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ZIP Code 56303

Primary City:Saint Cloud, MN (View All Cities)
County: Stearns County
Timezone: Central (11:53pm)
Area code: 320 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.58, -94.21
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56303

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56303. 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 56303. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56303, 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:
Saint Cloud, MN
Acceptable:
Forada
Unacceptable:
Sartell

Stats and Demographics for the 56303 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56303 is located in central Minnesota and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 56303 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56303 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 25,984
Population Density 2,327 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,528
Median Home Value $140,300
Land Area 11.17 sq mi
Water Area 0.21 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,841
Median Household Income $45,366

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9037737008271,0851,3201,062811759925988834747413321314222171
Female9257266517681,1081,208911660672879997901678465377380266237
Total1,8281,4991,3511,5952,1932,5281,9731,4711,4311,8041,9851,7351,425878698694488408

Gender

 Male 13,175 51%
 Female 12,809 49%
Gender

Race

 White 22,604 87.0%
 Black Or African American 1,633 6.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 156 0.6%
 Asian 797 3.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.0%
 Other Race 191 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 597 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1251,2221,0381,5321,439791653214
Renter7481,03755663244420215058
Total8732,2591,5942,1641,883993803272

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,575 42%
 Single Guardian 1,668 15%
 Singles 3,456 32%
 Singles With Roommate 1,142 11%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,955 73%
 Households with Kids 2,886 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male186174169170154171146168134133149141144133131159172174191178
Female179186179175157129141140159136131129142113135145147152189199
Total365360348345311300287308293269280270286246266304319326380377

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56303 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 56303 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 56303 real estate data, the median home value of $140,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 56303 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 56303 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56303 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 25,070 96.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 149 0.6%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 132 0.5%
 Other Institutional 32 0.1%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 601 2.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,063 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,951 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,827 33%
 Households Vacant 687 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 288 42%
 Rented & Unoccupied 16 2%
 For Sale Only 182 26%
 Sold & Unoccupied 25 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 29 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 147 21%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 160 4%
 1 Bedroom 1,117 26%
 2 Bedroom 2,206 51%
 3+ Bedroom 872 20%
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 $45,366 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 56303 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 56303 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 8,700 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,956 33%
 No Earnings 5,700 27%
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 8,700 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,956 33%
 No Earnings 5,700 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,028 88.5%
 Public transportation 267 2.0%
 Taxicab 9 0.1%
 Motorcycle 10 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 744 5.5%
 Worked at Home 529 3.9%
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 1,155 13%
 High School Graduate 4,765 52%
 Associate's degree 1,084 12%
 Bachelor's degree 1,422 15%
 Master's degree 433 5%
 Professional school degree 204 2%
 Doctorate degree 141 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,925 74.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 470 12.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 527 13.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56303

ZIP Code 56303 is in the Central Minnesota Jt. Powers School District. There are 16 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56303.

Central Minnesota Jt. Powers Dist.
809 12th St North
St. Cloud, MN 56303
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Central Minnesota Jt. Powers School District
Special Education Facilities
1000 44th Ave North
St. Cloud, MN 56303
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: St. Cloud Public School District
St. Cloud Hospital Program
1406 6th Ave North
St. Cloud, MN 56303
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: St. Cloud Public School District
Stride Academy Charter School
1025 18th St North
St. Cloud, MN 56303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Stride Academy Charter School
Madison Elementary
2805 9th St North
St. Cloud, MN 56303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: St. Cloud Public School District
Westwood Elementary
5800 Ridgewood Rd
St. Cloud, MN 56303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: St. Cloud Public School District
Roosevelt-Early Childhood Sp.
3015 3rd St North
St. Cloud, MN 56303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: St. Cloud Public School District
North Junior High School
1212 North 29th Ave
St. Cloud, MN 56303
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: St. Cloud Public School District
St Cloud Extended Day Program
809 12th St North
St. Cloud, MN 56303
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Central Minnesota Jt. Powers School District
Apollo Senior High School
1000 44th Ave North
St. Cloud, MN 56303
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: St. Cloud Public School District
Cathedral High School 7-12
312 7th Ave N
St. Cloud, MN 56303
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Prince of Peace Lutheran School
4770 County Road 120
St. Cloud, MN 56303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Granite City Baptist Academy
1425 County Road 134
St. Cloud, MN 56303
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Ss Peter Paul & Michael School
925 30th Ave N
St. Cloud, MN 56303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Immaculate Conception Academy
313 28th Ave N
St. Cloud, MN 56303
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Montessori School of St Cloud
2410 1st St N
St. Cloud, MN 56303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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