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ZIP Code 56374

Primary City:Saint Joseph, MN (View All Cities)
County: Stearns County
Timezone: Central (12:03am)
Area code: 320 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.6, -94.4
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56374

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56374. 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 56374. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56374, 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 Joseph, MN
Unacceptable:
St Joseph

Stats and Demographics for the 56374 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56374 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 56374 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56374 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,868
Population Density 145 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,209
Median Home Value $172,500
Land Area 67.87 sq mi
Water Area 1.92 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,041
Median Household Income $62,594

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 28Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 23

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male29025024223767227927921324232232827018913997824529
Female2452702649201,2573102662092623182992972191611261096764
Total5355205061,1571,92958954542250464062756740830022319111293

Gender

 Male 4,205 43%
 Female 5,663 57%
Gender

Race

 White 9,385 95.1%
 Black Or African American 91 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 19 0.2%
 Asian 169 1.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 70 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 134 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4743841765250527115936
Renter21311170592715192
Total26054948771153228617838

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,818 60%
 Single Guardian 342 11%
 Singles 571 19%
 Singles With Roommate 310 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,059 68%
 Households with Kids 982 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male43526862535644544338494554564151574147119
Female4362525061434851676063434355564238260524451
Total861141201121149992105110981128897111979395301571570

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56374 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 56374 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 56374 real estate data, the median home value of $172,500 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 56374. Rentals in 56374 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56374 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 8,014 81%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 1,662 17%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 192 2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,799 56%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 726 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 516 16%
 Households Vacant 168 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 20 12%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 2%
 For Sale Only 30 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 72 43%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 34 20%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 48 12%
 2 Bedroom 69 17%
 3+ Bedroom 288 71%
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 $62,594 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 56374 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. A higher percentage of people in 56374 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 56374 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 2,888 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,144 49%
 No Earnings 1,456 17%
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 2,888 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,144 49%
 No Earnings 1,456 17%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,249 74.3%
 Public transportation 212 3.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 4 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 384 6.7%
 Worked at Home 867 15.2%
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 135 6%
 High School Graduate 1,347 58%
 Associate's degree 251 11%
 Bachelor's degree 357 15%
 Master's degree 127 6%
 Professional school degree 42 2%
 Doctorate degree 49 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,002 71.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 258 18.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 151 10.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56374

ZIP Code 56374 is in the St. Cloud Public School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56374.

Kennedy Community School
1300 Jade Rd
St. Joseph, MN 56374
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: St. Cloud Public School District
St Joseph Laboratory School
32 W Minnesota St
St. Joseph, MN 56374
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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