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ZIP Code 56074

Primary City:Nicollet, MN (View All Cities)
County: Nicollet County
Timezone: Central (8:31am)
Area code: 507 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.3, -94.2
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56074

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56074. 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 56074. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56074, 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:
Nicollet, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56074 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56074 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 56074 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56074 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,004
Population Density 26 people per sq mi
Housing Units 790
Median Home Value $158,400
Land Area 77.98 sq mi
Water Area 6.89 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 766
Median Household Income $58,125

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male927068716065716157818870603128251811
Female748658755064645266767759453829302311
Total1661561261461101291351131231571651291056957554122

Gender

 Male 1,027 51%
 Female 977 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,974 98.5%
 Black Or African American 3 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 4 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 8 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 15 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1295107153131655213
Renter23421914912118
Total35137126167140776321

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 479 63%
 Single Guardian 93 12%
 Singles 160 21%
 Singles With Roommate 34 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 486 63%
 Households with Kids 280 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2417141621169101413161381815121618109
Female13181692418101717121112121119181611116
Total3735302545341927312527252029343032292115

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56074 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 56074 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 56074 real estate data, the median home value of $158,400 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 56074. Rentals in 56074 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 56074 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,997 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 2 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 5 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 405 51%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 223 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 138 17%
 Households Vacant 24 3%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 10 42%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 6 25%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 6 25%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 1 1%
 1 Bedroom 16 13%
 2 Bedroom 50 40%
 3+ Bedroom 58 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 $58,125 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 56074 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 56074 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 825 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 428 27%
 No Earnings 353 22%
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 825 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 428 27%
 No Earnings 353 22%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 994 86.5%
 Public transportation 3 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 4 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 61 5.3%
 Worked at Home 87 7.6%
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 76 10.0%
 High School Graduate 523 69.0%
 Associate's degree 67 8.8%
 Bachelor's degree 60 7.9%
 Master's degree 30 4.0%
 Professional school degree 2 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 317 80.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 61 15.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 16 4.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56074

ZIP Code 56074 is in the Nicollet Public School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56074.

Nicollet Elementary
1 Pine St
Nicollet, MN 56074
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Nicollet Public School District
Nicollet Secondary
1 Pine St
Nicollet, MN 56074
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Nicollet Public School District
Trinity Lutheran School
425 Sixth St
Nicollet, MN 56074
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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