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ZIP Code 56304

Primary City:Saint Cloud, MN (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Southeast
County: Sherburne
Timezone: Central (2:09am)
Area code: 320 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.5, -94.1
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56304

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56304. 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 56304. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56304, 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

Stats and Demographics for the 56304 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56304 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 56304 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56304 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 16,020
Population Density 267 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,882
Median Home Value $155,300
Land Area 59.95 sq mi
Water Area 1.71 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,359
Median Household Income $36,565

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4804153665191,5391,047672522481511500430358244152142116104
Female4543863264721,216655402333392429449391353273188171184348
Total9348016929912,7551,7021,074855873940949821711517340313300452

Gender

 Male 8,598 54%
 Female 7,422 46%
Gender

Race

 White 13,319 83.1%
 Black Or African American 1,429 8.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 185 1.2%
 Asian 562 3.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 95 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 427 2.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner5836148971365937323172
Renter1,094902391363242136132143
Total1,1521,2638801,076901509363215

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,278 36%
 Single Guardian 963 15%
 Singles 2,009 32%
 Singles With Roommate 1,109 17%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,832 76%
 Households with Kids 1,527 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male921021088391698888797470757473727790125155241
Female7410591828494816463665869686574597789173222
Total166207199165175163169152142140128144142138146136167214328463

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56304 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 rented. Homes in ZIP code 56304 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 56304 real estate data, the median home value of $155,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 56304 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 56304 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56304 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14,485 90%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,000 6%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 316 2%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 219 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,035 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 921 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,403 49%
 Households Vacant 523 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 325 62%
 Rented & Unoccupied 19 4%
 For Sale Only 64 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 20 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 29 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 66 13%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 32 1%
 1 Bedroom 765 24%
 2 Bedroom 1,702 53%
 3+ Bedroom 690 22%
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 $36,565 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 56304 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 56304 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 3,850 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,136 38%
 No Earnings 4,497 33%
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 3,850 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,136 38%
 No Earnings 4,497 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,430 91.1%
 Public transportation 133 1.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 22 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 233 3.3%
 Worked at Home 241 3.4%
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 509 10%
 High School Graduate 2,941 59%
 Associate's degree 370 7%
 Bachelor's degree 663 13%
 Master's degree 269 5%
 Professional school degree 119 2%
 Doctorate degree 137 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,572 66.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 346 14.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 443 18.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56304

ZIP Code 56304 is in the St. Cloud Public School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56304.

Lincoln Elementary
336 5th Ave SE
St. Cloud, MN 56304
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: St. Cloud Public School District
Talahi Community Elementary
1321 University Dr SE
St. Cloud, MN 56304
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: St. Cloud Public School District
St Katharine Drexel School St Cloud
428 2nd St SE
St. Cloud, MN 56304
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Cloud Christian School
430 3rd Ave NE
St. Cloud, MN 56304
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Northland Christian School
3686 County Road 8 SE
St. Cloud, MN 56304
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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