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ZIP Code 56142

Primary City:Ivanhoe, MN (View All Cities)
County: Lincoln County
Timezone: Central (2:06am)
Area code: 507 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.5, -96.2
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56142

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56142. 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 56142. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56142, 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:
Ivanhoe, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56142 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56142 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 56142 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56142 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 981
Population Density 10 people per sq mi
Housing Units 550
Median Home Value $68,900
Land Area 96.57 sq mi
Water Area 1.87 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 452
Median Household Income $45,625

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male232630352425223124384539212421182315
Female252932211614272822342741242932302541
Total485562564039495946727280455353484856

Gender

 Male 484 49%
 Female 497 51%
Gender

Race

 White 979 99.8%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 1 0.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1031507465545324
Renter81211148111314
Total1843618873656638

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 221 49%
 Single Guardian 42 9%
 Singles 177 39%
 Singles With Roommate 12 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 347 77%
 Households with Kids 105 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male544548653837573912922
Female26757865390977734612
Total71011101116121061731612141012161534

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56142 has a slightly higher 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 56142 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 56142 real estate data, the median home value of $68,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 56142 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 56142 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56142 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 955 97.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 3 0.3%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 23 2.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 182 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 179 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 91 17%
 Households Vacant 98 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 36 37%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 3 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 18 18%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 34 35%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 18 23%
 2 Bedroom 20 26%
 3+ Bedroom 40 51%
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 $45,625 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 56142 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 56142 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. A higher percentage of people in 56142 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. 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 56142 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 354 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 199 25%
 No Earnings 256 32%
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 354 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 199 25%
 No Earnings 256 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 352 71.5%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 2 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 50 10.2%
 Worked at Home 88 17.9%
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 70 19%
 High School Graduate 225 62%
 Associate's degree 23 6%
 Bachelor's degree 36 10%
 Master's degree 4 1%
 Professional school degree 3 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 142 94.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 9 6.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56142

ZIP Code 56142 is in the Ivanhoe Public School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56142.

Lincoln High Elementary - Ivanhoe
421 North Rebecca
Ivanhoe, MN 56142
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ivanhoe Public School District
Lincoln Secondary
421 North Rebecca
Ivanhoe, MN 56142
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Ivanhoe Public School District

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