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ZIP Code 56201

Primary City:Willmar, MN (View All Cities)
County: Kandiyohi County
Timezone: Central (1:54am)
Area code: 320 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.1, -95.0
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56201

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56201. 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 56201. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56201, 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:
Willmar, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56201 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56201 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 56201 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of young 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 56201 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 23,173
Population Density 193 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,593
Median Home Value $147,300
Land Area 119.77 sq mi
Water Area 11.25 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,031
Median Household Income $44,851

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8827767741,000959840706630602660774727548420318268248250
Female838806719843893768660624610716862747596435407357355555
Total1,7201,5821,4931,8431,8521,6081,3661,2541,2121,3761,6361,4741,144855725625603805

Gender

 Male 11,382 49%
 Female 11,791 51%
Gender

Race

 White 20,519 88.5%
 Black Or African American 948 4.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 103 0.4%
 Asian 120 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 16 0.1%
 Other Race 1,090 4.7%
 Two Or More Races 377 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner967088651,2241,195771601264
Renter760712489436315168194233
Total8561,4201,3541,6601,510939795497

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,278 47%
 Single Guardian 1,343 15%
 Singles 2,704 30%
 Singles With Roommate 706 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,284 70%
 Households with Kids 2,747 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male173171180178161178124141172166138163142165147192191182288259
Female180169157170138170174174150134144155151135143139185171205222
Total353340337348299348298315322300282318293300290331376353493481

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56201 has a small 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 56201 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 56201 real estate data, the median home value of $147,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 56201 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 56201 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56201 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 22,239 96.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 146 0.6%
 Juvenile Facilities 84 0.4%
 Nursing Facilities 313 1.4%
 Other Institutional 12 0.1%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 379 1.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,954 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,770 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,307 34%
 Households Vacant 562 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 175 31.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 2.0%
 For Sale Only 133 23.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 1.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 83 14.8%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 150 26.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 225 6%
 1 Bedroom 918 26%
 2 Bedroom 1,598 45%
 3+ Bedroom 814 23%
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 $44,851 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 56201 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 56201 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 7,527 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,550 31%
 No Earnings 4,989 28%
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 7,527 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,550 31%
 No Earnings 4,989 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,504 92.3%
 Public transportation 190 1.7%
 Taxicab 8 0.1%
 Motorcycle 34 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 351 3.1%
 Worked at Home 297 2.6%
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. 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 1,235 17%
 High School Graduate 3,416 48%
 Associate's degree 881 12%
 Bachelor's degree 1,012 14%
 Master's degree 230 3%
 Professional school degree 238 3%
 Doctorate degree 117 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,851 80.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 232 4.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 677 14.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56201

ZIP Code 56201 is in the Willmar Public School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56201.

Lakeview School
611 5th St SW
Willmar, MN 56201
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Willmar Public School District
Prairie Lakes School
1804 Civic Center Dr NE
Willmar, MN 56201
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Willmar Public School District
Gemini Learning Center
512 8th St SW
Willmar, MN 56201
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Willmar Public School District
Woodland Center
611 5th St SW
Willmar, MN 56201
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Willmar Public School District
Jefferson Learning Center
1234 Kandiyohi Ave SW
Willmar, MN 56201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Willmar Public School District
Willmar Middle School
209 Willmar Ave SE
Willmar, MN 56201
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Willmar Public School District
Roosevelt Elementary
1800 19th Ave SW
Willmar, MN 56201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Willmar Public School District
Kennedy Elementary
824 7th St SW
Willmar, MN 56201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Willmar Public School District
Willmar Area Learning Center
512 8th St SW
Willmar, MN 56201
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Willmar Public School District
Willmar Senior High School
2701 30th St NE
Willmar, MN 56201
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Willmar Public School District
Community Christian School
1300 19th Ave SW
Willmar, MN 56201
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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