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ZIP Code 56311

Primary City:Barrett, MN (View All Cities)
County: Grant County
Timezone: Central (8:09pm)
Coordinates:45.9, -95.9
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56311

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56311. 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 56311. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56311, 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:
Barrett, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56311 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56311 is located in west 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 56311 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56311 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 757
Population Density 11 people per sq mi
Housing Units 375
Median Home Value $122,000
Land Area 70.64 sq mi
Water Area 4.13 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 305
Median Household Income $47,727

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 51

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2119302818269301536212919241913920
Female21181720151519151324242733262091837
Total423747483341284528604556525039222757

Gender

 Male 386 51%
 Female 371 49%
Gender

Race

 White 755 99.7%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 0 0.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner21537495947207
Renter61631026818
Total831405961532825

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 165 54%
 Single Guardian 32 10%
 Singles 95 31%
 Singles With Roommate 13 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 228 75%
 Households with Kids 77 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male158524265771967261031
Female37455533205615264625
Total4121210795977127101198101656

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56311 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 56311 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 56311 real estate data, the median home value of $122,000 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 56311. Rentals in 56311 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56311 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 708 94%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 38 5%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 11 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 140 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 96 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 69 18%
 Households Vacant 70 19%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 7 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 47 67%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 12 17%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 10 29%
 2 Bedroom 7 20%
 3+ Bedroom 18 51%
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 $47,727 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 56311 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 56311 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 214 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 167 29%
 No Earnings 201 35%
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 214 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 167 29%
 No Earnings 201 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 254 79%
 Public transportation 11 3%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 29 9%
 Worked at Home 27 8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 29 11%
 High School Graduate 172 65%
 Associate's degree 27 10%
 Bachelor's degree 21 8%
 Master's degree 11 4%
 Professional school degree 3 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 87 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 2 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 14 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56311

ZIP Code 56311 is in the West Central Area School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56311.

Wca 5-6 Elementary
301 County Rd 2
Barrett, MN 56311
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: West Central Area School District
West Central Area Sec.
301 County Rd 2
Barrett, MN 56311
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: West Central Area School District

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