Lanesboro, MN 55949 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 55949: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Lanesboro, MN 55949

Acceptable Alternative
Whalan, MN 55949

Not Acceptable, USPS
Highland, MN 55949

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 71
  • Single Family Addresses: 689
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 43
  • County: Fillmore County
  • Centroid: Latitude 43.717, Longitude -92.007
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Lanesboro, MN 55949 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,812
Daytime Population: Workers 827
Daytime Population: Residents 815
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,642
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.91
Population in Households 1,802
Population in Familes 1,440
Population in Group Qrtrs 10
Population Density2 16
Diversity Index3 9


Median Household Income $48,731
Average Household Income $65,152
Per Capita Income $28,652


Total Housing Units 1,023 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 620 (60.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 174 (17.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 229 (22.4%)
Median Home Value $163,750
Average Home Value $235,524


Total Households 794
Average Household Size 2.27
Family Households 510
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.22% 0.36%
Households 0.26% 0.4%
Families 0.08% 0.31%
Median Household Income   1.48%
Per Capita Income   2.95%

Lanesboro, MN 55949 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 55949 to the other 883 ZIP Codes in Minnesota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 443 50th
Population Density # 560 36th
Diversity Index # 711 20th
Median Household Income # 685 23rd
Per Capita Income # 515 42nd

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