Search by ZIP, address, city, or county:

ZIP Code 55946

Primary City:Kenyon, MN (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (7:25pm)
Coordinates:44.3, -93.0
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 55946

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 55946. 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 55946. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 55946, 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:
Kenyon, MN
Unacceptable:
Bombay, Moland

Stats and Demographics for the 55946 ZIP Code

ZIP code 55946 is located in south Minnesota and covers a slightly higher 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 55946 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 55946 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,178
Population Density 26 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,392
Median Home Value $156,900
Land Area 120.52 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,269
Median Household Income $53,258

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 44


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 510176177
5-99693189
10-14116132248
15-1910692198
20-247282154
25-299368161
30-348172153
35-399486180
40-44119120239
45-49136123259
50-54137116253
55-59102105207
60-649497191
65-697667143
70-744865113
75-795255107
80-84394685
85 Plus3685121

Gender

 Male 1,598 50%
 Female 1,580 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,074 96.7%
 Black Or African American 3 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.1%
 Asian 6 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 74 2.3%
 Two Or More Races 17 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24202242
25-349651147
35-4417440214
45-5425235287
55-6421615231
65-7414013153
75-8410020120
85 Plus502575

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 731 58%
 Single Guardian 143 11%
 Singles 322 25%
 Singles With Roommate 73 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 887 70%
 Households with Kids 382 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1191938
220929
3251641
4221234
5202444
6191534
7101121
8232245
9242145
10193150
11211940
12262753
13272249
14233356
15192544
16241640
17262248
18251540
19121426
20111223

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 55946 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 55946 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 55946 real estate data, the median home value of $156,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 55946 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 55946 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 55946 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,132 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 46 1%
 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 681 49%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 367 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 221 16%
 Households Vacant 123 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 50 41%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 23 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 12 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 31 25%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 95 34%
 2 Bedroom 105 38%
 3+ Bedroom 79 28%
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 $53,258 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 55946 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. Most commuters in 55946 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 1,255 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 662 25%
 No Earnings 696 27%
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 1,255 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 662 25%
 No Earnings 696 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,467 86.2%
 Public transportation 11 0.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 116 6.8%
 Worked at Home 107 6.3%
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 104 9.3%
 High School Graduate 679 60.8%
 Associate's degree 150 13.4%
 Bachelor's degree 130 11.6%
 Master's degree 33 3.0%
 Professional school degree 14 1.3%
 Doctorate degree 6 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 488 85.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 17 3.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 66 11.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 55946

ZIP Code 55946 is in the Kenyon-Wanamingo School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 55946.

Kenyon-Wanamingo Middle School
400 6th St
Kenyon, MN 55946
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Kenyon-Wanamingo School District
Kenyon-Wanamingo Senior High School
400 6th St
Kenyon, MN 55946
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Kenyon-Wanamingo School District
Kenyon-Wanamingo Alternative
400 6th St
Kenyon, MN 55946
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Kenyon-Wanamingo School District

Nearby ZIP Codes