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ZIP Code 56265

Primary City:Montevideo, MN (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (6:47pm)
Coordinates:45.0, -95.7
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56265

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56265. 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 56265. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56265, 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:
Montevideo, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56265 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56265 is located in southwest Minnesota and covers a large 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 56265 are primarily white. The number of seniors is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56265 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,757
Population Density 29 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,532
Median Home Value $109,000
Land Area 266.36 sq mi
Water Area 1.12 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,272
Median Household Income $50,946

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2752322472481862422162072192692853042451731331089885
Female263220250244192220216185246270281302224203148151182188
Total538452497492378462432392465539566606469376281259280273

Gender

 Male 3,772 49%
 Female 3,985 51%
Gender

Race

 White 7,274 93.8%
 Black Or African American 34 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 46 0.6%
 Asian 34 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.1%
 Other Race 251 3.2%
 Two Or More Races 114 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4126535349351734225398
Renter11317810610511875114101
Total154443459598635417367199

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,690 52%
 Single Guardian 432 13%
 Singles 990 30%
 Singles With Roommate 160 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,357 72%
 Households with Kids 915 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5358426453563543454337515759505651593231
Female5351615236425331585050465054465153613336
Total10610910311689988874103938797107113961071041206567

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56265 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 56265 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 56265 real estate data, the median home value of $109,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 56265. Rentals in 56265 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56265 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,599 98.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 12 0.2%
 Juvenile Facilities 4 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 88 1.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 54 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,463 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 899 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 910 26%
 Households Vacant 260 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 55 21%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 2%
 For Sale Only 52 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 30 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 103 40%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 87 10%
 1 Bedroom 192 21%
 2 Bedroom 349 39%
 3+ Bedroom 270 30%
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 $50,946 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 56265 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 56265 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 2,607 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,771 29%
 No Earnings 1,743 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 2,607 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,771 29%
 No Earnings 1,743 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,442 87.3%
 Public transportation 16 0.4%
 Taxicab 10 0.3%
 Motorcycle 17 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 176 4.5%
 Worked at Home 281 7.1%
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 443 16.8%
 High School Graduate 1,451 55.1%
 Associate's degree 268 10.2%
 Bachelor's degree 352 13.4%
 Master's degree 63 2.4%
 Professional school degree 38 1.4%
 Doctorate degree 19 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,338 86.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 107 6.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 96 6.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56265

ZIP Code 56265 is in the Montevideo Public School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56265.

Montevideo Middle School
2001 William Ave
Montevideo, MN 56265
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Montevideo Public School District
Ramsey Elementary
501 Hamilton Ave
Montevideo, MN 56265
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Montevideo Public School District
Sanford Education Center
412 South 13th St
Montevideo, MN 56265
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Montevideo Public School District
Mn River Valley Alc-Seatbased
1313 East Black Oak Ave
Montevideo, MN 56265
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mn River Valley Education School District
Mn River Valley Alc - Ind. Study
1313 East Black Oak Ave
Montevideo, MN 56265
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mn River Valley Education School District
Mn River Valley Alc-Summer
1313 East Black Oak Ave
Montevideo, MN 56265
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Mn River Valley Education School District
Montevideo Senior High School
1501 William Ave
Montevideo, MN 56265
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Montevideo Public School District

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