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ZIP Code 56037

Primary City:Good Thunder, MN (View All Cities)
County: Blue Earth County
Timezone: Central (4:18am)
Area code: 507 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.0, -94.0
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56037

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56037. 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 56037. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56037, 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:
Good Thunder, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56037 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56037 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 56037 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 56037 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,635
Population Density 23 people per sq mi
Housing Units 664
Median Home Value $159,500
Land Area 71.40 sq mi
Water Area 0.63 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 622
Median Household Income $64,904

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male63565455464553356159875357333219149
Female475469573348493556697855462727131922
Total1101101231127993102701171281651081036059323331

Gender

 Male 831 51%
 Female 804 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,617 98.9%
 Black Or African American 8 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.2%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 5 0.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner76884149107663923
Renter121619128552
Total1984103161115714425

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 414 67%
 Single Guardian 55 9%
 Singles 125 20%
 Singles With Roommate 28 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 415 67%
 Households with Kids 207 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1413141013141014512851415101111101312
Female1197761012111513131215161610121187
Total2522211719242225202521172931262123212119

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56037 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 56037 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 56037 real estate data, the median home value of $159,500 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 56037. Rentals in 56037 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56037 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,635 100%
 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 353 53%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 190 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 79 12%
 Households Vacant 42 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 12 29%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 17%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 17 40%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 11 19%
 2 Bedroom 16 28%
 3+ Bedroom 30 53%
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 $64,904 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 56037 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. More commuters in 56037 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 553 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 366 29%
 No Earnings 324 26%
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 553 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 366 29%
 No Earnings 324 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 729 88%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 28 3%
 Worked at Home 71 9%
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 35 6%
 High School Graduate 342 62%
 Associate's degree 75 14%
 Bachelor's degree 81 15%
 Master's degree 12 2%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 7 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 210 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 17 7%
 Not Enrolled in School 26 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56037

ZIP Code 56037 is in the Maple River School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56037.

Maple River West Elementary
311 Willard St
Good Thunder, MN 56037
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Maple River School District

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