55943 is the zip code for

Houston, MN

Total population
3,059
Housing units
1,395
Land area
(sq. miles)
170.36
Density
(people per sq. mile)
17.96
Water area
(sq. miles)
1.19

Demographic data for zip code 55943

Gender:

Male
1,529
Female
1,530
Median age
Male
43.20
Female
45.50
Gender

Households:

Total households
1,253
Family households
856
Nonfamily households
397
Average household size
2.39
Average family size
2.90
Households

Housing units:

Total housing units
1,395
Occupied housing units
1,253
Owner-occupied
1,048
Renter-occupied
205
Vacant housing units
142
Housing units

Age:

Under 5 years
197
5 to 9 years
206
10 to 14 years
184
15 to 19 years
195
20 to 24 years
99
25 to 34 years
308
35 to 44 years
368
45 to 54 years
513
55 to 59 years
243
60 to 64 years
206
65 to 74 years
269
75 to 84 years
178
85 years and over
93
Median age
44.30
Age

Race:

White
3,012
Hispanic or Latino
8
Black or African American
0
Asian
11
American Indian & Alaska Native
8
Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander
0
Other (One Race)
0
Two or More Races
20
Race
* Based on 2010, 2000 U.S. Census data

Economic data for zip code 55943

Employment status:

Population
(16 years and over)
2,412
Civilian labor force
1,608
Employed
1,496
Unemployed
112
Armed Forces
2
Not in labor force
802
Percent Unemployed
7.0%
Employment status

Commuting to work:

Workers
(16 years and over)
1,477
Car, truck, or van
Drove alone
1,119
Carpooled
156
Public transportation
(excluding taxicab)
2
Walked
63
Other means
9
Worked at home
128
Mean travel time
26.4 min.
Commuting to work

Occupation:

Civilian employed population
(16 years and over)
1,496
Management / business / science / arts
478
Service
228
Sales / office
291
Natural resources / construction / maintenance
207
Production / transportation / material moving
292
Occupation

Industry:

Civilian employed population
(16 years and over)
1,496
Agriculture / forestry / fishing / hunting / mining
127
Construction
119
Manufacturing
283
Wholesale trade
52
Retail trade
117
Transportation / warehousing / utilities
76
Information
49
Finance / insurance / real estate / rental / leasing
56
Professional / scientific / management / administrative / waste management services
60
Educational services / health care / social assistance
360
Arts / entertainment / recreation / accommodation / food services
79
Public administration
37
Other services
81
Industry

Class of worker:

Civilian employed population
(16 years and over)
1,496
Private wage & salary workers
1,138
Government workers
157
Self-employed
(in own not incorporated business)
197
Unpaid family workers
4
Class of worker

Income:

Total households
1,236
Less than $10,000
44
$10,000 to $14,999
70
$15,000 to $24,999
107
$25,000 to $34,999
129
$35,000 to $49,999
218
$50,000 to $74,999
325
$75,000 to $99,999
174
$100,000 to $149,999
126
$150,000 to $199,999
25
$200,000 or more
18
Median household income
$53,446
Mean household income
$61,191
Percentage of people whose income in the past 12 months is below the poverty level
8.9%
Income
* Based on 2007-2011 American Community Survey 5-year estimates

Public schools in 55943

Name & AddressPhone# of studentsFree lunchPupils per teacher
Houston Elementary
310 S Sherman
(507) 896-37082274714.4
Houston Secondary
306 W Elm Street
(507) 896-31612193013.9
Minnesota Virtual Academy
306 W Elm Street
(Other/Alternative School)
(507) 896-33786122739.7
Mn Center For Online Learning
306 W Elm Street
(Other/Alternative School)
(507) 896-3378921113.9
Ridgeway Community School
35564 County Road 12
(507) 454-9566801312.1
Summit Learning Program
306 W Elm Street
(Other/Alternative School)
(507) 896-316120810.0

Public libraries around Houston, MN

NameAddress
Hokah Public Library
WWW.CITYOFHOKAH.COM
57 Main
Hokah, MN 55941
Kasson Public Library
www.selco.info
16 First Avenue Nw
Kasson, MN 55944
Kenyon Public Library709 2nd Street
Kenyon, MN 55946
La Crescent Public Library
www.lacrescent.lib.mn.us
321 Main Street
La Crescent, MN 55947
Lanesboro Public Library
www.lanesboro.lib.mn.us
202 Parkway Ave. S.
Lanesboro, MN 55949
Houston Public Library
houston.govoffice.com
202 East Cedar Street
Houston, MN 55943

Hospitals and Medical Centers around 55943

NameAddressPhone# of beds
Saint Marys Hospital1216 Second Street Sw
Rochester, MN 55902
(507) 255-5123797
Rochester Methodist Hospital201 West Center Street
Rochester, MN 55902
(507) 266-7890335
Olmsted Medical Center
www.olmmed.org
1650 Fourth Street Se
Rochester, MN 55904
(507) 288-344363
Austin Medical Center1000 First Drive Nw
Austin, MN 55912
(507) 437-455178
Tweeten Health Services125 Fifth Avenue Se
Spring Grove, MN 55974
(507) 498-321180
Saint Elizabeth Medical Center
www.ministryhealthcare.org
1200 Grant Boulevard West
Wabasha, MN 55981
(651) 565-4531145
Winona Health
www.winonahealth.org
855 Mankato Avenue
Winona, MN 55987
(507) 454-365076
Zumbrota Health Care383 West Fifth Street
Zumbrota, MN 55992
(507) 732-513194

Restaurants, dining rooms and coffee shops in 55943

Restaurant nameAddressCuisinePhone
Sub Zero Pizza101 E Maple
Houston, MN 55943
Pizza507-896-2452

Crime rates

Crime rates in Houston, MN:

Total
13
Violent Crime
0
Murder & Manslaughter
0
Forcible Rape
0
Robbery
0
Aggravated Assault
1
Property Crime
13
Burglary
0
Larceny & Theft
13
Motor Vehicle Theft
0
Arson
0
Houston, MN

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