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ZIP Code 55927

Primary City:Dodge Center, MN (View All Cities)
County: Dodge County
Timezone: Central (5:37pm)
Area code: 507 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.0, -92.9
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 55927

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 55927. 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 55927. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 55927, 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:
Dodge Center, MN
Unacceptable:
Wasioja

Stats and Demographics for the 55927 ZIP Code

ZIP code 55927 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 55927 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 slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 55927 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,071
Population Density 51 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,610
Median Home Value $135,600
Land Area 80.15 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,517
Median Household Income $61,518

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 36


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5160173333
5-9165169334
10-14138145283
15-19153136289
20-24121110231
25-29151145296
30-34143116259
35-39148123271
40-44109136245
45-49160142302
50-54156141297
55-59132110242
60-648190171
65-697186157
70-746560125
75-79374986
80-84284371
85 Plus265379

Gender

 Male 2,044 50%
 Female 2,027 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,842 94.4%
 Black Or African American 17 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 19 0.5%
 Asian 27 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 110 2.7%
 Two Or More Races 56 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24274370
25-3420182283
35-4420764271
45-5430150351
55-6419728225
65-7415317170
75-848427111
85 Plus261036

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 850 56%
 Single Guardian 220 15%
 Singles 350 23%
 Singles With Roommate 97 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 940 62%
 Households with Kids 577 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1224062
2383674
3283563
4363672
5343367
6364480
7283058
8353267
9323062
10312354
11214263
12312455
13243054
14312657
15322759
16373067
17333568
18322153
19192342
20281442

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 55927 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 55927 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 55927 real estate data, the median home value of $135,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 55927 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 55927 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 55927 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,009 98.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 53 1.3%
 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 885 55%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 311 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 321 20%
 Households Vacant 93 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 13 14%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 35 38%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 30 32%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 10 4%
 1 Bedroom 59 24%
 2 Bedroom 71 29%
 3+ Bedroom 105 43%
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 $61,518 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 55927 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 55927 can expect to fall in that range. 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 1,530 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 749 25%
 No Earnings 684 23%
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 1,530 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 749 25%
 No Earnings 684 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,918 92.6%
 Public transportation 13 0.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 32 1.5%
 Worked at Home 108 5.2%
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 173 14%
 High School Graduate 758 62%
 Associate's degree 79 6%
 Bachelor's degree 180 15%
 Master's degree 26 2%
 Professional school degree 10 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 878 80.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 61 5.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 148 13.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 55927

ZIP Code 55927 is in the Triton School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 55927.

Triton Middle School
813 West Hwy St
Dodge Center, MN 55927
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Triton School District
Triton Elementary
813 West Hwy St
Dodge Center, MN 55927
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Triton School District
Triton High School
813 West Hwy St
Dodge Center, MN 55927
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Triton School District
Maranatha Adventist School
700 10th Ave NW
Dodge Center, MN 55927
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Grace Lutheran School
404 Central Ave N
Dodge Center, MN 55927
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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