Buffalo Lake, MN 55314 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 55314: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Buffalo Lake, MN 55314

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Renville County
  • Centroid: Latitude 44.738, Longitude -94.626
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 55314 has segments in 2 Counties (Renville, Sibley).

  • Businesses Addresses: 38
  • PO Box Addresses: 155
  • Residential Addresses: 363
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 22
    • Single Family Addresses: 341

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Database updated: August 1, 2018, Maps updated: August 1, 2018.

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  2. Growth Rates for 55314 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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Buffalo Lake, MN 55314 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 1,278
Population in Households 1,218
Population in Familes 997
Population in Group Qrtrs 60
Population Density2 17
Diversity Index3 26


Median Household Income $57,921
Average Household Income $74,300
Per Capita Income $30,081


Total Housing Units 622 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 432 (69.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 75 (12.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 115 (18.5%)
Median Home Value $163,107
Average Home Value $183,970


Total Households 507
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 342
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -0.09% -0.41%
Households -0.05% -0.4%
Families -0.21% -0.47%
Median Household Income   2.29%
Per Capita Income   3.11%

Buffalo Lake, MN 55314 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 55314 to the other 881 ZIP Codes in Minnesota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 524 41st
Population Density # 547 38th
Diversity Index # 221 75th
Median Household Income # 411 53rd
Per Capita Income # 493 44th

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