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ZIP Code 56270

Primary City:Morton, MN (View All Cities)
County: Renville County
Timezone: Central (12:04am)
Area code: 320 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.6, -95.0
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56270

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56270. 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 56270. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56270, 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:
Morton, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56270 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56270 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 56270 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 extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56270 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,061
Population Density 26 people per sq mi
Housing Units 445
Median Home Value $84,500
Land Area 40.11 sq mi
Water Area 0.15 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 410
Median Household Income $45,521

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 37


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5425092
5-9453580
10-14513788
15-19344781
20-24222042
25-29263561
30-34302858
35-39362662
40-44333366
45-49403878
50-54443377
55-59434588
60-64312960
65-69192443
70-74171128
75-7981422
80-84101020
85 Plus7815

Gender

 Male 538 51%
 Female 523 49%
Gender

Race

 White 595 56.1%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 418 39.4%
 Asian 8 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 10 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 29 2.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-248614
25-34471865
35-44491362
45-5481889
55-64861096
65-7439645
75-8424529
85 Plus7310

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 173 42%
 Single Guardian 104 25%
 Singles 116 28%
 Singles With Roommate 17 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 258 63%
 Households with Kids 152 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
111617
281119
391221
471320
59716
69716
78715
89918
910515
106814
119817
129918
1314822
1413417
1561319
1611819
1761319
188412
193912
20145

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56270 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 56270 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 56270 real estate data, the median home value of $84,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 56270 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 56270 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56270 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,061 100%
 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 184 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 157 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 69 16%
 Households Vacant 35 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 26%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 9 26%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 12 34%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 2 3%
 2 Bedroom 41 53%
 3+ Bedroom 34 44%
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 $45,521 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 56270 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 56270 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. The commute in 56270 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 224 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 195 29%
 No Earnings 252 38%
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 224 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 195 29%
 No Earnings 252 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 301 86%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 16 5%
 Worked at Home 34 10%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 62 23%
 High School Graduate 144 53%
 Associate's degree 31 11%
 Bachelor's degree 29 11%
 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 162 78%
 Enrolled in Private School 6 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 39 19%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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