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ZIP Code 56248

Primary City:Herman, MN (View All Cities)
County: Grant County
Timezone: Central (10:00pm)
Coordinates:45.8, -96.1
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56248

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56248. 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 56248. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56248, 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:
Herman, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56248 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56248 is located in west 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 56248 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely 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 56248 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 807
Population Density 6 people per sq mi
Housing Units 433
Median Home Value $89,300
Land Area 135.69 sq mi
Water Area 3.90 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 368
Median Household Income $49,803

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male222028241119212214373131312124161316
Female242233181522141619342931302319201720
Total464261422641353833716062614443363036

Gender

 Male 401 50%
 Female 406 50%
Gender

Race

 White 793 98.3%
 Black Or African American 6 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 2 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 5 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner424327061504022
Renter8148742139
Total1238407765525331

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 199 54%
 Single Guardian 26 7%
 Singles 127 35%
 Singles With Roommate 16 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 285 77%
 Households with Kids 83 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male44453462558357395613
Female47353455548687344342
Total8117106811710916913146139955

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56248 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 56248 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 56248 real estate data, the median home value of $89,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 56248 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 56248 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56248 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 807 100%
 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 135 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 168 39%
 Renter Occupied Households 65 15%
 Households Vacant 65 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 8 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 16 25%
 For Migrant Workers 1 2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 33 51%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 17 39%
 2 Bedroom 24 55%
 3+ Bedroom 3 7%
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 $49,803 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 56248 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 56248 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 242 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 171 26%
 No Earnings 233 36%
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 242 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 171 26%
 No Earnings 233 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 331 89%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 26 7%
 Worked at Home 17 5%
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 16 5%
 High School Graduate 202 69%
 Associate's degree 27 9%
 Bachelor's degree 35 12%
 Master's degree 11 4%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 75 66%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 38 34%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56248

ZIP Code 56248 is in the Herman-Norcross School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56248.

Herman Elementary
504 Lois Ave North
Herman, MN 56248
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Herman-Norcross School District
Herman Secondary
504 Lois Ave North
Herman, MN 56248
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Herman-Norcross School District

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