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ZIP Code 56231

Primary City:Danvers, MN (View All Cities)
County: Swift County
Timezone: Central (7:16pm)
Area code: 320 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.3, -95.8
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56231

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56231. 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 56231. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56231, 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:
Danvers, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56231 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56231 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 56231 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is 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 56231 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 390
Population Density 4 people per sq mi
Housing Units 183
Median Home Value $119,800
Land Area 99.59 sq mi
Water Area 0.25 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 160
Median Household Income $65,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 56915
5-9161127
10-14121224
15-19181230
20-2414014
25-29111728
30-3413720
35-396713
40-44151833
45-49221436
50-54201939
55-59121123
60-64161531
65-6916824
70-7441014
75-795510
80-84224
85 Plus145

Gender

 Male 209 54%
 Female 181 46%
Gender

Race

 White 384 98.5%
 Black Or African American 1 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.3%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 2 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24516
25-3416420
35-4424125
45-5435641
55-6428331
65-7421122
75-8411011
85 Plus404

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 99 62%
 Single Guardian 18 11%
 Singles 34 21%
 Singles With Roommate 9 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 109 68%
 Households with Kids 51 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1123
2235
3213
4134
5213
6336
7336
8549
9303
10246
11314
12123
13314
14347
15303
16347
176511
18415
19224
20303

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56231 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 56231 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 56231 real estate data, the median home value of $119,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 56231. Rentals in 56231 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56231 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 390 100%
 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 87 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 57 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 16 9%
 Households Vacant 23 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 3 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 16 70%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 2 5%
 2 Bedroom 2 5%
 3+ Bedroom 34 89%
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 $65,750 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 56231 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 56231 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. 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 56231 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 162 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 74 22%
 No Earnings 98 29%
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 162 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 74 22%
 No Earnings 98 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 178 82%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 7 3%
 Worked at Home 31 14%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 12 8%
 High School Graduate 118 78%
 Associate's degree 11 7%
 Bachelor's degree 8 5%
 Master's degree 3 2%
 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 78 99%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 1 1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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