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ZIP Code 56316

Primary City:Brooten, MN (View All Cities)
County: Stearns County
Timezone: Central (9:59pm)
Area code: 320 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.5, -95.1
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56316

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56316. 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 56316. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56316, 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:
Brooten, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56316 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56316 is located in west Minnesota and covers a slightly higher 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 56316 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56316 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,580
Population Density 12 people per sq mi
Housing Units 722
Median Home Value $134,300
Land Area 135.32 sq mi
Water Area 4.41 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 627
Median Household Income $45,893

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male545466553544465034535758523737342425
Female455042582430454242466049404258303131
Total99104108113597491927699117107927995645556

Gender

 Male 815 52%
 Female 765 48%
Gender

Race

 White 1,557 98.5%
 Black Or African American 2 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 5 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.1%
 Other Race 7 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 7 0.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner11587210998765924
Renter1023131715101814
Total218185126113867738

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 323 52%
 Single Guardian 76 12%
 Singles 199 32%
 Singles With Roommate 29 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 456 73%
 Households with Kids 171 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male99188141099121513121412914131637
Female5109121191251312471091216111547
Total141927202519211425271719242121302431714

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56316 has a slightly less 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 56316 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 56316 real estate data, the median home value of $134,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 56316 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 56316 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 $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56316 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,508 95.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 67 4.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 5 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 287 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 220 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 120 17%
 Households Vacant 95 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 5 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 62 65%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 22 23%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 25 18%
 2 Bedroom 62 45%
 3+ Bedroom 50 36%
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 $45,893 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 56316 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 56316 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 56316 can expect to fall in that range. 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 423 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 319 29%
 No Earnings 358 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 423 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 319 29%
 No Earnings 358 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 536 85%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 27 4%
 Worked at Home 70 11%
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 49 9.6%
 High School Graduate 360 70.5%
 Associate's degree 44 8.6%
 Bachelor's degree 38 7.4%
 Master's degree 12 2.3%
 Professional school degree 2 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 6 1.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 225 70%
 Enrolled in Private School 35 11%
 Not Enrolled in School 62 19%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56316

ZIP Code 56316 is in the Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56316.

Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa Elementary
250 2nd Ave
Brooten, MN 56316
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa School District
Bbe Learning Center
999 Nofound St
Brooten, MN 56316
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Regn 6 and 8-Sw/Wc Srv Cooperative School District

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