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, 2017)


Total Population 3,953
Population in Households 3,923
Population in Familes 3,330
Population in Group Qrtrs 30
Population Density1 20
Diversity Index2 6


Total Households 1,534
Average Household Size 2.56
Family Households 1,087
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,670 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,272 (76.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 262 (15.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 136 ( 8.1%)
Median Home Value $142,771
Average Home Value $162,068


Median Household Income $60,101
Average Household Income $74,408
Per Capita Income $29,026
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.99% 1.22%
Households 0.91% 1.11%
Families 0.8% 1.05%
Median Household Income   1.92%
Per Capita Income   2.47%
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 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 # 290 67th
Population Density1 # 511 42nd
Diversity Index2 # 805 9th
Median Household Income # 311 65th
Per Capita Income # 487 45th

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