Barnesville, MN 56514 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 56514: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Barnesville, MN 56514

Acceptable Alternative
Downer, MN 56514

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 113
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,252
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 34
  • County: Clay County
  • Centroid: Latitude 46.67, Longitude -96.392
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 56514 has segments in 3 Counties (Clay, Otter Tail, Wilkin).

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Barnesville, MN 56514 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 3,837
Population in Households 3,807
Population in Familes 3,234
Population in Group Qrtrs 30
Population Density1 19
Diversity Index2 6


Total Households 1,496
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 1,062
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,610 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,246 (77.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 250 (15.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 114 ( 7.1%)
Median Home Value $132,772
Average Home Value $150,201


Median Household Income $58,130
Average Household Income $72,153
Per Capita Income $28,288
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.75% 0.99%
Households 0.72% 0.96%
Families 0.62% 0.89%
Median Household Income   0.07%
Per Capita Income   1.12%
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.

Barnesville, MN 56514 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 56514 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 # 292 67th
Population Density1 # 521 41st
Diversity Index2 # 801 9th
Median Household Income # 303 66th
Per Capita Income # 453 49th

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