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ZIP Code 56101

Post Office City:Windom, MN (View All Cities)
County: Cottonwood County
Timezone: Central (12:45pm)
Coordinates:43.9, -95.1
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56101

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 56101. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 56101 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Windom, MN
Acceptable:
Wilder
Unacceptable:
Delft

Stats and Demographics for the 56101 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56101 is located in southwest 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 56101 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56101 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

For more information, see Windom, MN households.

Population 5,867
Population Density 34 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,793
Median Home Value $100,300
Land Area 172.51 sq mi
Water Area 4.92 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,512
Median Household Income $43,648

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 46


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5187177364
5-9202187389
10-14175152327
15-19168193361
20-24146111257
25-29158162320
30-34145130275
35-39184162346
40-44161178339
45-49205210415
50-54236213449
55-59202209411
60-64190188378
65-69148173321
70-74119141260
75-79106129235
80-8481113194
85 Plus74152226

Gender

 Male 2,887 49%
 Female 2,980 51%
Gender

Race

 White 5,473 93.3%
 Black Or African American 65 1.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 13 0.2%
 Asian 61 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 15 0.3%
 Other Race 177 3.0%
 Two Or More Races 63 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24226486
25-34171135306
35-44260104364
45-5439494488
55-6440267469
65-7432234356
75-8422870298
85 Plus8263145

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,291 51%
 Single Guardian 297 12%
 Singles 825 33%
 Singles With Roommate 99 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,854 74%
 Households with Kids 658 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1412667
2374077
3344377
4383775
5404080
6433477
7383169
8413879
9404484
10282755
11333871
12383371
13422769
14342761
15394180
16294574
17384078
18354479
19272350
20282250

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56101 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 56101 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 56101 real estate data, the median home value of $100,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 56101. Rentals in 56101 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 $200-$299/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56101 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,711 97.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 13 0.2%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 75 1.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 68 1.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,109 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 772 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 631 23%
 Households Vacant 281 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 41 14.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.7%
 For Sale Only 50 17.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 1.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 83 29.5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 101 35.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 46 7%
 1 Bedroom 205 32%
 2 Bedroom 269 42%
 3+ Bedroom 126 20%
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 $43,648 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 56101 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. More commuters in 56101 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 1,676 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,498 31%
 No Earnings 1,586 33%
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 1,676 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,498 31%
 No Earnings 1,586 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,432 88%
 Public transportation 34 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 187 7%
 Worked at Home 106 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 406 9.7%
 High School Graduate 2,514 59.9%
 Associate's degree 476 11.3%
 Bachelor's degree 484 11.5%
 Master's degree 241 5.7%
 Professional school degree 58 1.4%
 Doctorate degree 16 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 860 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 95 9%
 Not Enrolled in School 97 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56101

ZIP Code 56101 is in the following school districts: Regn 6 and 8-Sw/Wc Srv Cooperative School District and Windom Public School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56101.

Red Rock Ridge Learning Center
68 10th St
Windom, MN 56101
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Regn 6 and 8-Sw/Wc Srv Cooperative School District
Red Rock Ridge Setting IV
68 10th St
Windom, MN 56101
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Regn 6 and 8-Sw/Wc Srv Cooperative School District
Winfair Elementary
1454 6th Ave
Windom, MN 56101
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Windom Public School District
Windom Middle School
1400 West 17th St
Windom, MN 56101
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Windom Public School District
Early Childhood Learning Center
1012 5th Ave
Windom, MN 56101
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Windom Public School District
Red Rock Ridge Area Learning Cntr
68 10th St
Windom, MN 56101
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Regn 6 and 8-Sw/Wc Srv Cooperative School District
Windom Senior High School
1400 West 17th St
Windom, MN 56101
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Windom Public School District

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