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ZIP Code 55008

Primary City:Cambridge, MN (View All Cities)
County: Isanti County
Timezone: Central (6:19pm)
Coordinates:45.6, -93.3
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 55008

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 55008. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 55008. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 55008, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Cambridge, MN
Unacceptable:
Edgewood, Spectacle Lake

Stats and Demographics for the 55008 ZIP Code

ZIP code 55008 is located in central Minnesota and covers a slightly higher than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 55008 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 55008 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,685
Population Density 146 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,098
Median Home Value $165,100
Land Area 100.50 sq mi
Water Area 4.59 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,545
Median Household Income $53,727

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male545535503495456444488458456566541463346242238138132138
Female492500518493400485443467468564535449376323260211215302
Total1,0371,0351,0219888569299319259241,1301,076912722565498349347440

Gender

 Male 7,184 49%
 Female 7,501 51%
Gender

Race

 White 14,052 95.7%
 Black Or African American 107 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 78 0.5%
 Asian 158 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 10 0.1%
 Other Race 52 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 228 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner855697661,045838578326101
Renter12824621419413177102145
Total2138159801,239969655428246

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,999 54%
 Single Guardian 828 15%
 Singles 1,398 25%
 Singles With Roommate 320 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,619 65%
 Households with Kids 1,926 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male9811213011311411610495106941189294105106106107918596
Female89981081078890117101104108105971159310212090968557
Total187210238220202206221196210202223189209198208226197187170153

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 55008 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 55008 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1970s. Looking at 55008 real estate data, the median home value of $165,100 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 55008. Rentals in 55008 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 55008 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14,317 97.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 41 0.3%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 244 1.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 83 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,268 54%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,040 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,237 20%
 Households Vacant 553 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 110 19.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.5%
 For Sale Only 111 20.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 28 5.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 157 28.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 144 26.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 89 6%
 1 Bedroom 419 30%
 2 Bedroom 445 32%
 3+ Bedroom 435 31%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $53,727 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 55008 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 55008 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,544 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,531 30%
 No Earnings 3,636 31%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,544 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,531 30%
 No Earnings 3,636 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,146 88.1%
 Public transportation 94 1.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 26 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 264 3.8%
 Worked at Home 449 6.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 510 10.8%
 High School Graduate 3,012 63.6%
 Associate's degree 416 8.8%
 Bachelor's degree 477 10.1%
 Master's degree 206 4.4%
 Professional school degree 88 1.9%
 Doctorate degree 25 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,652 83.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 182 5.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 335 10.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 55008

ZIP Code 55008 is in the Oak Land Vocational Cooperatve School District. There are 14 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 55008.

Oak Land Vocational Center
625c Main St North
Cambridge, MN 55008
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Oak Land Vocational Cooperatve School District
Cambridge Alc West
625c Main St North
Cambridge, MN 55008
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Oak Land Vocational Cooperatve School District
Rum River South
801 20th Ave NE
Cambridge, MN 55008
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Rum River Special Education Coop School District
Cambridge Primary School
310 North Elm St
Cambridge, MN 55008
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cambridge-Isanti Public School District
Cambridge Intermediate School
428 NW 2nd Ave
Cambridge, MN 55008
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cambridge-Isanti Public School District
Cambridge Middle School
31374 Xylite St NE
Cambridge, MN 55008
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Cambridge-Isanti Public School District
Cambridge Alc East
626 North Main St
Cambridge, MN 55008
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Oak Land Vocational Cooperatve School District
Oak Land Alc West
625c North Main St
Cambridge, MN 55008
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Oak Land Vocational Cooperatve School District
Cambridge-Isanti High School
430 NW 8th Ave
Cambridge, MN 55008
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Cambridge-Isanti Public School District
Mn Specialty Health Sys-Cambridge
1425 East Rum River Dr South
Cambridge, MN 55008
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Cambridge-Isanti Public School District
Moving Forward
626 Main St North
Cambridge, MN 55008
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Cambridge-Isanti Public School District
Calvary Baptist Academy
33525 Jefferson St NE
Cambridge, MN 55008
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Cambridge Christian School
2211 Old Main St S
Cambridge, MN 55008
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
St Scholastica Hsc Academy
315 Fern St
Cambridge, MN 55008
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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