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ZIP Code 56087

Primary City:Springfield, MN (View All Cities)
County: Brown County
Timezone: Central (7:54am)
Area code: 507 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.2, -95.0
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56087

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56087. 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 56087. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56087, 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:
Springfield, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56087 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56087 is located in southwest 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 56087 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults 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 56087 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,179
Population Density 22 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,446
Median Home Value $92,600
Land Area 146.56 sq mi
Water Area 0.39 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,308
Median Household Income $45,590

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1131021001216084667386112127118946857775365
Female89891148369688469881061231108074659973120
Total202191214204129152150142174218250228174142122176126185

Gender

 Male 1,576 50%
 Female 1,603 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,106 97.7%
 Black Or African American 10 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.1%
 Asian 23 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 12 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 24 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1711012623221714015060
Renter2846332221154942
Total45156159254238155199102

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 743 57%
 Single Guardian 121 9%
 Singles 396 30%
 Singles With Roommate 48 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 938 72%
 Households with Kids 370 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male222623231915222125182424142030213421159
Female132016141516271219192330222021162117811
Total3546393734314933443747543640513755382320

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56087 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 56087 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 56087 real estate data, the median home value of $92,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 56087 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 56087 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally < $200/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56087 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,073 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 106 3%
 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 542 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 510 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 256 18%
 Households Vacant 138 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 40 29.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.7%
 For Sale Only 25 18.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 8.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6 4.3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 54 39.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 6 2%
 1 Bedroom 103 42%
 2 Bedroom 46 19%
 3+ Bedroom 90 37%
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 $45,590 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 56087 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 56087 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 56087 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 1,008 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 660 27%
 No Earnings 798 32%
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 1,008 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 660 27%
 No Earnings 798 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,167 82%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 24 2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 85 6%
 Worked at Home 153 11%
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 160 15.1%
 High School Graduate 622 58.6%
 Associate's degree 114 10.7%
 Bachelor's degree 122 11.5%
 Master's degree 26 2.5%
 Professional school degree 11 1.0%
 Doctorate degree 6 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 463 67%
 Enrolled in Private School 139 20%
 Not Enrolled in School 86 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56087

ZIP Code 56087 is in the Springfield Public School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56087.

Springfield Elementary
12 South Burns
Springfield, MN 56087
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Springfield Public School District
Springfield Secondary
12 South Burns
Springfield, MN 56087
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Springfield Public School District
St Raphael Elementary School
20 W Van Dusen St
Springfield, MN 56087
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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