Tyler, MN 56178 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 56178: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Tyler, MN 56178

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Lincoln County
  • Centroid: Latitude 44.274, Longitude -96.136
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 56178 has segments in 2 Counties (Lincoln, Lyon).

  • Businesses Addresses: 81
  • PO Box Addresses: 214
  • Residential Addresses: 539
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 64
    • Single Family Addresses: 475

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

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Tyler, MN 56178 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 1,801
Population in Households 1,753
Population in Familes 1,393
Population in Group Qrtrs 48
Population Density2 20
Diversity Index3 13


Median Household Income $52,143
Average Household Income $68,397
Per Capita Income $29,687


Total Housing Units 863 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 601 (69.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 173 (20.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 89 (10.3%)
Median Home Value $106,532
Average Home Value $146,797


Total Households 774
Average Household Size 2.26
Family Households 475
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% 0.22%
Households 0.21% 0.26%
Families 0.03% 0.17%
Median Household Income   2.06%
Per Capita Income   3.48%

Tyler, MN 56178 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 56178 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 # 446 49th
Population Density # 510 42nd
Diversity Index # 475 46th
Median Household Income # 622 30th
Per Capita Income # 523 41st

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