Madison, MN 56256 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 56256: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Madison, MN 56256

Acceptable Alternative
Louisburg, MN 56256

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 131
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,073
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 116
  • County: Lac Qui Parle County
  • Centroid: Latitude 45.166, Longitude -96.171
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Madison, MN 56256 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 2,564
Population in Households 2,476
Population in Familes 1,965
Population in Group Qrtrs 88
Population Density1 11
Diversity Index2 12


Total Households 1,153
Average Household Size 2.15
Family Households 719
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,392 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 905 (65.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 248 (17.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 239 (17.2%)
Median Home Value $78,661
Average Home Value $117,099


Median Household Income $50,200
Average Household Income $66,971
Per Capita Income $30,491
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.35% -0.6%
Households -0.36% -0.58%
Families -0.5% -0.68%
Median Household Income   0.98%
Per Capita Income   1.61%
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.

Madison, MN 56256 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 56256 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 # 369 58th
Population Density1 # 683 23rd
Diversity Index2 # 488 44th
Median Household Income # 599 32nd
Per Capita Income # 306 65th

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