New Richland, MN 56072 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 56072: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
New Richland, MN 56072

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 61
  • Single Family Addresses: 783
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 23
  • County: Waseca County
  • Centroid: Latitude 43.897, Longitude -93.489
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 56072 has segments in 2 Counties (Freeborn, Waseca).

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New Richland, MN 56072 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 2,420
Daytime Population: Workers 475
Daytime Population: Residents 1,179
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,654
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.68
Population in Households 2,361
Population in Familes 1,954
Population in Group Qrtrs 59
Population Density2 19
Diversity Index3 10


Median Household Income $56,793
Average Household Income $71,226
Per Capita Income $28,312


Total Housing Units 1,137 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 791 (69.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 162 (14.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 184 (16.2%)
Median Home Value $145,216
Average Home Value $180,499


Total Households 953
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 655
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 -0.07% -0.07%
Households -0.04% -0.06%
Families -0.13% -0.09%
Median Household Income   2.64%
Per Capita Income   3.3%

New Richland, MN 56072 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 56072 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 # 380 57th
Population Density # 518 41st
Diversity Index # 602 31st
Median Household Income # 414 53rd
Per Capita Income # 554 37th

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