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ZIP Code 56143

Primary City:Jackson, MN (View All Cities)
County: Jackson County
Timezone: Central (12:27pm)
Area code: 507 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.6, -95.0
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56143

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56143. 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 56143. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56143, 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:
Jackson, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56143 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56143 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 56143 are primarily white. The number of seniors is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56143 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,478
Population Density 25 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,196
Median Home Value $103,200
Land Area 182.44 sq mi
Water Area 2.12 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,980
Median Household Income $49,105

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1371291481631331341211341301751911641257965775671
Female1481421401189713311012613115217316011490919697128
Total285271288281230267231260261327364324239169156173153199

Gender

 Male 2,232 50%
 Female 2,246 50%
Gender

Race

 White 4,244 94.8%
 Black Or African American 17 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.3%
 Asian 123 2.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 26 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 56 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2415920132030417317994
Renter86115818351274142
Total110274282403355200220136

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 951 48%
 Single Guardian 264 13%
 Singles 682 34%
 Singles With Roommate 83 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,440 73%
 Households with Kids 540 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2637252628182535232620343335293729293927
Female2435332925252232383330252725252526281421
Total5072585553434767615950596060546255575348

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56143 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 56143 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 56143 real estate data, the median home value of $103,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 56143. Rentals in 56143 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56143 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,403 98.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 12 0.3%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 63 1.4%
 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 856 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 598 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 526 24%
 Households Vacant 216 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 63 29.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.9%
 For Sale Only 22 10.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 1.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 46 21.3%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.5%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 79 36.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 10 2%
 1 Bedroom 177 31%
 2 Bedroom 212 38%
 3+ Bedroom 163 29%
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 $49,105 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 56143 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 56143 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 1,664 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,017 28%
 No Earnings 1,010 27%
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 1,664 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,017 28%
 No Earnings 1,010 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,083 90.1%
 Public transportation 21 0.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 2 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 64 2.8%
 Worked at Home 142 6.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 184 12%
 High School Graduate 929 58%
 Associate's degree 165 10%
 Bachelor's degree 237 15%
 Master's degree 40 3%
 Professional school degree 44 3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 682 88.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 47 6.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 45 5.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56143

ZIP Code 56143 is in the Jackson County Central School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56143.

Riverside Elementary
820 Park St
Jackson, MN 56143
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jackson County Central School District
Jackson County Central Senior High School
1128 North Hwy
Jackson, MN 56143
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Jackson County Central School District

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