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ZIP Code 56117

Primary City:Bigelow, MN (View All Cities)
County: Nobles County
Timezone: Central (5:06pm)
Area code: 507 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.54, -95.67
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56117

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56117. 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 56117. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56117, 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:
Bigelow, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56117 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56117 is located in southwest 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 56117 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 large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56117 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 399
Population Density 16 people per sq mi
Housing Units 162
Median Home Value $91,900
Land Area 25.51 sq mi
Water Area 0.32 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 147
Median Household Income $61,875

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male10189131716141110201321888422
Female241211151014117161418881021041
Total3430202827302518263431291618101463

Gender

 Male 204 51%
 Female 195 49%
Gender

Race

 White 370 92.7%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.3%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 27 6.8%
 Two Or More Races 1 0.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner51812272815112
Renter27582410
Total72517353019122

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 97 66%
 Single Guardian 13 9%
 Singles 28 19%
 Singles With Roommate 9 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 92 63%
 Households with Kids 55 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male32022224830222424216
Female25931136110154226321
Total5795335109403766410537

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56117 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 56117 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 56117 real estate data, the median home value of $91,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 56117 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 56117 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56117 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 399 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 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 71 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 47 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 29 18%
 Households Vacant 15 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 13%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 11 73%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 4 12%
 2 Bedroom 15 44%
 3+ Bedroom 15 44%
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 $61,875 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 56117 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 56117 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 138 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 105 33%
 No Earnings 72 23%
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 138 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 105 33%
 No Earnings 72 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 203 95%
 Public transportation 2 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 3 1%
 Worked at Home 5 2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 49 32%
 High School Graduate 72 47%
 Associate's degree 13 9%
 Bachelor's degree 16 11%
 Master's degree 2 1%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 49 64%
 Enrolled in Private School 12 16%
 Not Enrolled in School 15 20%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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