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ZIP Code 56028

Primary City:Elysian, MN (View All Cities)
County: Le Sueur County
Timezone: Central (6:14am)
Area code: 507 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.23, -93.71
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56028

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56028. 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 56028. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56028, 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:
Elysian, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56028 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56028 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 56028 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors 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 56028 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,372
Population Density 62 people per sq mi
Housing Units 819
Median Home Value $214,500
Land Area 22.30 sq mi
Water Area 4.80 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 567
Median Household Income $72,679

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
Male39364832264443404741576151532922157
Female313747392830334234615754544539201812
Total7073957154747682811021141151059868423319

Gender

 Male 691 50%
 Female 681 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,332 97.1%
 Black Or African American 3 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 6 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 7 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 23 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3466997117875214
Renter321221281222
Total66791109125995416

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 353 62%
 Single Guardian 46 8%
 Singles 138 24%
 Singles With Roommate 30 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 422 74%
 Households with Kids 145 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male898787975791241641384310
Female774810746101191110651011766
Total15161215181413131518182314229231911916

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56028 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 56028 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 56028 real estate data, the median home value of $214,500 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 56028. Rentals in 56028 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56028 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,368 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 4 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 305 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 180 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 82 10%
 Households Vacant 252 31%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 7 2.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.4%
 For Sale Only 14 5.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 0.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 218 86.5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 10 4.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 15 29%
 3+ Bedroom 36 71%
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 $72,679 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 56028 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. Most commuters in 56028 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 415 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 276 28%
 No Earnings 304 31%
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 415 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 276 28%
 No Earnings 304 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 583 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 11 2%
 Worked at Home 21 3%
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 32 7.6%
 High School Graduate 258 61.1%
 Associate's degree 34 8.1%
 Bachelor's degree 45 10.7%
 Master's degree 19 4.5%
 Professional school degree 3 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 31 7.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 143 88%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 20 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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