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ZIP Code 56528

Primary City:Dent, MN (View All Cities)
County: Otter Tail County
Timezone: Central (5:21pm)
Area code: 218 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.5, -95.8
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56528

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56528. 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 56528. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56528, 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:
Dent, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56528 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56528 is located in west 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 56528 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 56528 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,673
Population Density 26 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,729
Median Home Value $200,000
Land Area 64.76 sq mi
Water Area 22.77 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 721
Median Household Income $46,319

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 52Male Median Age: 52Female Median Age: 52


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5303666
5-9324274
10-145449103
15-19494392
20-24382563
25-29312859
30-34301646
35-39223658
40-44374986
45-497564139
50-548171152
55-597277149
60-649395188
65-6910482186
70-74484795
75-79412869
80-84141630
85 Plus9918

Gender

 Male 860 51%
 Female 813 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,641 98.1%
 Black Or African American 2 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.2%
 Asian 7 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.1%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 16 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-246410
25-34361652
35-4459766
45-5415011161
55-641646170
65-741725177
75-8467673
85 Plus10212

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 465 64%
 Single Guardian 67 9%
 Singles 159 22%
 Singles With Roommate 30 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 579 80%
 Households with Kids 142 20%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
13710
29817
3459
461117
571017
64812
77613
8101020
94812
1051015
11111021
12141024
1315823
1491120
156814
16141024
17101626
189110
1910818
204610

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56528 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 56528 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 56528 real estate data, the median home value of $200,000 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 56528. Rentals in 56528 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56528 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,673 100%
 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 394 23%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 270 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 57 3%
 Households Vacant 1,008 58%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 0.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.1%
 For Sale Only 26 2.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 0.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 935 92.8%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 33 3.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 11 19%
 2 Bedroom 7 12%
 3+ Bedroom 41 69%
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 $46,319 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 56528 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 56528 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. Most commuters in 56528 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 442 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 319 24%
 No Earnings 567 43%
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 442 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 319 24%
 No Earnings 567 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 579 87%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 25 4%
 Worked at Home 62 9%
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 56 9%
 High School Graduate 386 61%
 Associate's degree 50 8%
 Bachelor's degree 101 16%
 Master's degree 19 3%
 Professional school degree 9 1%
 Doctorate degree 7 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 159 76%
 Enrolled in Private School 14 7%
 Not Enrolled in School 35 17%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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