Herman, MN 56248 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 56248: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Herman, MN 56248

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 33
  • Single Family Addresses: 203
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 31
  • County: Grant County
  • Centroid: Latitude 45.809, Longitude -96.138
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 56248 has segments in 2 Counties (Grant, Traverse).

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Herman, MN 56248 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 748
Daytime Population: Workers 256
Daytime Population: Residents 373
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 629
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.84
Population in Households 743
Population in Familes 596
Population in Group Qrtrs 5
Population Density2 6
Diversity Index3 14


Median Household Income $57,469
Average Household Income $74,041
Per Capita Income $34,227


Total Housing Units 419 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 289 (69.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 56 (13.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 74 (17.7%)
Median Home Value $116,228
Average Home Value $144,983


Total Households 345
Average Household Size 2.15
Family Households 223
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 -0.09% -0.08%
Households -0.08% -0.06%
Families -0.18% -0.18%
Median Household Income   3.51%
Per Capita Income   3.8%

Herman, MN 56248 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 56248 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 # 642 27th
Population Density # 770 13th
Diversity Index # 434 51st
Median Household Income # 387 56th
Per Capita Income # 193 78th

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