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ZIP Code 56129

Primary City:Ellsworth, MN (View All Cities)
County: Nobles County
Timezone: Central (10:25am)
Area code: 507 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.54, -95.98
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56129

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56129. 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 56129. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56129, 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:
Ellsworth, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56129 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56129 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 56129 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 56129 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 741
Population Density 16 people per sq mi
Housing Units 344
Median Home Value $78,800
Land Area 46.75 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 312
Median Household Income $45,469

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 49

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male21222218141820202122322833181481113
Female212317261717202219203621232018111342
Total424539443135404240426849563832192455

Gender

 Male 355 48%
 Female 386 52%
Gender

Race

 White 724 97.7%
 Black Or African American 3 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.3%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 9 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner628435158392321
Renter58759630
Total1136505667452621

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 181 58%
 Single Guardian 24 8%
 Singles 99 32%
 Singles With Roommate 8 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 235 75%
 Households with Kids 77 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male33391564656524324724
Female326434637613348310321
Total659134912713117858115141045

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56129 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 56129 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 56129 real estate data, the median home value of $78,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 56129 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 56129 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $200-$299/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56129 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 702 95%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 39 5%
 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 130 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 139 40%
 Renter Occupied Households 43 13%
 Households Vacant 32 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 13%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 4 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 19 59%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 16 47%
 2 Bedroom 9 26%
 3+ Bedroom 9 26%
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 $45,469 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 56129 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 56129 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 56129 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 251 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 158 26%
 No Earnings 188 31%
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 251 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 158 26%
 No Earnings 188 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 307 82%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 26 7%
 Worked at Home 41 11%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 19 8%
 High School Graduate 180 74%
 Associate's degree 28 12%
 Bachelor's degree 13 5%
 Master's degree 3 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 139 91%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 13 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56129

ZIP Code 56129 is in the Ellsworth Public School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56129.

Ellsworth Elementary
513 South Broadway
Ellsworth, MN 56129
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ellsworth Public School District
Ellsworth Secondary
513 South Broadway
Ellsworth, MN 56129
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Ellsworth Public School District

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