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ZIP Code 56549

Primary City:Hawley, MN (View All Cities)
County: Clay County
Timezone: Central (7:05pm)
Area code: 218 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.9, -96.3
ZIP (~19 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56549

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56549. 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 56549. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56549, 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:
Hawley, MN
Acceptable:
Rollag
Unacceptable:
Dale

Stats and Demographics for the 56549 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56549 is located in west 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 56549 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults 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 56549 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,508
Population Density 22 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,963
Median Home Value $166,900
Land Area 208.70 sq mi
Water Area 4.16 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,739
Median Household Income $62,019

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 39


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5177153330
5-9172171343
10-14193170363
15-19168148316
20-249061151
25-29120121241
30-34151149300
35-39142157299
40-44152148300
45-49170170340
50-54183169352
55-59154147301
60-64128117245
65-699187178
70-747982161
75-79474996
80-84365591
85 Plus4259101

Gender

 Male 2,295 51%
 Female 2,213 49%
Gender

Race

 White 4,369 96.9%
 Black Or African American 8 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 30 0.7%
 Asian 29 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 10 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 62 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24151833
25-3419862260
35-4426746313
45-5434545390
55-6427528303
65-7418435219
75-849935134
85 Plus414687

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,089 63%
 Single Guardian 177 10%
 Singles 418 24%
 Singles With Roommate 55 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,112 64%
 Households with Kids 627 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1322759
2283967
3433780
4472774
5323062
6423678
7313768
8353166
9323769
10393574
11373774
12343367
13442771
14393877
15382765
16393574
17404282
18362460
19152035
2020929

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56549 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 56549 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 56549 real estate data, the median home value of $166,900 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 56549. Rentals in 56549 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56549 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,497 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 11 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 975 50%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 449 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 315 16%
 Households Vacant 224 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 18 8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 13 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 156 70%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 29 13%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 39 14%
 1 Bedroom 41 14%
 2 Bedroom 137 48%
 3+ Bedroom 68 24%
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 $62,019 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 56549 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. However, that is not the case in 56549. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,686 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 858 26%
 No Earnings 768 23%
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 1,686 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 858 26%
 No Earnings 768 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,001 88.9%
 Public transportation 1 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 2 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 39 1.7%
 Worked at Home 207 9.2%
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 76 5%
 High School Graduate 863 58%
 Associate's degree 155 10%
 Bachelor's degree 281 19%
 Master's degree 73 5%
 Professional school degree 24 2%
 Doctorate degree 18 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 894 83.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 31 2.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 143 13.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56549

ZIP Code 56549 is in the Lake Agassiz Special Ed. Coop. School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56549.

Intensive Interagency Program
705 7th St South Room 125
Hawley, MN 56549
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Lake Agassiz Special Ed. Coop. School District
Hawley Elementary
915 7th St
Hawley, MN 56549
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hawley Public School District
Spring Prairie Elementary
6189 170th St North
Hawley, MN 56549
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hawley Public School District
Hawley Secondary
714 Joseph St
Hawley, MN 56549
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hawley Public School District

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