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ZIP Code 56253

Primary City:Lake Lillian, MN (View All Cities)
County: Kandiyohi County
Timezone: Central (5:42am)
Area code: 320 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.0, -94.9
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56253

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56253. 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 56253. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56253, 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:
Lake Lillian, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56253 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56253 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 56253 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56253 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,015
Population Density 10 people per sq mi
Housing Units 694
Median Home Value $151,900
Land Area 106.69 sq mi
Water Area 7.38 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 431
Median Household Income $49,667

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 47Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male292732432513322527535345372525161313
Female262326392718192130404334402315211621
Total555058825231514657939679774840372934

Gender

 Male 533 53%
 Female 482 47%
Gender

Race

 White 1,001 98.6%
 Black Or African American 3 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 3 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 7 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner926479084544318
Renter6118185237
Total15375510889564625

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 246 57%
 Single Guardian 48 11%
 Singles 120 28%
 Singles With Roommate 17 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 324 75%
 Households with Kids 107 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male576634848556979712785
Female2964234955366641014836
Total716121057121313108121513131726151111

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56253 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 56253 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1990s. Looking at 56253 real estate data, the median home value of $151,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 56253. Rentals in 56253 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56253 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,014 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 1 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 194 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 177 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 60 9%
 Households Vacant 263 38%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 12 4.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 8 3.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 208 79.1%
 For Migrant Workers 5 1.9%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 29 11.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 2 3%
 1 Bedroom 5 6%
 2 Bedroom 19 25%
 3+ Bedroom 51 66%
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 $49,667 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 56253 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 56253 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 345 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 245 30%
 No Earnings 228 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 345 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 245 30%
 No Earnings 228 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 454 87%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 28 5%
 Worked at Home 38 7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 52 15%
 High School Graduate 202 57%
 Associate's degree 62 18%
 Bachelor's degree 31 9%
 Master's degree 4 1%
 Professional school degree 3 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 131 73%
 Enrolled in Private School 20 11%
 Not Enrolled in School 29 16%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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