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ZIP Code 56131

Primary City:Fulda, MN (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (4:12pm)
Coordinates:43.9, -95.6
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56131

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56131. 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 56131. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56131, 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:
Fulda, MN
Acceptable:
Dundee, Kinbrae

Stats and Demographics for the 56131 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56131 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 56131 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely 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 56131 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,293
Population Density 14 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,059
Median Home Value $85,900
Land Area 162.37 sq mi
Water Area 3.94 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 959
Median Household Income $47,946

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male57608393433565486810110785645055542731
Female6455767841475154667911675595162525685
Total121115159171848211610213418022316012310111710683116

Gender

 Male 1,126 49%
 Female 1,167 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,161 94.2%
 Black Or African American 11 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.1%
 Asian 58 2.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 33 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 27 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner17729419714311311434
Renter1130271916142434
Total2810212121615912713868

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 546 57%
 Single Guardian 78 8%
 Singles 302 31%
 Singles With Roommate 33 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 713 74%
 Households with Kids 246 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male13111211121313139121817181822251616144
Female14916128129179141114201718111620136
Total2720282320252230182629313835403632362710

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56131 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 56131 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 56131 real estate data, the median home value of $85,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 56131 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 56131 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56131 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,206 96%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 57 2%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 30 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 377 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 407 38%
 Renter Occupied Households 175 17%
 Households Vacant 100 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 4%
 For Sale Only 14 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 29 29%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 41 41%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 69 37%
 2 Bedroom 39 21%
 3+ Bedroom 78 42%
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 $47,946 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 56131 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 56131 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 877 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 508 26%
 No Earnings 562 29%
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 877 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 508 26%
 No Earnings 562 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,017 84.8%
 Public transportation 20 1.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 1 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 63 5.3%
 Worked at Home 98 8.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 86 11.0%
 High School Graduate 541 69.4%
 Associate's degree 62 8.0%
 Bachelor's degree 59 7.6%
 Master's degree 20 2.6%
 Professional school degree 6 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 5 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 373 79.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 74 15.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 21 4.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56131

ZIP Code 56131 is in the Fulda Public School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56131.

Praxis Program
309 South Lafayette Ave
Fulda, MN 56131
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Fulda Public School District
Fulda Elementary
303 North Lafayette Ave
Fulda, MN 56131
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fulda Public School District
Fulda Secondary
410 College Ave
Fulda, MN 56131
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Fulda Public School District
St Pauls Lutheran School
208 NE 3rd St
Fulda, MN 56131
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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