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ZIP Code 56550

Primary City:Hendrum, MN (View All Cities)
County: Norman County
Timezone: Central (12:30pm)
Area code: 218 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.3, -96.7
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56550

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56550. 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 56550. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56550, 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:
Hendrum, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56550 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56550 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 56550 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 slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56550 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 414
Population Density 7 people per sq mi
Housing Units 203
Median Home Value $88,500
Land Area 57.90 sq mi
Water Area 0.50 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 174
Median Household Income $49,583

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male142161611101016121419211299633
Female138171611121010818191813114752
Total2729233222222026203238392520131385

Gender

 Male 212 51%
 Female 202 49%
Gender

Race

 White 395 95.4%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 1.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 14 3.4%
 Two Or More Races 1 0.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner01222373022132
Renter111567222
Total12327433724154

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 92 53%
 Single Guardian 23 13%
 Singles 53 30%
 Singles With Roommate 6 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 129 74%
 Households with Kids 45 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male61234433732010232453
Female41711042131643542414
Total102945475863653774867

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56550 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 56550 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 56550 real estate data, the median home value of $88,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 56550 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 56550 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56550 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 414 100%
 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 81 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 57 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 36 18%
 Households Vacant 29 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 3%
 For Sale Only 4 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6 21%
 For Migrant Workers 5 17%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 11 38%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 1 17%
 3+ Bedroom 5 83%
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 $49,583 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 56550 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 56550 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 128 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 75 26%
 No Earnings 86 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 128 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 75 26%
 No Earnings 86 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 153 86%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 16 9%
 Worked at Home 9 5%
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 11 8%
 High School Graduate 82 58%
 Associate's degree 21 15%
 Bachelor's degree 23 16%
 Master's degree 4 3%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 54 74%
 Enrolled in Private School 7 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 12 16%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56550

ZIP Code 56550 is in the Norman County West School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56550.

Norman County West Elementary
320 East Main St
Hendrum, MN 56550
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Norman County West School District

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