Mankato, MN 56003 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 56003: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Mankato, MN 56003

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North Mankato, MN 56003

Not Acceptable, USPS
N Mankato, MN 56003
No Mankato, MN 56003

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Nicollet County
  • Centroid: Latitude 44.186, Longitude -94.056
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 267
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 6,327
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,303
    • Single Family Addresses: 5,024

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

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Mankato, MN 56003 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 14,951
Daytime Population: Workers 9,379
Daytime Population: Residents 6,052
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 15,431
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.03
Population in Households 14,900
Population in Familes 11,642
Population in Group Qrtrs 51
Population Density2 331
Diversity Index3 19


Median Household Income $64,167
Average Household Income $79,844
Per Capita Income $33,424


Total Housing Units 6,499 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,451 (68.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,795 (27.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 253 ( 3.9%)
Median Home Value $182,515
Average Home Value $209,796


Total Households 6,246
Average Household Size 2.39
Family Households 4,018
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 0.52% 0.54%
Households 0.63% 0.6%
Families 0.55% 0.56%
Median Household Income   2.49%
Per Capita Income   2.66%

Mankato, MN 56003 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 56003 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 # 134 85th
Population Density # 168 81st
Diversity Index # 308 65th
Median Household Income # 216 76th
Per Capita Income # 234 74th

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