Bowlus, MN 56314 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 56314: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Bowlus, MN 56314

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Elmdale, MN 56314

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 11
  • Single Family Addresses: 408
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Morrison County
  • Centroid: Latitude 45.77, Longitude -94.355
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Bowlus, MN 56314 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,153
Daytime Population: Workers 89
Daytime Population: Residents 502
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 591
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.51
Population in Households 1,153
Population in Familes 977
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 30
Diversity Index3 5


Median Household Income $61,118
Average Household Income $78,114
Per Capita Income $29,267


Total Housing Units 460 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 368 (80.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 64 (13.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 28 ( 6.1%)
Median Home Value $192,537
Average Home Value $223,234


Total Households 432
Average Household Size 2.67
Family Households 314
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 0.32% 0.26%
Households 0.32% 0.23%
Families 0.22% 0.19%
Median Household Income   2.99%
Per Capita Income   3.51%

Bowlus, MN 56314 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 56314 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 # 543 39th
Population Density # 406 54th
Diversity Index # 829 7th
Median Household Income # 280 68th
Per Capita Income # 472 47th

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