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ZIP Code 56288

Primary City:Spicer, MN (View All Cities)
County: Kandiyohi County
Timezone: Central (5:56pm)
Area code: 320 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.2, -95.0
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56288

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56288. 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 56288. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56288, 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:
Spicer, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56288 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56288 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 56288 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 large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56288 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,696
Population Density 100 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,788
Median Home Value $236,200
Land Area 46.95 sq mi
Water Area 16.57 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,973
Median Household Income $63,682

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1441281321659711011911113218423621418813999794920
Female1221301171469192121125124184228236173148119716063
Total26625824931118820224023625636846445036128721815010983

Gender

 Male 2,346 50%
 Female 2,350 50%
Gender

Race

 White 4,648 99.0%
 Black Or African American 3 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.2%
 Asian 9 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 10 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 17 0.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1512921741842527714951
Renter3474384433182922
Total4920325546245829517873

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,257 64%
 Single Guardian 158 8%
 Singles 471 24%
 Singles With Roommate 87 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,451 74%
 Households with Kids 522 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3826243325222624312625233127373334431819
Female2823282422353224172515302027284031281921
Total6649525747575848485140535154657365713740

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56288 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 56288 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 56288 real estate data, the median home value of $236,200 is high 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 56288. Rentals in 56288 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 $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56288 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,672 99.5%
 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 24 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,115 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 566 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 292 10%
 Households Vacant 815 29%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 39 4.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 34 4.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 0.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 715 87.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 24 2.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 49 23%
 2 Bedroom 91 43%
 3+ Bedroom 71 34%
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 $63,682 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 56288 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 56288 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 1,665 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,154 29%
 No Earnings 1,113 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 1,665 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,154 29%
 No Earnings 1,113 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,281 92.6%
 Public transportation 4 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 40 1.6%
 Worked at Home 137 5.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 56288 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 72 4.1%
 High School Graduate 863 49.6%
 Associate's degree 266 15.3%
 Bachelor's degree 339 19.5%
 Master's degree 131 7.5%
 Professional school degree 62 3.6%
 Doctorate degree 8 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 512 78.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 45 6.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 97 14.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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