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ZIP Code 55406

Post Office City:Minneapolis, MN (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Howe|Greater Longfellow
County: Hennepin County
Timezone: Central (2:18am)
Area code: 612 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.94, -93.22
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 55406

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Primary/preferred city:
Minneapolis, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 55406 ZIP Code

ZIP code 55406 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 55406 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 an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 55406 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 32,112
Population Density 6,419 people per sq mi
Housing Units 15,589
Median Home Value $191,900
Land Area 5.00 sq mi
Water Area 0.22 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 14,765
Median Household Income $56,989

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 39


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 51,1091,0862,195
5-97868301,616
10-146966971,393
15-197126511,363
20-249081,0121,920
25-291,4971,6463,143
30-341,4871,5663,053
35-391,2941,2202,514
40-441,1301,1632,293
45-491,1881,2672,455
50-541,2181,3552,573
55-591,2481,3372,585
60-648569371,793
65-694736251,098
70-74311379690
75-79221322543
80-84165264429
85 Plus141315456

Gender

 Male 15,440 48%
 Female 16,672 52%
Gender

Race

 White 24,247 75.5%
 Black Or African American 3,614 11.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 798 2.5%
 Asian 812 2.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 18 0.1%
 Other Race 1,232 3.8%
 Two Or More Races 1,391 4.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2472461533
25-341,5881,4503,038
35-441,9977722,769
45-542,3807433,123
55-642,3355952,930
65-749483201,268
75-84548177725
85 Plus29485379

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,139 35%
 Single Guardian 2,251 15%
 Singles 5,423 37%
 Singles With Roommate 1,952 13%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 11,270 76%
 Households with Kids 3,495 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1241215456
2218235453
3212210422
4196182378
5196194390
6156153309
7158162320
8142175317
9134146280
10140167307
11168151319
12124125249
13129134263
14135120255
15133128261
16148137285
17152141293
18135127262
19144118262
20153146299

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 55406 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 55406 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 55406 real estate data, the median home value of $191,900 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 55406 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 55406 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 55406 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 31,938 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 59 0.2%
 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 115 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,882 51%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,280 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,603 30%
 Households Vacant 824 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 341 41%
 Rented & Unoccupied 12 1%
 For Sale Only 143 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 46 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 33 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 249 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 321 7%
 1 Bedroom 2,096 46%
 2 Bedroom 1,493 33%
 3+ Bedroom 651 14%
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 $56,989 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 55406 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. ZIP code 55406 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 55406 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 12,434 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,781 33%
 No Earnings 5,727 21%
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 12,434 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,781 33%
 No Earnings 5,727 21%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,773 73.8%
 Public transportation 2,448 13.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 40 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,438 7.7%
 Worked at Home 964 5.2%
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 1,929 8%
 High School Graduate 8,683 36%
 Associate's degree 1,752 7%
 Bachelor's degree 6,909 29%
 Master's degree 3,262 13%
 Professional school degree 999 4%
 Doctorate degree 670 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,177 66.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,109 23.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 504 10.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 55406

ZIP Code 55406 is in the following school districts: Minnesota Transitions Charter School District, Metro Schools Charter School District, Minneapolis Public School District, Friendship Acdmy of Fine Arts Chtr. School District, and Private. There are 20 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 55406.

Leadership Academy
2872 26th Ave South
Minneapolis, MN 55406
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Minnesota Transitions Charter School District
Metro Schools Charter
2600 26th Ave South
Minneapolis, MN 55406
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Metro Schools Charter School District
Mps D/Hh
3100 East 28th St
Minneapolis, MN 55406
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Minneapolis Public School District
Anishinabe Academy
3100 East 28th St
Minneapolis, MN 55406
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Minneapolis Public School District
Minnesota Transitions Charter Elementary
3216 East 29th St
Minneapolis, MN 55406
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Minnesota Transitions Charter School District
Minnesota Transitions Middle School
2872 26th Ave South
Minneapolis, MN 55406
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Minnesota Transitions Charter School District
Friendship Acdmy of Fine Arts Chtr.
2600 East 38th St
Minneapolis, MN 55406
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Friendship Acdmy of Fine Arts Chtr. School District
Hiawatha Elementary
4201 42nd Ave South
Minneapolis, MN 55406
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Minneapolis Public School District
Sanford Middle School
3524 42nd Ave South
Minneapolis, MN 55406
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Minneapolis Public School District
Seward Elementary
2309 28th Ave South
Minneapolis, MN 55406
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Minneapolis Public School District
Dowling Elementary
3900 West River Parkway
Minneapolis, MN 55406
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Minneapolis Public School District
Northrop Elementary
4315 31st Ave South
Minneapolis, MN 55406
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Minneapolis Public School District
Sullivan Elementary
3100 East 28th St
Minneapolis, MN 55406
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Minneapolis Public School District
Mts High School
2526 27th Ave South
Minneapolis, MN 55406
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Minnesota Transitions Charter School District
Minnesota Transitions Alp
2872 26th Ave South
Minneapolis, MN 55406
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Minnesota Transitions Charter School District
Roosevelt Senior High School
4029 28th Ave South
Minneapolis, MN 55406
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Minneapolis Public School District
Broadway Arts & Technology
3017 East 31st St
Minneapolis, MN 55406
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Minneapolis Public School District
Wellstone International High School
4029 28th Av South
Minneapolis, MN 55406
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Minneapolis Public School District
Minnehaha Academy
3100 W River Pkwy
Minneapolis, MN 55406
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
St Helena School
3200 E 44th St
Minneapolis, MN 55406
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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