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ZIP Code 56347

Primary City:Long Prairie, MN (View All Cities)
County: Todd County
Timezone: Central (4:19am)
Coordinates:46.0, -94.9
ZIP (~17 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56347

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56347. 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 56347. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56347, 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:
Long Prairie, MN
Acceptable:
Little Sauk

Stats and Demographics for the 56347 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56347 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 56347 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56347 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,062
Population Density 38 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,961
Median Home Value $123,900
Land Area 187.57 sq mi
Water Area 3.78 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,610
Median Household Income $46,754

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male319262242266238217194191192266253261168152110907968
Female24725125421520321918116818527522521018216415312487151
Total566513496481441436375359377541478471350316263214166219

Gender

 Male 3,568 51%
 Female 3,494 49%
Gender

Race

 White 6,358 90.0%
 Black Or African American 39 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 29 0.4%
 Asian 28 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 40 0.6%
 Other Race 451 6.4%
 Two Or More Races 117 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3022126646940129819279
Renter841261078765585869
Total114347373556466356250148

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,522 58%
 Single Guardian 316 12%
 Singles 669 26%
 Singles With Roommate 103 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,772 68%
 Households with Kids 838 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7072676151524661524244525054565065593637
Female4939505145564455515049436448464650393433
Total119111117112961089011610392939511410210296115987070

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56347 has a slightly less than average 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 56347 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 56347 real estate data, the median home value of $123,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 56347 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 56347 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56347 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,908 97.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 48 0.7%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 73 1.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 33 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,146 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 810 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 654 22%
 Households Vacant 351 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 32 9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Sale Only 34 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 198 56%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 81 23%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 18 3%
 1 Bedroom 197 33%
 2 Bedroom 188 31%
 3+ Bedroom 200 33%
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 $46,754 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 56347 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 56347 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 2,172 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,475 27%
 No Earnings 1,731 32%
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 2,172 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,475 27%
 No Earnings 1,731 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,786 87.7%
 Public transportation 7 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 4 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 168 5.3%
 Worked at Home 212 6.7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 451 20%
 High School Graduate 1,284 57%
 Associate's degree 204 9%
 Bachelor's degree 219 10%
 Master's degree 64 3%
 Professional school degree 28 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,048 67.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 334 21.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 163 10.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56347

ZIP Code 56347 is in the Long Prairie-Grey Eagle School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56347.

Long Prairie Elementary
205 2nd St South
Long Prairie, MN 56347
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Long Prairie-Grey Eagle School District
Long Prairie Middle School
205 2nd St South
Long Prairie, MN 56347
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Long Prairie-Grey Eagle School District
Long Prairie-Grey Senior High School
510 9th St NE
Long Prairie, MN 56347
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Long Prairie-Grey Eagle School District
St Mary of Mt Carmel Elementary School
425 Central Ave
Long Prairie, MN 56347
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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