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ZIP Code 56285

Post Office City:Sacred Heart, MN (View All Cities)
County: Renville County
Timezone: Central (8:05pm)
Area code: 320 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.8, -95.4
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56285

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 56285. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 56285 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:
Sacred Heart, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56285 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56285 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 56285 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 slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56285 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,096
Population Density 11 people per sq mi
Housing Units 526
Median Home Value $79,600
Land Area 97.71 sq mi
Water Area 0.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 455
Median Household Income $47,386

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 41


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5354277
5-9294473
10-14333770
15-19313061
20-24292655
25-29423678
30-34282553
35-39292655
40-44343266
45-49474289
50-545847105
55-59383876
60-64322658
65-69212445
70-74232447
75-79202040
80-84131932
85 Plus61016

Gender

 Male 548 50%
 Female 548 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,084 98.9%
 Black Or African American 2 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.5%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 3 0.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24358
25-34432467
35-44461864
45-541066112
55-64731184
65-7440747
75-84461359
85 Plus8614

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 246 54%
 Single Guardian 59 13%
 Singles 130 29%
 Singles With Roommate 20 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 322 71%
 Households with Kids 133 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
131013
29716
39817
48715
521113
691221
78715
83811
97613
108816
115712
129817
132911
149514
1581119
167714
176612
189312
19134
20459

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56285 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 56285 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 56285 real estate data, the median home value of $79,600 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 56285 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 56285 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56285 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,096 100%
 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 192 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 173 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 90 17%
 Households Vacant 71 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 17 24%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 27 38%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 7%
 For Migrant Workers 3 4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 19 27%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 29 30%
 2 Bedroom 31 32%
 3+ Bedroom 37 38%
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 $47,386 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 56285 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 56285 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.

For more information, see Sacred Heart, MN incomes.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 362 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 232 26%
 No Earnings 291 33%
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 362 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 232 26%
 No Earnings 291 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 454 87%
 Public transportation 9 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 28 5%
 Worked at Home 28 5%
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 62 8.0%
 High School Graduate 493 63.9%
 Associate's degree 81 10.5%
 Bachelor's degree 115 14.9%
 Master's degree 16 2.1%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 5 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 213 86%
 Enrolled in Private School 4 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 32 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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