Austin, MN 55912 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 55912: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Austin, MN 55912

Acceptable Alternative
Mapleview, MN 55912
Nicolville, MN 55912

Not Acceptable, USPS
Andyville, MN 55912

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Mower County
  • Centroid: Latitude 43.667, Longitude -92.979
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 55912 has segments in 2 Counties (Freeborn, Mower).

  • Businesses Addresses: 852
  • PO Box Addresses: 162
  • Residential Addresses: 12,053
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,594
    • Single Family Addresses: 10,459

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Database updated: May 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Austin, MN 55912 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 28,931
Daytime Population: Workers 16,119
Daytime Population: Residents 14,533
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 30,652
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.06
Population in Households 28,419
Population in Familes 22,018
Population in Group Qrtrs 512
Population Density2 150
Diversity Index3 48


Median Household Income $49,655
Average Household Income $64,956
Per Capita Income $26,540


Total Housing Units 12,705 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,111 (63.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,634 (28.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 960 ( 7.6%)
Median Home Value $105,550
Average Home Value $148,191


Total Households 11,745
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 7,241
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 0.1% 0.09%
Households 0.01% 0.04%
Families -0.08% -0.03%
Median Household Income   2.29%
Per Capita Income   3.33%

Austin, MN 55912 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 55912 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 # 55 94th
Population Density # 216 76th
Diversity Index # 80 91st
Median Household Income # 668 24th
Per Capita Income # 682 23rd

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