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ZIP Code 56277

Primary City:Olivia, MN (View All Cities)
County: Renville County
Timezone: Central (4:09am)
Area code: 320 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.8, -95.0
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56277

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56277. 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 56277. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56277, 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:
Olivia, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56277 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56277 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 56277 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56277 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,191
Population Density 30 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,432
Median Home Value $107,800
Land Area 106.96 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,312
Median Household Income $50,579

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 44


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 598104202
5-911194205
10-14112118230
15-1911787204
20-249178169
25-2910788195
30-3410285187
35-399074164
40-4494108202
45-49110106216
50-5498133231
55-59137112249
60-647184155
65-697676152
70-745466120
75-794458102
80-84365591
85 Plus3483117

Gender

 Male 1,582 50%
 Female 1,609 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,017 94.5%
 Black Or African American 25 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 15 0.5%
 Asian 5 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.1%
 Other Race 104 3.3%
 Two Or More Races 23 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24145872
25-3411687203
35-4414446190
45-5419160251
55-6419739236
65-7414412156
75-8410230132
85 Plus353772

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 674 51%
 Single Guardian 185 14%
 Singles 389 30%
 Singles With Roommate 64 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 926 71%
 Households with Kids 386 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1182442
2241539
3261642
4152338
5221941
6201333
7221840
8202343
9272148
10232346
11183351
12261541
13173047
14281745
15281240
16201535
17282250
18282351
19131528
20251237

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56277 has a small 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 56277 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 56277 real estate data, the median home value of $107,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 56277. Rentals in 56277 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56277 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,071 96.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 33 1.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 64 2.0%
 Other Institutional 4 0.1%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 19 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 523 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 420 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 369 26%
 Households Vacant 120 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 55 46%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 3%
 For Sale Only 13 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 10 8%
 For Migrant Workers 1 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 30 25%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 14 4%
 1 Bedroom 126 38%
 2 Bedroom 92 27%
 3+ Bedroom 104 31%
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 $50,579 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 56277 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 56277 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 979 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 859 35%
 No Earnings 600 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 979 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 859 35%
 No Earnings 600 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,368 89.1%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 8 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 74 4.8%
 Worked at Home 86 5.6%
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 93 9.2%
 High School Graduate 574 56.9%
 Associate's degree 183 18.1%
 Bachelor's degree 107 10.6%
 Master's degree 24 2.4%
 Professional school degree 24 2.4%
 Doctorate degree 4 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 373 70.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 122 23.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 36 6.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56277

ZIP Code 56277 is in the Regn 6 and 8-Sw/Wc Srv Cooperative School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56277.

Bold Learning Center
701 9th St South
Olivia, MN 56277
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Regn 6 and 8-Sw/Wc Srv Cooperative School District
Bold Senior High School
701 South 9th St
Olivia, MN 56277
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Bird Island-Olivia-Lake Lillian School District

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