Belle Plaine, MN 56011 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 56011: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Belle Plaine, MN 56011

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Scott County
  • Centroid: Latitude 44.629, Longitude -93.779
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 56011 has segments in 4 Counties (Carver, Le Sueur, Scott, Sibley).

  • Businesses Addresses: 176
  • PO Box Addresses: 52
  • Residential Addresses: 3,549
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 273
    • Single Family Addresses: 3,276

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

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Belle Plaine, MN 56011 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 9,383
Daytime Population: Workers 1,936
Daytime Population: Residents 4,503
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 6,439
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.69
Population in Households 9,160
Population in Familes 7,776
Population in Group Qrtrs 223
Population Density2 96
Diversity Index3 17


Median Household Income $73,131
Average Household Income $86,985
Per Capita Income $31,402


Total Housing Units 3,509 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,735 (77.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 601 (17.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 173 ( 4.9%)
Median Home Value $205,707
Average Home Value $250,055


Total Households 3,336
Average Household Size 2.75
Family Households 2,428
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 1.11% 1.58%
Households 1.09% 1.56%
Families 0.98% 1.49%
Median Household Income   1.6%
Per Capita Income   2.45%

Belle Plaine, MN 56011 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 56011 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 # 172 81st
Population Density # 249 72nd
Diversity Index # 353 60th
Median Household Income # 131 85th
Per Capita Income # 317 64th

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