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ZIP Code 56162

Post Office City:Ormsby, MN (View All Cities)
County: Martin County
Timezone: Central (8:37am)
Area code: 507 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.84, -94.67
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56162

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 56162. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 56162 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:
Ormsby, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56162 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56162 is located in southwest 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 56162 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56162 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 285
Population Density 12 people per sq mi
Housing Units 129
Median Home Value $75,900
Land Area 22.96 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 123
Median Household Income $43,068

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 49


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 512719
5-96612
10-14347
15-19111223
20-247411
25-299918
30-34639
35-395712
40-447714
45-49151227
50-54141327
55-59121224
60-64121123
65-6910919
70-74459
75-79459
80-84639
85 Plus31013

Gender

 Male 146 51%
 Female 139 49%
Gender

Race

 White 268 94.0%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 3.5%
 Asian 1 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 3 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24101
25-3412012
35-4416016
45-5426329
55-6425126
65-7417017
75-8411011
85 Plus10111

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 81 66%
 Single Guardian 11 9%
 Singles 27 22%
 Singles With Roommate 4 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 95 77%
 Households with Kids 28 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1112
2303
3336
4213
5224
6123
7101
8112
9112
10101
11101
12134
13000
14011
15426
16213
17145
18145
19314
20011

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56162 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 56162 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 56162 real estate data, the median home value of $75,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 56162 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 56162 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56162 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 285 100%
 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 61 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 57 44%
 Renter Occupied Households 5 4%
 Households Vacant 6 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 6 100%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 2 100%
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 $43,068 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 56162 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 56162 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 112 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 60 23%
 No Earnings 91 35%
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 112 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 60 23%
 No Earnings 91 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 138 90.2%
 Public transportation 1 0.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0.0%
 Worked at Home 14 9.2%
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 30 12.0%
 High School Graduate 168 66.9%
 Associate's degree 34 13.5%
 Bachelor's degree 18 7.2%
 Master's degree 1 0.4%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 34 79.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 6 14.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 3 7.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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