Lakefield, MN 56150 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 56150: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Lakefield, MN 56150

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Jackson County
  • Centroid: Latitude 43.672, Longitude -95.168
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 112
  • PO Box Addresses: 443
  • Residential Addresses: 754
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 44
    • Single Family Addresses: 710

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

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Lakefield, MN 56150 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 2,771
Population in Households 2,739
Population in Familes 2,197
Population in Group Qrtrs 32
Population Density2 15
Diversity Index3 13


Median Household Income $50,405
Average Household Income $64,991
Per Capita Income $27,896


Total Housing Units 1,353 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 959 (70.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 225 (16.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 169 (12.5%)
Median Home Value $97,071
Average Home Value $160,219


Total Households 1,184
Average Household Size 2.31
Family Households 763
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 0.04% -0.39%
Households -0.07% -0.49%
Families -0.22% -0.58%
Median Household Income   1.98%
Per Capita Income   2.53%

Lakefield, MN 56150 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 56150 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 # 362 59th
Population Density # 574 35th
Diversity Index # 483 45th
Median Household Income # 677 23rd
Per Capita Income # 652 26th

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