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ZIP Code 56120

Primary City:Butterfield, MN (View All Cities)
County: Watonwan County
Timezone: Central (10:39am)
Area code: 507 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.0, -94.8
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56120

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56120. 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 56120. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56120, 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:
Butterfield, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56120 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56120 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 56120 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 large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56120 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,121
Population Density 11 people per sq mi
Housing Units 518
Median Home Value $73,400
Land Area 99.49 sq mi
Water Area 1.35 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 458
Median Household Income $50,703

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male35353339422739243035445337502323159
Female373035332824342026324641413521121320
Total726568727051734456679094788544352829

Gender

 Male 593 53%
 Female 528 47%
Gender

Race

 White 939 83.8%
 Black Or African American 5 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 43 3.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.2%
 Other Race 117 10.4%
 Two Or More Races 14 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1236407291704019
Renter10181111101035
Total22545183101804324

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 270 59%
 Single Guardian 39 9%
 Singles 132 29%
 Singles With Roommate 17 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 338 74%
 Households with Kids 120 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4877564101059694894996
Female87955847639689587674
Total12151612101481716818121713131711151610

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56120 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 56120 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 56120 real estate data, the median home value of $73,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 56120 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 56120 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56120 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,121 100%
 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 188 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 192 37%
 Renter Occupied Households 78 15%
 Households Vacant 60 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 6 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 13%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 8 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 33 55%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 11 16%
 2 Bedroom 27 40%
 3+ Bedroom 30 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 $50,703 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 56120 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 56120 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 56120 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 411 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 223 25%
 No Earnings 249 28%
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 411 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 223 25%
 No Earnings 249 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 441 76%
 Public transportation 8 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 51 9%
 Worked at Home 77 13%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 73 16.7%
 High School Graduate 288 65.8%
 Associate's degree 37 8.4%
 Bachelor's degree 30 6.8%
 Master's degree 8 1.8%
 Professional school degree 2 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 126 76%
 Enrolled in Private School 24 14%
 Not Enrolled in School 16 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56120

ZIP Code 56120 is in the Butterfield Public School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56120.

Butterfield Elementary
440 Hubbard Ave
Butterfield, MN 56120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Butterfield Public School District
Butterfield Secondary
440 Hubbard Ave
Butterfield, MN 56120
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Butterfield Public School District

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