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ZIP Code 56138

Primary City:Hills, MN (View All Cities)
County: Rock County
Timezone: Central (8:00pm)
Area code: 507 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.54, -96.38
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56138

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56138. 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 56138. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56138, 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:
Hills, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56138 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56138 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 56138 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s 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 56138 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 899
Population Density 31 people per sq mi
Housing Units 374
Median Home Value $113,300
Land Area 28.97 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 342
Median Household Income $48,875

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male343528282228302725263622212610161216
Female324026181523292818303125241814123242
Total667554463751595543566747454424284458

Gender

 Male 442 49%
 Female 457 51%
Gender

Race

 White 884 98.3%
 Black Or African American 4 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.1%
 Other Race 2 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 7 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner844446142332513
Renter28771171614
Total1052516853404127

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 198 58%
 Single Guardian 32 9%
 Singles 97 28%
 Singles With Roommate 15 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 230 67%
 Households with Kids 112 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3143651436793187687525
Female4674861321146772525512
Total720101013201681813981591110121037

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56138 has a small 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 56138 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 56138 real estate data, the median home value of $113,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 56138 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 56138 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56138 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 852 95%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 47 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 167 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 103 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 72 19%
 Households Vacant 32 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 13%
 For Sale Only 9 28%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 15 47%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 10 13%
 1 Bedroom 11 14%
 2 Bedroom 17 21%
 3+ Bedroom 42 53%
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 $48,875 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 56138 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 56138 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 56138 can expect to fall in that range. 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 310 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 152 23%
 No Earnings 202 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 310 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 152 23%
 No Earnings 202 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 348 80.2%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 1 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 46 10.6%
 Worked at Home 39 9.0%
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 25 8%
 High School Graduate 217 74%
 Associate's degree 14 5%
 Bachelor's degree 35 12%
 Master's degree 4 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 192 86.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 15 6.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 16 7.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56138

ZIP Code 56138 is in the Hills-Beaver Creek School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56138.

Hills-Beaver Creek Secondary
301 North Summit Ave
Hills, MN 56138
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hills-Beaver Creek School District
Hills Christian School
501 Central Ave
Hills, MN 56138
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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