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ZIP Code 56044

Primary City:Henderson, MN (View All Cities)
County: Sibley County
Timezone: Central (1:47am)
Area code: 507 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.6, -93.9
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56044

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56044. 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 56044. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56044, 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:
Henderson, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56044 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56044 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 56044 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 small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56044 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,082
Population Density 26 people per sq mi
Housing Units 868
Median Home Value $173,100
Land Area 80.25 sq mi
Water Area 1.43 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 809
Median Household Income $60,147

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male717367615466535577829798714133261011
Female6765867844554663601018270634530332127
Total13813815313998121991181371831791681348663593138

Gender

 Male 1,046 50%
 Female 1,036 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,039 97.9%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.1%
 Asian 6 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 19 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 15 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner770111168165835022
Renter1225212314121610
Total1995132191179956632

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 494 61%
 Single Guardian 77 10%
 Singles 196 24%
 Singles With Roommate 42 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 563 70%
 Households with Kids 246 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male14122011919131517151312171016141012912
Female14181013211315610141915191920251312811
Total2830302430322821272932273629363923241723

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56044 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 56044 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 56044 real estate data, the median home value of $173,100 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 56044. Rentals in 56044 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56044 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,082 100%
 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 444 51%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 232 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 133 15%
 Households Vacant 59 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 15%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 3%
 For Sale Only 12 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 26 44%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 4 3%
 1 Bedroom 54 34%
 2 Bedroom 35 22%
 3+ Bedroom 65 41%
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 $60,147 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 56044 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. However, that is not the case in 56044. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 744 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 598 34%
 No Earnings 419 24%
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 744 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 598 34%
 No Earnings 419 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,057 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 23 2%
 Worked at Home 93 8%
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 73 9.0%
 High School Graduate 552 68.0%
 Associate's degree 56 6.9%
 Bachelor's degree 90 11.1%
 Master's degree 28 3.4%
 Professional school degree 8 1.0%
 Doctorate degree 5 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 317 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 50 13%
 Not Enrolled in School 31 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56044

ZIP Code 56044 is in the Minnesota New Country School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56044.

Minnesota New Country School
210 Main St
Henderson, MN 56044
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Minnesota New Country School District
Hilltop Elementary
700 South St
Henderson, MN 56044
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Le Sueur-Henderson School District
Edvisions off Campus School
501 Main St
Henderson, MN 56044
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Edvisions off Campus School District
Altona Christian School
35227 290th St
Henderson, MN 56044
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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