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ZIP Code 56098

Primary City:Winnebago, MN (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (3:46pm)
Coordinates:43.8, -94.2
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56098

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56098. 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 56098. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56098, 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:
Winnebago, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56098 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56098 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 56098 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56098 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,124
Population Density 19 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,064
Median Home Value $85,700
Land Area 110.77 sq mi
Water Area 2.91 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 902
Median Household Income $49,276

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male765658584655755961599288735840394425
Female5766696044536644527010471614059444458
Total133122127118901081411031131291961591349899838883

Gender

 Male 1,062 50%
 Female 1,062 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,047 96.4%
 Black Or African American 2 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 0.5%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 44 2.1%
 Two Or More Races 19 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner68287146151969336
Renter2542262829182116
Total3112411317418011411452

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 490 54%
 Single Guardian 108 12%
 Singles 268 30%
 Singles With Roommate 36 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 663 74%
 Households with Kids 239 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male181313181015913971171617161971065
Female1112141215131510131361817151212161649
Total2925273025282423222017253332283123261014

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56098 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 56098 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 56098 real estate data, the median home value of $85,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 56098 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 56098 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56098 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,070 97.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 3 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 45 2.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 6 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 360 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 337 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 205 19%
 Households Vacant 162 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 20 12%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 2%
 For Sale Only 15 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 46 28%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 72 44%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 40 20%
 2 Bedroom 84 43%
 3+ Bedroom 72 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 $49,276 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 56098 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 56098 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 691 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 496 29%
 No Earnings 501 30%
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 691 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 496 29%
 No Earnings 501 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 936 91.2%
 Public transportation 1 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 2 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 38 3.7%
 Worked at Home 49 4.8%
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 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 96 12.2%
 High School Graduate 468 59.5%
 Associate's degree 90 11.4%
 Bachelor's degree 94 11.9%
 Master's degree 32 4.1%
 Professional school degree 4 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 3 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 307 83.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 22 6.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 38 10.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56098

ZIP Code 56098 is in the Southern Plains Education Coop. School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56098.

Southern Plains Bridges
132 1st Ave SE
Winnebago, MN 56098
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Southern Plains Education Coop. School District
So. Plains Elementary Day Facility
132 1st Ave SE
Winnebago, MN 56098
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Southern Plains Education Coop. School District
Winnebago Elementary
132 1st Ave SE
Winnebago, MN 56098
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Blue Earth Area Public School District
Southern Plains Area Learning Cntr.
132 1st Ave SE
Winnebago, MN 56098
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Southern Plains Education Coop. School District
Winnebago
550 Cleveland Ave West
Winnebago, MN 56098
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Southern Plains Education Coop. School District
Lincoln Day Facility
132 1st Ave SE
Winnebago, MN 56098
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Southern Plains Education Coop. School District

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