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56161 Zip Code (Okabena, MN) Detailed Profile




City: Okabena, MN (0.63%)
County: Jackson County, MN
Estimated zip code population in 2017: 369
Zip code population in 2010: 400
Zip code population in 2000: 477

Houses and condos: 176
Renter-occupied apartments: 13
% of renters here:

8%
State:

28%
March 2019 cost of living index in zip code 56161: 85.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 32.5 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.3 sq. mi.
Population density: 11 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 56161
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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2017:
This zip code:

1.5% ($1,405)
Minnesota:

1.1% ($2,445)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,442 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,369 (1.7%)

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Males: 183  (49.7%)
Females: 185  (50.3%)

For population 25 years and over in 56161:

  • High school or higher: 91.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.9%
  • Unemployed: 1.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 56161:

  • Never married: 17.3%
  • Now married: 64.2%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 9.6%
  • Divorced: 8.2%

Zip code 56161 compared to state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
  • Races in zip code 56161 (2017)
    • 37578.6%White
    • 183.8%Hispanic or Latino
    • 40.8%Two or more races
    • 20.4%Black
    • 10.2%Asian
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Estimated median house/condo value in 2017: $91,876
56161:

$91,876
Minnesota:

$224,000
Median resident age:
This zip code:

46.2 years
Minnesota median age:

37.9 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.4 people
Minnesota:

2.5 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 56161, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $45,852 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$45,852
State:

$67,192

Salary/wage: $34,033 (reported on 78.3% of returns)
Here:

$34,033
State:

$55,182
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 73.1% for AGIs below $25k, 72.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 69.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 112.5% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,490 (reported on 43.5% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,490
Minnesota:

$1,664
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.9% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Ordinary dividends: $560 (reported on 21.7% of returns)
Here:

$560
State:

$5,665

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$480 (reported on 21.7% of returns)
Here:

+$480
State:

+$16,131

Profit/loss from business: +$6,700 (reported on 17.4% of returns)
Here:

+$6,700
State:

+$12,430

Total itemized deductions: $17,425 (22% of AGI, reported on 17.4% of returns)
Here:

$17,425
State:

$24,665

Here:

22.3% of AGI
State:

19.6% of AGI

Charity contributions: $3,550 (reported on 8.7% of returns)
Here:

$3,550
State:

$3,948

Taxes paid: $6,875 (reported on 17.4% of returns)
56161:

$6,875
State:

$10,589

Earned income credit: $1,733 (reported on 13.0% of returns)
Here:

$1,733
State:

$2,037
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.7% for AGIs below $25k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 73.9%
Here:

74%
State:

55%
(% for various income ranges: 75.0% for AGIs below $25k, 66.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 100.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 100.0% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 56161, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $36,736 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$36,736
State:

$53,560

Salary/wage: $27,216 (reported on 82.2% of returns)
Here:

$27,216
State:

$46,177
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 90.7% for AGIs below $10k, 63.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 71.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 64.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 45.3% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $926 (reported on 69.0% of returns)
This zip code:

$926
Minnesota:

$1,796
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.7% for AGIs below $10k, 3.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.1% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Taxable dividends: $770 (reported on 31.0% of returns)
Here:

$770
State:

$3,096
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.2% for AGIs below $10k, 0.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.6% for AGIs $50k-75k)

Profit/loss from business: +$3,900 (reported on 15.2% of returns)
Here:

+$3,900
State:

+$10,442

Profit/loss from farming: +$7,564 (reported on 19.8% of returns)
Here +$7,564
State -$962

IRA payment deduction: $3,200 (reported on 5.1% of returns)
56161:

$3,200
Minnesota:

$2,955

Total itemized deductions: $14,435 (18% of AGI, reported on 11.7% of returns)
Here:

$14,435
State:

$20,035

Here:

18.3% of AGI
State:

21.3% of AGI

Charity contributions deductions: $1,421 (2% of AGI, reported on 9.6% of returns)
Here:

$1,421
State:

$3,333

Here:

2.3% of AGI
State:

3.4% of AGI

Total tax: $3,822 (reported on 77.2% of returns)
56161:

$3,822
State:

$8,485
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.9% for AGIs below $10k, 5.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 5.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 9.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.8% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Earned income credit: $1,550 (reported on 10.2% of returns)
Here:

$1,550
State:

$1,523

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 81.2%
Here:

