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ZIP Code 56223

Primary City:Clarkfield, MN (View All Cities)
County: Yellow Medicine County
Timezone: Central (4:14am)
Area code: 507 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.8, -95.8
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56223

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56223. 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 56223. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56223, 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:
Clarkfield, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56223 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56223 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 56223 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56223 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,408
Population Density 12 people per sq mi
Housing Units 670
Median Home Value $80,700
Land Area 116.80 sq mi
Water Area 0.15 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 587
Median Household Income $50,000

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male444342434147432741396168452732241830
Female483750402638293139485939402725332559
Total92809283678572588087120107855457574389

Gender

 Male 715 51%
 Female 693 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,363 96.8%
 Black Or African American 2 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.6%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 27 1.9%
 Two Or More Races 5 0.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner8676094105635024
Renter151411191641126
Total238171113121676150

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 311 53%
 Single Guardian 62 11%
 Singles 185 32%
 Singles With Roommate 29 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 435 74%
 Households with Kids 152 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male8810891010410791061010812854
Female5121012114571078911159811844
Total13202020201415112014171917251916231698

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56223 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 56223 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 56223 real estate data, the median home value of $80,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 56223 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 56223 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56223 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,359 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 49 3%
 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 266 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 205 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 116 17%
 Households Vacant 83 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 17 20%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Sale Only 10 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 11 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 39 47%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 5 5%
 1 Bedroom 37 35%
 2 Bedroom 36 34%
 3+ Bedroom 29 27%
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 $50,000 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 56223 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 56223 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. More commuters in 56223 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 423 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 294 28%
 No Earnings 336 32%
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 423 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 294 28%
 No Earnings 336 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 530 84%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 42 7%
 Worked at Home 62 10%
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 47 10.0%
 High School Graduate 309 65.7%
 Associate's degree 67 14.3%
 Bachelor's degree 38 8.1%
 Master's degree 6 1.3%
 Professional school degree 3 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 169 90%
 Enrolled in Private School 2 1%
 Not Enrolled in School 16 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56223

ZIP Code 56223 is in the Clarkfield Charter School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56223.

Clarkfield Charter School
301 13th St
Clarkfield, MN 56223
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Clarkfield Charter School District

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