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ZIP Code 56387

Primary City:Waite Park, MN (View All Cities)
County: Stearns County
Timezone: Central (11:01pm)
Area code: 320 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.53, -94.24
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56387

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56387. 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 56387. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56387, 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:
Waite Park, MN
Unacceptable:
Saint Cloud

Stats and Demographics for the 56387 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56387 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 56387 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56387 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,734
Population Density 794 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,428
Median Home Value $141,300
Land Area 8.48 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,132
Median Household Income $39,436

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male23020415616642933824517117618818314213999107898069
Female240169141216485337196154167161200162173156144126133163
Total470373297382914675441325343349383304312255251215213232

Gender

 Male 3,211 48%
 Female 3,523 52%
Gender

Race

 White 5,626 83.5%
 Black Or African American 442 6.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 45 0.7%
 Asian 244 3.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 183 2.7%
 Two Or More Races 193 2.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2416018625125725420168
Renter43245820521313678106103
Total456618391464393332307171

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,033 33%
 Single Guardian 511 16%
 Singles 1,188 38%
 Singles With Roommate 400 13%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,417 77%
 Households with Kids 715 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4055484246373635502830422927313232314069
Female4246513936263930383427312920303138486977
Total8210199818263756588625773584761637079109146

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56387 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 56387 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 56387 real estate data, the median home value of $141,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 56387 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 56387 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56387 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,652 98.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 52 0.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 30 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 905 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 496 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,731 50%
 Households Vacant 296 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 207 70%
 Rented & Unoccupied 13 4%
 For Sale Only 32 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 14 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 26 9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 15 1%
 1 Bedroom 424 23%
 2 Bedroom 1,124 61%
 3+ Bedroom 279 15%
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 $39,436 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 56387 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 56387 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 2,261 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,615 30%
 No Earnings 1,489 28%
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 2,261 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,615 30%
 No Earnings 1,489 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,985 91%
 Public transportation 59 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 158 5%
 Worked at Home 84 3%
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 204 10%
 High School Graduate 1,118 53%
 Associate's degree 358 17%
 Bachelor's degree 257 12%
 Master's degree 63 3%
 Professional school degree 46 2%
 Doctorate degree 58 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 701 63%
 Enrolled in Private School 179 16%
 Not Enrolled in School 241 21%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56387

ZIP Code 56387 is in the St. Cloud Public School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56387.

St Cloud Area Learning Center
216 North 8th Ave
Waite Park, MN 56387
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: St. Cloud Public School District
Discovery Community Elementary
700 South 7th St
Waite Park, MN 56387
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: St. Cloud Public School District
St Joseph School
108 6th Ave N
Waite Park, MN 56387
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Holy Innocents School
1705 County Road 137
Waite Park, MN 56387
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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