Search by ZIP, address, city, or county:

ZIP Code 56093

Primary City:Waseca, MN (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (6:00am)
Coordinates:44.1, -93.5
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56093

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56093. 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 56093. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56093, 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:
Waseca, MN
Acceptable:
Meriden, Otisco

Stats and Demographics for the 56093 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56093 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 56093 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 large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56093 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,831
Population Density 71 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,152
Median Home Value $141,200
Land Area 179.56 sq mi
Water Area 3.26 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,784
Median Household Income $53,561

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male416450432364326332368343360461469407356219168125107117
Female379407419360403587589483482569551438352240196166177213
Total7958578517247299199578268421,0301,020845708459364291284330

Gender

 Male 5,820 45%
 Female 7,011 55%
Gender

Race

 White 11,747 91.6%
 Black Or African American 355 2.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 141 1.1%
 Asian 103 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 227 1.8%
 Two Or More Races 254 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner50433561863762432336128
Renter1323041722161278375110
Total1827377331,079889515411238

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,495 52%
 Single Guardian 682 14%
 Singles 1,359 28%
 Singles With Roommate 248 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,283 69%
 Households with Kids 1,501 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male68939285908810279919377818893797680745569
Female74748386887478947381104738576866480814978
Total142167175171178162180173164174181154173169165140160155104147

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56093 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 56093 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 56093 real estate data, the median home value of $141,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 56093 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 56093 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56093 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,593 90.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,086 8.5%
 Juvenile Facilities 4 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 64 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 84 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,400 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,165 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,219 24%
 Households Vacant 368 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 135 37%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 3%
 For Sale Only 66 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 33 9%
 For Migrant Workers 3 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 111 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 157 11%
 1 Bedroom 302 22%
 2 Bedroom 546 40%
 3+ Bedroom 365 27%
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 $53,561 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 56093 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. More commuters in 56093 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 4,871 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,873 27%
 No Earnings 2,914 27%
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 4,871 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,873 27%
 No Earnings 2,914 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,916 91.2%
 Public transportation 32 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 4 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 250 3.9%
 Worked at Home 285 4.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 322 8.0%
 High School Graduate 2,501 62.0%
 Associate's degree 310 7.7%
 Bachelor's degree 691 17.1%
 Master's degree 102 2.5%
 Professional school degree 84 2.1%
 Doctorate degree 27 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,195 81.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 185 6.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 299 11.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56093

ZIP Code 56093 is in the Waseca Public School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56093.

Wcoc - Day Treatment
501 Elm Ave East
Waseca, MN 56093
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Waseca Public School District
Team Academy
220 17th Ave NE
Waseca, MN 56093
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Team Academy
Waseca Intermediate School
400 19th Ave NW
Waseca, MN 56093
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Waseca Public School District
Hartley Elementary
605 7th St NE
Waseca, MN 56093
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Waseca Public School District
Waseca Alternative High School
501 Elm Ave East
Waseca, MN 56093
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Waseca Public School District
Waseca Senior High School
1717 2nd St NW
Waseca, MN 56093
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Waseca Public School District
Waseca Junior High School
1717 2nd St NW
Waseca, MN 56093
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Waseca Public School District
Waseca Middle Level Alc
1717 2nd St NW
Waseca, MN 56093
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Waseca Public School District
Sacred Heart School
308 Elm Ave W
Waseca, MN 56093
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

Nearby ZIP Codes