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ZIP Code 56255

Primary City:Lucan, MN (View All Cities)
County: Redwood County
Timezone: Central (2:34am)
Area code: 507 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.39, -95.42
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56255

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56255. 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 56255. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56255, 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:
Lucan, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56255 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56255 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 56255 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also an extremely small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56255 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 394
Population Density 10 people per sq mi
Housing Units 193
Median Home Value $70,000
Land Area 39.97 sq mi
Water Area 0.09 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 163
Median Household Income $51,667

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male171715136151011101516161199272
Female16161511514910111481712681254
Total33333024112919212129243323151714126

Gender

 Male 201 51%
 Female 193 49%
Gender

Race

 White 360 91.4%
 Black Or African American 1 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.3%
 Asian 9 2.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 23 5.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner01920273020153
Renter36485012
Total32524353520165

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 97 60%
 Single Guardian 6 4%
 Singles 54 33%
 Singles With Roommate 6 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 120 74%
 Households with Kids 43 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male32263544161233232422
Female32342821331623322311
Total6451051365492856554733

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56255 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 56255 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 56255 real estate data, the median home value of $70,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 56255 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 56255 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56255 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 394 100%
 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 60 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 74 38%
 Renter Occupied Households 29 15%
 Households Vacant 30 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 27%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 3 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 20%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 12 40%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 6 27%
 2 Bedroom 10 45%
 3+ Bedroom 6 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 $51,667 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 56255 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 56255 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. A higher percentage of people in 56255 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 56255 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 124 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 67 27%
 No Earnings 53 22%
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 124 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 67 27%
 No Earnings 53 22%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 123 71%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 21 12%
 Worked at Home 29 17%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 12 10%
 High School Graduate 86 75%
 Associate's degree 5 4%
 Bachelor's degree 11 10%
 Master's degree 1 1%
 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 47 75%
 Enrolled in Private School 15 24%
 Not Enrolled in School 1 2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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