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ZIP Code 56162

Primary City:Ormsby, MN (View All Cities)
County: Watonwan County
Timezone: Central (6:31pm)
Area code: 507 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.84, -94.67
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56162

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56162. 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 56162. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56162, 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:
Ormsby, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56162 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56162 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 56162 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56162 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 285
Population Density 12 people per sq mi
Housing Units 129
Median Home Value $75,900
Land Area 22.96 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 123
Median Household Income $43,068

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 49

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1263117965715141212104463
Female764124937712131211955310
Total1912723111891214272724231999913

Gender

 Male 146 51%
 Female 139 49%
Gender

Race

 White 268 94.0%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 3.5%
 Asian 1 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 3 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner112162625171110
Renter00031001
Total112162926171111

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 81 66%
 Single Guardian 11 9%
 Singles 27 22%
 Singles With Roommate 4 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 95 77%
 Households with Kids 28 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male13322111111100421130
Female10312201100301214411
Total23634312211401635541

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56162 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 56162 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 56162 real estate data, the median home value of $75,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 56162 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 56162 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56162 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 285 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 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 61 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 57 44%
 Renter Occupied Households 5 4%
 Households Vacant 6 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 6 100%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 2 100%
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 $43,068 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 56162 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 56162 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 112 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 60 23%
 No Earnings 91 35%
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 112 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 60 23%
 No Earnings 91 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 138 90.2%
 Public transportation 1 0.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0.0%
 Worked at Home 14 9.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 56162 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 5 4.0%
 High School Graduate 101 80.2%
 Associate's degree 15 11.9%
 Bachelor's degree 4 3.2%
 Master's degree 1 0.8%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 34 79.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 6 14.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 3 7.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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