81%
State:

59%
(% for various income ranges: 71.1% for AGIs below $10k, 78.8% for AGIs $10k-25k, 82.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 84.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 100.0% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Estimated median household income in 2017:
This zip code:

$55,860
Minnesota:

$68,388
Okabena, MN (56161) map Nearest zip codes: 56137, 56119, 56150, 56167, 56101, 56187.
Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

43.9%
Minnesota:

48.6%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

4.5%
Minnesota:

6.9%
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 12
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 144


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 1 (1 now married, 0 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 57 (39 now married, 17 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 56161 with a mortgage: 63 (6 second mortgage)
Houses without a mortgage: 80

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $948
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $431

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2017:
This zip code:

6.2%
Whole state:

9.5%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2017:
This zip code:

5.2%
Whole state:

5.5%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

7.4
State:

7.0
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

6.1
State:

4.0
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Year house built
  • Year house built (houses)
  • 02014 or later
  • 02010 to 2013
  • 12000 to 2009
  • 101990 to 1999
  • 111980 to 1989
  • 221970 to 1979
  • 141960 to 1969
  • 191950 to 1959
  • 211940 to 1949
  • 761939 or earlier

Zip code 56161 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Okabena, MN (56161)
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Okabena, MN (56161)
  • 0no bedroom
  • 11 bedroom
  • 132 bedrooms
  • 773 bedrooms
  • 274 bedrooms
  • 85+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Okabena, MN (56161)
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Okabena, MN (56161)
  • 0no bedroom
  • 01 bedroom
  • 72 bedrooms
  • 43 bedrooms
  • 84 bedrooms
  • 15+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Okabena, MN (56161) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Okabena, MN (56161) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 2no vehicle
  • 211 vehicle
  • 702 vehicles
  • 333 vehicles
  • 104 vehicles
  • 95+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Okabena, MN (56161) in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Okabena, MN (56161) in renter-occupied apartments
  • 0no vehicle
  • 51 vehicle
  • 72 vehicles
  • 13 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

  • Zip code 56161 household income distribution in 2017

  • Zip code 56161 household income distribution in 2017
  • 4Less than $10,000
  • 4$10,000 to $14,999
  • 8$15,000 to $19,999
  • 5$20,000 to $24,999
  • 5$25,000 to $29,999
  • 12$30,000 to $34,999
  • 19$35,000 to $39,999
  • 3$40,000 to $44,999
  • 5$45,000 to $49,999
  • 13$50,000 to $59,999
  • 16$60,000 to $74,999
  • 25$75,000 to $99,999
  • 14$100,000 to $124,999
  • 4$125,000 to $149,999
  • 3$150,000 to $199,999
  • 5$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2017 in zip code 56161

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2017 in zip code 56161
  • 1Less than $10,000
  • 1$10,000 to $14,999
  • 6$30,000 to $34,999
  • 4$35,000 to $39,999
  • 6$40,000 to $49,999
  • 17$50,000 to $59,999
  • 11$60,000 to $69,999
  • 10$70,000 to $79,999
  • 5$80,000 to $89,999
  • 16$100,000 to $124,999
  • 7$125,000 to $149,999
  • 8$150,000 to $174,999
  • 12$175,000 to $199,999
  • 12$200,000 to $249,999
  • 2$250,000 to $299,999
  • 1$300,000 to $399,999
  • 2$500,000 to $749,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in zip code 56161

  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in zip code 56161
  • 2$350 to $399
  • 8No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2017: $773.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2017 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $79,431
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $25,924

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $91,876
56161:

$91,876
Minnesota:

$224,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $62,373 - $175,040

Mean price in 2017:

Detached houses: $119,143
Here:

$119,143
State:

$276,132
Owners and renters by unit type in zip code 56161
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 176

Unemployment: 1.9%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 56161

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 56161
  • 68.9%127Drove a car alone
  • 19.5%36Carpooled
  • 4.9%9Walked
  • 6.0%11Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 56161

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 56161
  • 18Less than 5 minutes
  • 195 to 9 minutes
  • 2710 to 14 minutes
  • 915 to 19 minutes
  • 2820 to 24 minutes
  • 2825 to 29 minutes
  • 2430 to 34 minutes
  • 335 to 39 minutes
  • 640 to 44 minutes
  • 345 to 59 minutes
  • 260 to 89 minutes
  • 290 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 51.1%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 369
  • In family households: 294 (67 male householders, 32 female householders)
    90 spouses, 84 children (82 natural, 3 adopted, 1 stepchildren), 0 grandchildren, 0 brothers or sisters, 4 parents, 15 other relatives, 0 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 74 (23 male householders (17 living alone)), 33 female householders (32 living alone)), 17 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 57 2-persons, 15 3-persons, 5 4-persons, 18 5-persons, 1 6-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 49 1-person, 2 2-persons, 4 4-persons

54 married couples with children.
8 single-parent households (8 men).

