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ZIP Code 56178

Primary City:Tyler, MN (View All Cities)
County: Lincoln County
Timezone: Central (5:32am)
Area code: 507 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.3, -96.1
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56178

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56178. 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 56178. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56178, 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:
Tyler, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56178 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56178 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 56178 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 large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56178 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,746
Population Density 21 people per sq mi
Housing Units 824
Median Home Value $88,700
Land Area 84.62 sq mi
Water Area 2.66 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 748
Median Household Income $51,667

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male706149473047555150566265474839441623
Female655252492945584147546263513956382956
Total1351131019659921139297110124128988795824579

Gender

 Male 860 49%
 Female 886 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,701 97.4%
 Black Or African American 3 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.2%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 19 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 17 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner138091117113966132
Renter123191714172718
Total251111001341271138850

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 405 54%
 Single Guardian 63 8%
 Singles 255 34%
 Singles With Roommate 25 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 548 73%
 Households with Kids 200 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male171614171117117151161013911915937
Female16111114128118131198168141361425
Total332725312325221528221518291725222123512

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56178 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 56178 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 56178 real estate data, the median home value of $88,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 56178 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 56178 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56178 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,694 97.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 33 1.9%
 Other Institutional 1 0.1%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 18 1.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 331 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 272 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 145 18%
 Households Vacant 76 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 21 28%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 14 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 12%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 11 14%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 21 28%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 3 2%
 1 Bedroom 45 37%
 2 Bedroom 41 33%
 3+ Bedroom 34 28%
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 $51,667 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 56178 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 56178 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. 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 56178 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 567 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 377 28%
 No Earnings 413 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 567 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 377 28%
 No Earnings 413 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 689 78.7%
 Public transportation 3 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 72 8.2%
 Worked at Home 111 12.7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 50 8.5%
 High School Graduate 339 57.8%
 Associate's degree 73 12.4%
 Bachelor's degree 103 17.5%
 Master's degree 14 2.4%
 Professional school degree 3 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 5 0.9%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 292 88.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 19 5.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 19 5.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56178

ZIP Code 56178 is in the Rtr Public Schools. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56178.

Rtr High School
100 Strong St
Tyler, MN 56178
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Rtr Public Schools

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