51%
 Female 449 49%
Gender

Race

 White 885 96.8%
 Black Or African American 2 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 5 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 18 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner532426960574016
Renter5159884138
Total1047517768615324

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 234 60%
 Single Guardian 36 9%
 Singles 112 29%
 Singles With Roommate 9 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 284 73%
 Households with Kids 107 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male47711412335635104766961
Female24258627765177769731
Total611916121851012128617111412151692

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56019 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 56019 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 56019 real estate data, the median home value of $103,600 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 56019. Rentals in 56019 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56019 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 912 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 2 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 178 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 143 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 70 16%
 Households Vacant 42 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 12%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 4 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 14%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 17%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 20 48%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 6 8%
 2 Bedroom 22 31%
 3+ Bedroom 44 61%
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 $54,875 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 56019 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 56019 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. More commuters in 56019 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 353 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 223 29%
 No Earnings 193 25%
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 353 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 223 29%
 No Earnings 193 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 418 82.1%
 Public transportation 1 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 36 7.1%
 Worked at Home 54 10.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 37 10.8%
 High School Graduate 239 69.5%
 Associate's degree 32 9.3%
 Bachelor's degree 24 7.0%
 Master's degree 7 2.0%
 Professional school degree 4 1.2%
 Doctorate degree 1 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 157 66.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 38 16.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 41 17.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56019

ZIP Code 56019 is in the Comfrey Public School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56019.

Comfrey Elementary
305 Ochre St West
Comfrey, MN 56019
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Comfrey Public School District
Comfrey Secondary
305 Ochre St
Comfrey, MN 56019
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Comfrey Public School District

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