Rushford, MN 55971 ZIP Code Profile


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ZIP Code 55971: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Rushford, MN 55971

Acceptable Alternative
Rushford Village, MN 55971
Rushford Vlg, MN 55971

Not Acceptable, USPS
Bratsberg, MN 55971
Hart, MN 55971
South Rushford, MN 55971

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 126
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,014
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 36
  • County: Fillmore County
  • Centroid: Latitude 43.798, Longitude -91.757
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 55971 has segments in 3 Counties (Fillmore, Houston, Winona).

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Rushford, MN 55971 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 2,949
Population in Households 2,877
Population in Familes 2,404
Population in Group Qrtrs 72
Population Density1 37
Diversity Index2 5


Total Households 1,170
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 817
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,263 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 922 (73.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 248 (19.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 93 ( 7.4%)
Median Home Value $146,988
Average Home Value $189,751


Median Household Income $54,997
Average Household Income $65,899
Per Capita Income $26,627
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.54% 0.5%
Households 0.6% 0.54%
Families 0.48% 0.46%
Median Household Income   0.61%
Per Capita Income   1.59%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood 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.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Rushford, MN 55971 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 55971 to the other 880 ZIP Codes in Minnesota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 346 61st
Population Density1 # 371 58th
Diversity Index2 # 823 7th
Median Household Income # 404 54th
Per Capita Income # 598 32nd

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