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ZIP Code 56062

Primary City:Madelia, MN (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (12:22pm)
Coordinates:44.1, -94.4
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56062

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56062. 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 56062. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56062, 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:
Madelia, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56062 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56062 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 56062 are primarily white. The number of seniors is large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56062 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,208
Population Density 26 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,400
Median Home Value $106,800
Land Area 125.77 sq mi
Water Area 1.55 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,264
Median Household Income $53,242

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male12210995111931069980100101128124786554574143
Female113981081019084958192103118114686171705481
Total23520720321218319019416119220424623814612612512795124

Gender

 Male 1,606 50%
 Female 1,602 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,810 87.6%
 Black Or African American 43 1.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.1%
 Asian 10 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 293 9.1%
 Two Or More Races 49 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2011413520818612912136
Renter4162504040222634
Total6117618524822615114770

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 638 50%
 Single Guardian 207 16%
 Singles 356 28%
 Singles With Roommate 63 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 857 68%
 Households with Kids 407 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2031202222182623202112252314242624221520
Female1723242514251423222120231529213121161217
Total3754444736434046424232483843455745382737

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56062 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 56062 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 56062 real estate data, the median home value of $106,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 56062 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 56062 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56062 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,125 97.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 63 2.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 20 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 553 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 396 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 315 23%
 Households Vacant 136 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 62 46%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 13 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 12 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 44 32%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 2 0.7%
 1 Bedroom 47 16.6%
 2 Bedroom 112 39.6%
 3+ Bedroom 122 43.1%
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 $53,242 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 56062 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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 56062 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 1,089 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 692 28%
 No Earnings 710 29%
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 1,089 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 692 28%
 No Earnings 710 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,406 88%
 Public transportation 15 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 106 7%
 Worked at Home 62 4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 123 11.9%
 High School Graduate 679 65.5%
 Associate's degree 116 11.2%
 Bachelor's degree 90 8.7%
 Master's degree 17 1.6%
 Professional school degree 7 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 4 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 594 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 64 9%
 Not Enrolled in School 44 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56062

ZIP Code 56062 is in the Madelia Public School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56062.

Madelia Elementary
121 East Main St
Madelia, MN 56062
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Madelia Public School District
Madelia Secondary
320 Buck Ave SE
Madelia, MN 56062
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Madelia Public School District
Eminnesota Online Academy
320 Buck Ave SE
Madelia, MN 56062
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Madelia Public School District
St Marys Catholic Elementary School
223 1st St NE
Madelia, MN 56062
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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