91.5% of residents of 56161 zip code speak English at home.
5.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (60% very well, 40% well).
1.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% very well).
0.8% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (67% very well, 33% not at all).

Foreign born population: 15 (4.2%)
(27.6% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

4.2%
Whole state:

8.7%
Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents
  • 27%Malaysia
  • 13%Bolivia
  • 7%Philippines
Most common first ancestries reported in 56161
  • 49%German
  • 7%American
  • 3%English
  • 1%Danish
  • 1%Italian
  • 1%Norwegian
  • 1%Scottish
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 12010 or later
  • 72000 to 2009
  • 51990 to 1999
  • 1Before 1990

Zip code 56161 topographic map

Facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • OKABENA WWTP (HONEYSUCKLE LN in OKABENA, MN)
    STATE MASTER (Minnesota Pollution Control Agency permits and compilance tracking) - PCS-MN0050288, NPDES NON-MAJOR
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    COMMUNITY WATER SYSTEM (SDWIS) - SDWIS-MN1320005 4, WATER TREATMENT PLANT
    Business SIC classification: SEWERAGE SYSTEMS
    Business NAICS classification: SEWAGE TREATMENT FACILITIES.
    Organizations: OKABENA CITY OF (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: CITY OF OKABENA
  • OKABENA FARMERS COOP (PO BOX 37 in OKABENA, MN)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    Business SIC classification: GRAIN AND FIELD BEANS
  • OKABENA FARM SUPPLY INCORPORATED (MAIN STREET in OKABENA, MN)
    COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Tracking inspections of insecticide, fungicide, and rodenticide, and toxic substances)

Zip code 56161 marital status for males
Zip code 56161 marital status for females

Most commonly used house heating fuel
  • 49.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 32.6%Utility gas
  • 8.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 7.8%Electricity
  • 2.6%Other fuel

Population in 1990: 606.

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 235
  • Northeast: 9
  • Midwest: 63
  • South: 4
  • West: 39

72% of the 56161 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 48% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Minnesota.

87% of the 56161 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 31% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 8% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 53% moved from different state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 3% moved from abroad.

Year householders moved into unit in Okabena, MN (56161)

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 7
Here:

17.1%
Minnesota:

10.7%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 1
Here:

4.8%
Minnesota:

7.9%
Students in private undergraduate colleges:
Here:

0.0%
Minnesota:

22.1%
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Class of Workers in 2017
Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months
  • Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)
  • 82,014Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
  • 46,515Education, training, and library occupations
  • 45,872Sales and related occupations
  • 38,436Management occupations
  • 36,992Office and administrative support occupations
  • 36,529Production occupations

Top industries in this zip code by the number of employees in 2005:

  • Finance and Insurance: Commercial Banking (5-9 employees: 1 establishment)
  • Other Services (except Public Administration): Religious Organizations (1-4: 2)
  • Other Services (except Public Administration): Commercial and Industrial Machinery and Equipment (except Automotive and Electronic) Repair and Maintenance (1-4: 1)
  • Other Services (except Public Administration): Civic and Social Organizations (1-4: 1)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Offices of Chiropractors (1-4: 1)
  • Other Services (except Public Administration): General Automotive Repair (1-4: 1)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability
Most common first names in zip code 56161 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Clara585.6 years
Dorothy475.3 years
Edward467.0 years
John482.5 years
Walter487.3 years
Alvin368.0 years
George380.7 years
Emil391.3 years
Elizabeth284.0 years
Ella294.5 years
Most common last names in zip code 56161 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Sievert684.1 years
Pomerenke676.8 years
Ruthenbeck490.7 years
Bayerkohler477.5 years
Benson485.5 years
Hotzler482.8 years
Lueck383.3 years
Silvrants379.7 years
Atz379.7 years
Kay392.3 years
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