Blue Earth, MN 56013 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 56013: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Blue Earth, MN 56013

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 248
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,785
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 198
  • County: Faribault County
  • Centroid: Latitude 43.643, Longitude -94.093
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 56013 has segments in 2 Counties (Faribault, Martin).

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Blue Earth, MN 56013 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 4,403
Population in Households 4,236
Population in Familes 3,370
Population in Group Qrtrs 167
Population Density1 26
Diversity Index2 20


Total Households 1,896
Average Household Size 2.23
Family Households 1,205
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,179 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,439 (66.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 457 (21.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 283 (13.0%)
Median Home Value $99,851
Average Home Value $133,530


Median Household Income $45,202
Average Household Income $58,420
Per Capita Income $25,570
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.46% -0.3%
Households -0.31% -0.21%
Families -0.44% -0.28%
Median Household Income   1.23%
Per Capita Income   1.46%
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.

Blue Earth, MN 56013 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 56013 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 # 275 69th
Population Density1 # 439 50th
Diversity Index2 # 279 68th
Median Household Income # 720 18th
Per Capita Income # 677 23rd

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