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ZIP Code 56001

Primary City:Mankato, MN (View All Cities)
County: Blue Earth County
Timezone: Central (10:13pm)
Area code: 507 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.1, -94.0
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56001

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56001. 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 56001. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56001, 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:
Mankato, MN
Acceptable:
Skyline

Stats and Demographics for the 56001 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56001 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 56001 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56001 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 46,327
Population Density 404 people per sq mi
Housing Units 18,611
Median Home Value $158,800
Land Area 114.54 sq mi
Water Area 1.51 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 17,527
Median Household Income $44,926

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 27Male Median Age: 26Female Median Age: 28


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 51,3191,2442,563
5-91,1901,0772,267
10-149939691,962
15-192,2612,5334,794
20-245,1664,6279,793
25-292,2211,7643,985
30-341,3911,2482,639
35-391,1189972,115
40-441,0681,0332,101
45-491,1401,0782,218
50-541,1601,2652,425
55-591,2021,1682,370
60-649289751,903
65-696276911,318
70-744535841,037
75-79380546926
80-84336526862
85 Plus2997501,049

Gender

 Male 23,252 50%
 Female 23,075 50%
Gender

Race

 White 42,152 91.0%
 Black Or African American 1,626 3.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 147 0.3%
 Asian 1,160 2.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 17 0.0%
 Other Race 344 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 881 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-243033,0983,401
25-341,7221,5843,306
35-441,6846362,320
45-542,0176122,629
55-642,0954772,572
65-741,1972441,441
75-848832931,176
85 Plus327355682

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,893 39%
 Single Guardian 2,156 12%
 Singles 5,144 29%
 Singles With Roommate 3,334 19%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 13,408 76%
 Households with Kids 4,119 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1246251497
2278264542
3278252530
4232232464
5231215446
6260221481
7244208452
8237206443
9218227445
10233212445
11196202398
12193181374
13195182377
14176192368
15181196377
16194212406
17206174380
185216331,154
191,1591,3182,477
201,2981,2362,534

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56001 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 56001 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 2000s. Looking at 56001 real estate data, the median home value of $158,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 56001 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 56001 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 56001 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 41,879 90.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 72 0.2%
 Juvenile Facilities 13 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 326 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 3,328 7.2%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 709 1.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,109 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,119 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,299 39%
 Households Vacant 1,084 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 545 50.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 23 2.1%
 For Sale Only 244 22.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 45 4.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 49 4.5%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 177 16.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 340 5%
 1 Bedroom 2,309 32%
 2 Bedroom 2,719 38%
 3+ Bedroom 1,816 25%
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 $44,926 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 56001 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. The commute in 56001 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 14,443 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 16,755 42%
 No Earnings 8,477 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 14,443 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 16,755 42%
 No Earnings 8,477 21%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 23,147 89.1%
 Public transportation 386 1.5%
 Taxicab 82 0.3%
 Motorcycle 77 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,502 5.8%
 Worked at Home 779 3.0%
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 773 6%
 High School Graduate 6,634 53%
 Associate's degree 1,122 9%
 Bachelor's degree 2,705 21%
 Master's degree 778 6%
 Professional school degree 267 2%
 Doctorate degree 344 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,766 78.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 748 12.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 584 9.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56001

ZIP Code 56001 is in the Riverbend Academy. There are 27 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56001.

Riverbend Academy
110 North 6th St
Mankato, MN 56001
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Riverbend Academy
Special Education
1610 Commerce Dr
North Mankato, MN 56001
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Mankato Public School District
Futures Program
709 South Broad St
Mankato, MN 56001
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Mankato Public School District
Franklin Elementary
1000 North Broad St
Mankato, MN 56001
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mankato Public School District
Jefferson Elementary
100 James Ave
Mankato, MN 56001
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mankato Public School District
Kennedy Elementary
2600 East Main St
Mankato, MN 56001
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mankato Public School District
Roosevelt Elementary
300 West 6th St
Mankato, MN 56001
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mankato Public School District
Washington Elementary
1100 Anderson Dr
Mankato, MN 56001
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mankato Public School District
Bridges Community Elementary
820 Hubbell Ave
Mankato, MN 56001
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mankato Public School District
Rosa Parks Elementary School
1001 Heron Dr
Mankato, MN 56001
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mankato Public School District
Central High Area Learning Center
110 Fulton St
Mankato, MN 56001
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mankato Public School District
Life Lines Adult Connection
110 Fulton St
Mankato, MN 56001
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mankato Public School District
Mankato East Senior High School
2600 Hoffman Rd
Mankato, MN 56001
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mankato Public School District
Mankato West Senior High School
1351 South Riverfront Dr
Mankato, MN 56001
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mankato Public School District
Mankato East Junior
2600 Hoffman Rd
Mankato, MN 56001
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Mankato Public School District
Dakota Meadows Junior High School
1900 Howard Dr
North Mankato, MN 56001
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Mankato Public School District
Central Freedom School
110 Fulton St
Mankato, MN 56001
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mankato Public School District
Mankato Area Graduation Foundation
110 Fulton St
Mankato, MN 56001
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mankato Public School District
Crew
110 Fulton St
Mankato, MN 56001
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mankato Public School District
Mankato Area Night School
110 Fulton St
Mankato, MN 56001
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mankato Public School District
Mankato Area Summer School
110 Fulton St
Mankato, MN 56001
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mankato Public School District
Immanuel Lutheran School
421 N 2nd St
Mankato, MN 56001
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Mount Olive Lutheran School
1123 Marsh St
Mankato, MN 56001
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Grace Christian School
600 Lind St
Mankato, MN 56001
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Risen Savior Lutheran School
502 W 7th St
Mankato, MN 56001
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Loyola Catholic School
145 Good Counsel Dr
Mankato, MN 56001
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Fitzgerald Campus Loyola Catholic School
110 N 5th St
Mankato, MN 56001
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Private

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