Echo, MN 56237 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 56237: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Echo, MN 56237

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 13
  • Single Family Addresses: 169
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Yellow Medicine County
  • Centroid: Latitude 44.618, Longitude -95.414
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Echo, MN 56237 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 563
Population in Households 562
Population in Familes 477
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density1 9
Diversity Index2 21


Total Households 237
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 170
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 272 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 198 (72.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 39 (14.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 35 (12.9%)
Median Home Value $97,115
Average Home Value $141,162


Median Household Income $54,928
Average Household Income $68,805
Per Capita Income $28,969
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.75% -0.68%
Households -0.53% -0.6%
Families -0.64% -0.6%
Median Household Income   2.17%
Per Capita Income   1.87%
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.

Echo, MN 56237 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 56237 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 # 688 22nd
Population Density1 # 722 18th
Diversity Index2 # 267 70th
Median Household Income # 409 54th
Per Capita Income # 409 54th

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