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ZIP Code 56378

Primary City:Sauk Centre, MN (View All Cities)
County: Stearns County
Timezone: Central (5:54am)
Area code: 320 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.7, -95.0
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56378

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56378. 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 56378. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56378, 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:
Sauk Centre, MN
Unacceptable:
West Union, Westport

Stats and Demographics for the 56378 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56378 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 56378 are primarily white. The number of seniors is 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 families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56378 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,778
Population Density 37 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,605
Median Home Value $171,200
Land Area 211.36 sq mi
Water Area 7.40 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,118
Median Household Income $51,311

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male27624525825719524121020825325929627120717115013310987
Female284254255253206236191187219302293252234184176146139141
Total560499513510401477401395472561589523441355326279248228

Gender

 Male 3,826 49%
 Female 3,952 51%
Gender

Race

 White 7,504 96.5%
 Black Or African American 42 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.2%
 Asian 18 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 120 1.5%
 Two Or More Races 79 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner5129037052948034126782
Renter79147837569699789
Total130437453604549410364171

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,812 58%
 Single Guardian 337 11%
 Singles 835 27%
 Singles With Roommate 134 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,176 70%
 Households with Kids 942 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6550525250515550394748575650624756593333
Female6158574643506148524149536052556251473830
Total1261081099893101116989188971101161021171091071067163

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56378 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 56378 were primarily built in the 1990s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 56378 real estate data, the median home value of $171,200 is slightly higher 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 56378. Rentals in 56378 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56378 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,658 98.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 53 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 67 0.9%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,464 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 946 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 708 20%
 Households Vacant 487 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 71 14.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.4%
 For Sale Only 35 7.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 0.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 313 64.3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 63 12.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 33 4%
 1 Bedroom 270 35%
 2 Bedroom 277 36%
 3+ Bedroom 199 26%
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 $51,311 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 56378 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 56378 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 2,769 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,444 24%
 No Earnings 1,786 30%
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 2,769 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,444 24%
 No Earnings 1,786 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,263 85.8%
 Public transportation 27 0.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 7 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 274 7.2%
 Worked at Home 232 6.1%
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 289 11%
 High School Graduate 1,612 61%
 Associate's degree 357 13%
 Bachelor's degree 284 11%
 Master's degree 43 2%
 Professional school degree 36 1%
 Doctorate degree 27 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,320 75.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 161 9.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 277 15.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56378

ZIP Code 56378 is in the West Central Education School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56378.

West Central Area Learning Center
9 West 2nd St South
Melrose, MN 56378
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: West Central Education School District
Beacon Program W Central Ed. Dist.
903 State Rd South
Sauk Centre, MN 56378
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: West Central Education School District
Sauk Centre Elementary
901 State Rd
Sauk Centre, MN 56378
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sauk Centre Public School District
West Central Education District B-2
1168 Main St So.
Sauk Centre, MN 56378
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Central Education School District
Sauk Centre Secondary
903 State Rd
Sauk Centre, MN 56378
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Sauk Centre Public School District
Holy Family School
231 Sinclair Lewis Ave
Sauk Centre, MN 56378
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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