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ZIP Code 56548

Primary City:Halstad, MN (View All Cities)
County: Norman County
Timezone: Central (1:48pm)
Area code: 218 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.4, -96.7
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56548

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56548. 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 56548. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56548, 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:
Halstad, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56548 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56548 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 56548 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56548 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 771
Population Density 12 people per sq mi
Housing Units 399
Median Home Value $96,800
Land Area 64.12 sq mi
Water Area 0.35 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 323
Median Household Income $42,031

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male33283023202417181331283125271110815
Female132817192218161215302933171322142140
Total465647424242333028615764424033242955

Gender

 Male 392 51%
 Female 379 49%
Gender

Race

 White 729 94.6%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 17 2.2%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 9 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 15 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner221245250401816
Renter151810121281213
Total1739346462483029

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 154 48%
 Single Guardian 36 11%
 Singles 117 36%
 Singles With Roommate 16 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 235 73%
 Households with Kids 88 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male11766683835141197754010
Female13624965433443644324
Total1210128101791378481512131197214

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56548 has a slightly higher 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 56548 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 56548 real estate data, the median home value of $96,800 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 56548. Rentals in 56548 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56548 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 733 95%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 38 5%
 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 107 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 116 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 100 25%
 Households Vacant 76 19%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 21 28%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 8 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 15 20%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 31 41%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 22 30%
 2 Bedroom 28 38%
 3+ Bedroom 23 32%
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 $42,031 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 56548 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 56548 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. 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 56548 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 230 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 157 26%
 No Earnings 213 36%
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 230 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 157 26%
 No Earnings 213 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 246 76%
 Public transportation 7 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 25 8%
 Worked at Home 45 14%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 35 15%
 High School Graduate 140 62%
 Associate's degree 23 10%
 Bachelor's degree 20 9%
 Master's degree 6 3%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 2 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 146 89%
 Enrolled in Private School 6 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 12 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56548

ZIP Code 56548 is in the Norman County West School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56548.

Norman County West Secondary
225 2nd Ave East
Halstad, MN 56548
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Norman County West School District

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