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ZIP Code 56151

Primary City:Lake Wilson, MN (View All Cities)
County: Murray County
Timezone: Central (12:44pm)
Area code: 507 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.0, -95.9
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56151

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56151. 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 56151. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56151, 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:
Lake Wilson, MN
Acceptable:
Hadley, Slayton

Stats and Demographics for the 56151 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56151 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 56151 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56151 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 823
Population Density 8 people per sq mi
Housing Units 387
Median Home Value $87,500
Land Area 100.37 sq mi
Water Area 0.52 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 356
Median Household Income $55,625

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 47


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5302353
5-9232144
10-14302757
15-19182644
20-24201636
25-29201939
30-34231740
35-39242044
40-44282553
45-49263561
50-54443882
55-59393473
60-64291948
65-69212445
70-74191534
75-79131528
80-8481422
85 Plus61420

Gender

 Male 421 51%
 Female 402 49%
Gender

Race

 White 814 98.9%
 Black Or African American 3 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 2 0.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2410414
25-3434741
35-4445651
45-54681179
55-6466571
65-7442446
75-8433235
85 Plus17219

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 216 61%
 Single Guardian 29 8%
 Singles 104 29%
 Singles With Roommate 7 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 261 73%
 Households with Kids 95 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
14812
29413
3426
46511
5358
6369
7459
8639
9729
10459
11819
127512
1341014
147613
15145
169413
174711
182810
19235
20415

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56151 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 56151 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 56151 real estate data, the median home value of $87,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 56151 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 56151 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56151 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 823 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 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 148 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 167 43%
 Renter Occupied Households 41 11%
 Households Vacant 31 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 3%
 For Sale Only 3 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 16%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 15 48%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 7 21%
 3+ Bedroom 27 79%
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 $55,625 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 56151 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. A higher percentage of people in 56151 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. 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 56151 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 303 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 190 29%
 No Earnings 160 25%
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 303 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 190 29%
 No Earnings 160 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 352 79%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 17 4%
 Worked at Home 78 17%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 35 12%
 High School Graduate 211 70%
 Associate's degree 33 11%
 Bachelor's degree 20 7%
 Master's degree 4 1%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 152 87%
 Enrolled in Private School 9 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 14 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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