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ZIP Code 56072

Primary City:New Richland, MN (View All Cities)
County: Waseca County
Timezone: Central (11:48pm)
Area code: 507 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.9, -93.5
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56072

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56072. 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 56072. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56072, 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:
New Richland, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56072 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56072 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 56072 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 slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56072 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,389
Population Density 20 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,094
Median Home Value $123,300
Land Area 121.74 sq mi
Water Area 0.75 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 937
Median Household Income $54,866

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6984918953627054801089389694842373436
Female707795644169596971879482674348365950
Total139161186153941311291231511951871711369190739386

Gender

 Male 1,208 51%
 Female 1,181 49%
Gender

Race

 White 2,332 97.6%
 Black Or African American 12 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.0%
 Asian 11 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 18 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 15 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1190133189159918430
Renter926172718112814
Total2011615021617710211244

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 547 58%
 Single Guardian 102 11%
 Singles 228 24%
 Singles With Roommate 60 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 661 71%
 Households with Kids 276 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male91021141318148312017221616151520251413
Female821191517131618132119191422191318779
Total1731402930313026444136413038342838322122

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56072 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 56072 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 56072 real estate data, the median home value of $123,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 56072 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 56072 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56072 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,331 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 58 2%
 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 507 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 280 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 150 14%
 Households Vacant 157 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 17 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 22 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 88 56%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 23 15%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 25 18%
 2 Bedroom 52 37%
 3+ Bedroom 65 46%
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 $54,866 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 56072 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 56072 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 706 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 495 30%
 No Earnings 464 28%
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 706 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 495 30%
 No Earnings 464 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 917 87.8%
 Public transportation 13 1.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 3 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 52 5.0%
 Worked at Home 60 5.7%
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 109 14%
 High School Graduate 474 62%
 Associate's degree 78 10%
 Bachelor's degree 86 11%
 Master's degree 10 1%
 Professional school degree 8 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 403 91.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 11 2.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 29 6.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56072

ZIP Code 56072 is in the Nrheg School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56072.

Nrheg Secondary
306 Ash Ave South
New Richland, MN 56072
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Nrheg School District

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