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ZIP Code 56283

Primary City:Redwood Falls, MN (View All Cities)
County: Redwood County
Timezone: Central (12:07am)
Area code: 507 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.5, -95.1
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56283

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56283. 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 56283. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56283, 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:
Redwood Falls, MN
Acceptable:
Delhi, North Redwood

Stats and Demographics for the 56283 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56283 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 56283 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56283 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,636
Population Density 37 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,073
Median Home Value $109,000
Land Area 177.10 sq mi
Water Area 1.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,823
Median Household Income $46,605

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male252240230216159195167153193229254224206166125828375
Female18721320719815618015219616824724825521616316396127215
Total439453437414315375319349361476502479422329288178210290

Gender

 Male 3,249 49%
 Female 3,387 51%
Gender

Race

 White 5,923 89.3%
 Black Or African American 40 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 374 5.6%
 Asian 45 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 39 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 214 3.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3718527747343730521197
Renter8118111495906769104
Total118366391568527372280201

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,341 48%
 Single Guardian 410 15%
 Singles 966 34%
 Singles With Roommate 106 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,020 72%
 Households with Kids 803 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4854594349416044465544424346413553503729
Female2442404441384939463839384745354947373021
Total729699879079109839293838090917684100876750

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56283 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 56283 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 56283 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 extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 56283. Rentals in 56283 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 $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56283 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,437 97.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 16 0.2%
 Juvenile Facilities 2 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 91 1.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 90 1.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,151 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 871 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 801 26%
 Households Vacant 250 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 101 40%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 47 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 13 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 85 34%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 11 2%
 1 Bedroom 172 24%
 2 Bedroom 280 39%
 3+ Bedroom 260 36%
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 $46,605 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 56283 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 56283 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 2,152 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,507 29%
 No Earnings 1,527 29%
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 2,152 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,507 29%
 No Earnings 1,527 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,870 90.9%
 Public transportation 31 1.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 13 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 122 3.9%
 Worked at Home 120 3.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 244 11.0%
 High School Graduate 1,323 59.8%
 Associate's degree 245 11.1%
 Bachelor's degree 299 13.5%
 Master's degree 53 2.4%
 Professional school degree 34 1.5%
 Doctorate degree 13 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 913 72.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 171 13.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 171 13.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56283

ZIP Code 56283 is in the Redwood Area School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56283.

Reede Gray Elementary
201 MC Phail Dr
Redwood Falls, MN 56283
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Redwood Area School District
Redwood Valley Middle School
100 George Ramseth Dr
Redwood Falls, MN 56283
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Redwood Area School District
Redwood Valley Senior High School
100 George Ramseth Dr
Redwood Falls, MN 56283
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Redwood Area School District
Redwood Valley Alternative
100 George Ramseth Dr
Redwood Falls, MN 56283
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Redwood Area School District
St John Lutheran School
34719 County Highway 24
Redwood Falls, MN 56283
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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