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ZIP Code 56461

Primary City:Laporte, MN (View All Cities)
County: Hubbard County
Timezone: Central (1:02am)
Area code: 218 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.2, -94.9
ZIP (~19 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56461

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56461. 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 56461. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56461, 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:
Laporte, MN
Unacceptable:
Guthrie, La Porte

Stats and Demographics for the 56461 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56461 is located in west Minnesota and covers a large 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 56461 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56461 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,241
Population Density 12 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,033
Median Home Value $173,000
Land Area 274.02 sq mi
Water Area 12.90 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,271
Median Household Income $49,946

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male12311011411178859675102148147120119927958278
Female988496100669277851081491331031109772511216
Total2211942102111441771731602102972802232291891511093924

Gender

 Male 1,692 52%
 Female 1,549 48%
Gender

Race

 White 2,953 91.1%
 Black Or African American 13 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 175 5.4%
 Asian 16 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 9 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 74 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner261241542802431968914
Renter12352431211273
Total381591783112642089617

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 811 64%
 Single Guardian 144 11%
 Singles 245 19%
 Singles With Roommate 71 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 891 70%
 Households with Kids 380 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2231262316282328152028191829222523212019
Female142822131818121917271820181323192724713
Total3659483634463547324746393642454450452732

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56461 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 56461 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 56461 real estate data, the median home value of $173,000 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 56461. Rentals in 56461 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56461 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,237 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 4 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 693 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 433 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 145 7%
 Households Vacant 762 37%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 11 1.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.3%
 For Sale Only 28 3.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 0.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 632 82.9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 83 10.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 2 1%
 2 Bedroom 58 41%
 3+ Bedroom 81 57%
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 $49,946 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 56461 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 56461 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 1,057 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 701 27%
 No Earnings 812 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 1,057 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 701 27%
 No Earnings 812 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,429 91.0%
 Public transportation 3 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 48 3.1%
 Worked at Home 90 5.7%
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 116 10%
 High School Graduate 647 57%
 Associate's degree 117 10%
 Bachelor's degree 175 15%
 Master's degree 50 4%
 Professional school degree 15 1%
 Doctorate degree 23 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 561 78.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 55 7.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 97 13.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56461

ZIP Code 56461 is in the Laporte Public School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56461.

Laporte Elementary
315 Main St West
Laporte, MN 56461
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Laporte Public School District
Laporte Secondary
315 Main St West
Laporte, MN 56461
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Laporte Public School District

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