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ZIP Code 55388

Primary City:Watertown, MN (View All Cities)
County: Carver County
Timezone: Central (7:52pm)
Area code: 952 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.96, -93.84
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 55388

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 55388. 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 55388. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 55388, 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:
Watertown, MN
Acceptable:
Minnetrista

Stats and Demographics for the 55388 ZIP Code

ZIP code 55388 is located in south 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 55388 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults 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 55388 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,619
Population Density 140 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,265
Median Home Value $184,300
Land Area 40.13 sq mi
Water Area 1.79 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,105
Median Household Income $65,709

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 38


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5191201392
5-9215217432
10-14228226454
15-19210181391
20-24129138267
25-29177166343
30-34192175367
35-39188201389
40-44241233474
45-49241212453
50-54226216442
55-59188164352
60-64132136268
65-698495179
70-746551116
75-79266490
80-84365995
85 Plus3382115

Gender

 Male 2,802 50%
 Female 2,817 50%
Gender

Race

 White 5,414 96.4%
 Black Or African American 21 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 16 0.3%
 Asian 37 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 31 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 98 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24283058
25-3423986325
35-4438868456
45-5443266498
55-6433338371
65-7416829197
75-8410025125
85 Plus393675

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,261 60%
 Single Guardian 232 11%
 Singles 494 23%
 Singles With Roommate 118 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,319 63%
 Households with Kids 786 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1493483
2342862
3375390
4364682
5533891
6363874
7454691
8475299
9344377
105945104
11414283
12464793
13434992
14394382
155948107
16583795
17325183
18352560
19262046
20221840

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 55388 has a small 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 55388 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 55388 real estate data, the median home value of $184,300 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 55388 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 55388 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 55388 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,560 98.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 50 0.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 9 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,281 57%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 446 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 378 17%
 Households Vacant 160 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 64 40.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.6%
 For Sale Only 42 26.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 3.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 12 7.5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 36 22.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 2 0.6%
 1 Bedroom 94 26.9%
 2 Bedroom 161 46.1%
 3+ Bedroom 92 26.4%
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 $65,709 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 55388 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. However, that is not the case in 55388. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 1,951 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,381 32%
 No Earnings 1,027 24%
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 1,951 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,381 32%
 No Earnings 1,027 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,599 90.9%
 Public transportation 12 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 94 3.3%
 Worked at Home 154 5.4%
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 166 9%
 High School Graduate 1,095 60%
 Associate's degree 91 5%
 Bachelor's degree 397 22%
 Master's degree 50 3%
 Professional school degree 32 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 782 68.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 230 20.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 135 11.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 55388

ZIP Code 55388 is in the Watertown-Mayer Public School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 55388.

Watertown-Mayer Middle School
1001 Hwy 25 NW
Watertown, MN 55388
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Watertown-Mayer Public School District
Watertown-Mayer Primary School
313 Angel Ave NW
Watertown, MN 55388
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Watertown-Mayer Public School District
Watertown-Mayer Elementary School
500 Paul Ave
Watertown, MN 55388
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Watertown-Mayer Public School District
Watertown Mayer High School
1001 Hwy 25 NW
Watertown, MN 55388
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Watertown-Mayer Public School District
Christ Community Lutheran School
512 County Road 10 SE
Watertown, MN 55388
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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