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ZIP Code 56534

Primary City:Erhard, MN (View All Cities)
County: Otter Tail County
Timezone: Central (1:24pm)
Area code: 218 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.5, -96.0
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56534

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56534. 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 56534. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56534, 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:
Erhard, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56534 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56534 is located in west 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 56534 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56534 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,164
Population Density 19 people per sq mi
Housing Units 632
Median Home Value $156,900
Land Area 61.84 sq mi
Water Area 6.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 484
Median Household Income $50,489

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male31273544312122293858685340373118176
Female30343334182820253760544639372716128
Total61616878494942547511812299797458342914

Gender

 Male 606 52%
 Female 558 48%
Gender

Race

 White 1,149 98.7%
 Black Or African American 5 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.5%
 Asian 2 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 2 0.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner83653124101754410
Renter231172521
Total103964131103804611

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 293 61%
 Single Guardian 46 10%
 Singles 121 25%
 Singles With Roommate 24 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 360 74%
 Households with Kids 124 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male12382348759569610135887
Female25610663118767767810543
Total14814129101118131611131612172115131210

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56534 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 56534 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 56534 real estate data, the median home value of $156,900 is slightly less 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 56534. Rentals in 56534 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56534 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,164 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 260 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 191 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 33 5%
 Households Vacant 148 23%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 11 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 115 78%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 14 9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 5 9%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 13 24%
 3+ Bedroom 37 67%
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 $50,489 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 56534 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 56534 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 423 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 285 30%
 No Earnings 243 26%
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 423 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 285 30%
 No Earnings 243 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 581 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 15 2%
 Worked at Home 26 4%
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 77 17.7%
 High School Graduate 257 59.1%
 Associate's degree 43 9.9%
 Bachelor's degree 44 10.1%
 Master's degree 7 1.6%
 Professional school degree 2 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 5 1.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 156 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 19 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 17 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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