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ZIP Code 56026

Primary City:Ellendale, MN (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (12:13am)
Coordinates:43.9, -93.3
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56026

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56026. 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 56026. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56026, 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:
Ellendale, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56026 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56026 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 56026 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s 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 56026 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,012
Population Density 19 people per sq mi
Housing Units 863
Median Home Value $141,800
Land Area 105.29 sq mi
Water Area 1.79 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 796
Median Household Income $63,542

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male7277655350546654659110181624032222315
Female806662614661444680828669503632272734
Total152143127114961151101001451731871501127664495049

Gender

 Male 1,023 51%
 Female 989 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,974 98.1%
 Black Or African American 3 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.1%
 Asian 4 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 20 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 8 0.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner98199191141766123
Renter152321131141315
Total24104120204152807438

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 487 61%
 Single Guardian 93 12%
 Singles 185 23%
 Singles With Roommate 31 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 548 69%
 Households with Kids 248 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1216151912161710221591614111110815912
Female121519211913121111111112171110151212122
Total2431344031292921332620283122212520272114

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56026 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 56026 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 56026 real estate data, the median home value of $141,800 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 56026. Rentals in 56026 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56026 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,012 100%
 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 462 54%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 219 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 115 13%
 Households Vacant 67 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 12%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 16 24%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 19 28%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 22 33%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 20 25%
 2 Bedroom 32 40%
 3+ Bedroom 29 36%
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 $63,542 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 56026 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 56026 can expect to fall in that range. 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 775 54%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 389 27%
 No Earnings 282 20%
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 775 54%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 389 27%
 No Earnings 282 20%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 914 87.4%
 Public transportation 2 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 44 4.2%
 Worked at Home 86 8.2%
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 58 9%
 High School Graduate 442 66%
 Associate's degree 78 12%
 Bachelor's degree 71 11%
 Master's degree 10 1%
 Professional school degree 11 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 328 87.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 19 5.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 29 7.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56026

ZIP Code 56026 is in the Nrheg School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56026.

Nrheg Elementary
600 School St
Ellendale, MN 56026
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Nrheg School District

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