Nielsville, MN 56568 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 56568: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Nielsville, MN 56568

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Polk County
  • Centroid: Latitude 47.544, Longitude -96.717
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 56568 has segments in 2 Counties (Norman, Polk).

  • Businesses Addresses: 2
  • PO Box Addresses: 27
  • Residential Addresses: 47
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 47

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

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Nielsville, MN 56568 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 179
Population in Households 179
Population in Familes 145
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 4
Diversity Index3 25


Median Household Income $45,938
Average Household Income $58,428
Per Capita Income $27,745


Total Housing Units 109 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 74 (67.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 11 (10.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 24 (22.0%)
Median Home Value $80,556
Average Home Value $111,824


Total Households 85
Average Household Size 2.11
Family Households 56
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 1.29% 0.99%
Households 1.21% 0.92%
Families 1.14% 0.7%
Median Household Income   2.67%
Per Capita Income   3.96%

Nielsville, MN 56568 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 56568 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 # 821 7th
Population Density # 829 6th
Diversity Index # 225 75th
Median Household Income # 773 12th
Per Capita Income # 668 24th

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