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ZIP Code 56150

Primary City:Lakefield, MN (View All Cities)
County: Jackson County
Timezone: Central (12:06am)
Area code: 507 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.6, -95.2
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56150

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56150. 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 56150. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56150, 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:
Lakefield, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56150 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56150 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 56150 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56150 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,742
Population Density 16 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,307
Median Home Value $92,100
Land Area 171.45 sq mi
Water Area 5.58 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,179
Median Household Income $50,650

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male909096887162887184106114108606448443740
Female76837391617072746682115100825967606585
Total166173169179132132160145150188229208142123115104102125

Gender

 Male 1,361 50%
 Female 1,381 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,678 97.7%
 Black Or African American 13 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.0%
 Asian 6 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 27 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 16 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1211412121718313510856
Renter3342311726123537
Total4515615223420914714393

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 637 54%
 Single Guardian 143 12%
 Singles 363 31%
 Singles With Roommate 36 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 844 72%
 Households with Kids 335 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male203232213261021202214241620191518181813
Female192014152012151719131513131927162691311
Total3923373733382538393529372939463144273124

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56150 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 56150 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 56150 real estate data, the median home value of $92,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 56150 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 56150 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56150 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,707 98.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 29 1.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 6 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 511 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 435 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 233 18%
 Households Vacant 128 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 20 15.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.8%
 For Sale Only 25 19.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 1.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 11 8.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 69 53.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 29 14%
 2 Bedroom 116 56%
 3+ Bedroom 64 31%
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 $50,650 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 56150 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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 56150 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 1,042 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 619 28%
 No Earnings 513 24%
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 1,042 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 619 28%
 No Earnings 513 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,249 88.7%
 Public transportation 3 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 3 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 64 4.5%
 Worked at Home 89 6.3%
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 71 7.9%
 High School Graduate 621 68.7%
 Associate's degree 97 10.7%
 Bachelor's degree 94 10.4%
 Master's degree 17 1.9%
 Professional school degree 2 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 2 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 421 78.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 65 12.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 49 9.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56150

ZIP Code 56150 is in the Jackson County Central School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56150.

Pleasantview Elementary
110 Milwaukee St
Lakefield, MN 56150
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jackson County Central School District
Jackson County Central Middle School
205 4th Ave North
Lakefield, MN 56150
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Jackson County Central School District
Immanuel Lutheran School
620 Bush St
Lakefield, MN 56150
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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