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ZIP Code 56024

Primary City:Eagle Lake, MN (View All Cities)
County: Blue Earth County
Timezone: Central (4:34am)
Area code: 507 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.14, -93.84
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56024

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56024. 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 56024. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56024, 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:
Eagle Lake, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56024 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56024 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 56024 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56024 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,759
Population Density 139 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,072
Median Home Value $167,900
Land Area 19.86 sq mi
Water Area 0.52 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,022
Median Household Income $69,485

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 33

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1181189784851321158810793123776445271786
Female122981078384125107879010810279534820221010
Total2402162041671692572221751972012251561179347391816

Gender

 Male 1,404 51%
 Female 1,355 49%
Gender

Race

 White 2,642 95.8%
 Black Or African American 33 1.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.3%
 Asian 22 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 15 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 40 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2014817621614576359
Renter27902722151051
Total47238203238160864010

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 612 60%
 Single Guardian 138 14%
 Singles 196 19%
 Singles With Roommate 76 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 622 61%
 Households with Kids 400 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2921222727221928221917222118151713261317
Female1921292320252016171624222025191818141415
Total4842515047473944393541444143343531402732

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56024 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 56024 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1970s. Looking at 56024 real estate data, the median home value of $167,900 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 56024 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 56024 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56024 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,751 99.7%
 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 8 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 594 55%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 231 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 197 18%
 Households Vacant 50 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 28 56%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 7 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 12%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 5 10%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 12 9%
 2 Bedroom 90 64%
 3+ Bedroom 38 27%
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 $69,485 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 56024 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. The commute in 56024 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 1,123 57%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 577 29%
 No Earnings 286 14%
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 1,123 57%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 577 29%
 No Earnings 286 14%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,407 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 20 1%
 Worked at Home 111 7%
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 54 6%
 High School Graduate 471 51%
 Associate's degree 138 15%
 Bachelor's degree 230 25%
 Master's degree 28 3%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 8 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 567 79%
 Enrolled in Private School 70 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 79 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56024

ZIP Code 56024 is in the Mankato Public School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56024.

Eagle Lake Elementary
500 Lesueur Ave
Eagle Lake, MN 56024
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mankato Public School District

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