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ZIP Code 56315

Primary City:Brandon, MN (View All Cities)
County: Douglas County
Timezone: Central (2:41pm)
Coordinates:46.0, -95.6
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56315

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56315. 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 56315. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56315, 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:
Brandon, MN
Acceptable:
Millerville

Stats and Demographics for the 56315 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56315 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 56315 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56315 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,591
Population Density 23 people per sq mi
Housing Units 919
Median Home Value $192,300
Land Area 69.59 sq mi
Water Area 8.90 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 657
Median Household Income $56,927

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male60544045404958363755836962524325165
Female455037453850413232566570546233251314
Total1051047790789999686911114813911611476502919

Gender

 Male 829 52%
 Female 762 48%
Gender

Race

 White 1,570 98.7%
 Black Or African American 3 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.2%
 Asian 5 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 10 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner87661129128975111
Renter1223142213471
Total2099751511411015812

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 426 65%
 Single Guardian 63 10%
 Singles 141 21%
 Singles With Roommate 27 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 489 74%
 Households with Kids 168 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male91012121114141055981088991095
Female1311781761368571321058121461
Total222119202820271613101621121813172124156

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56315 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 56315 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 56315 real estate data, the median home value of $192,300 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 56315. Rentals in 56315 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56315 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,591 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 348 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 213 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 96 10%
 Households Vacant 262 29%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 8 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 231 88%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 19 7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 14 14%
 2 Bedroom 26 25%
 3+ Bedroom 62 61%
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 $56,927 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 56315 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 56315 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 590 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 447 32%
 No Earnings 361 26%
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 590 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 447 32%
 No Earnings 361 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 785 89%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 52 6%
 Worked at Home 50 6%
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 57 9%
 High School Graduate 337 55%
 Associate's degree 146 24%
 Bachelor's degree 44 7%
 Master's degree 13 2%
 Professional school degree 15 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 290 86%
 Enrolled in Private School 4 1%
 Not Enrolled in School 44 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56315

ZIP Code 56315 is in the Brandon Public School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56315.

Brandon Elementary
206 West Third St
Brandon, MN 56315
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brandon Public School District
Brandon High School
206 West Third St
Brandon, MN 56315
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Brandon Public School District

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