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ZIP Code 55117

Primary City:Saint Paul, MN (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: St. Paul
County: Ramsey County
Timezone: Central (5:59am)
Area code: 651 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.00, -93.10
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 55117

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 55117. 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 55117. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 55117, 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:
Saint Paul, MN
Acceptable:
Little Canada, Maplewood

Stats and Demographics for the 55117 ZIP Code

ZIP code 55117 is located in south Minnesota and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 55117 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 55117 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 41,649
Population Density 4,512 people per sq mi
Housing Units 17,000
Median Home Value $173,500
Land Area 9.23 sq mi
Water Area 0.62 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 15,815
Median Household Income $44,040

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 33

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,8561,5461,4321,6441,6551,7741,4461,2571,2551,3271,3321,119864561375310235194
Female1,7091,4371,3931,5461,8071,9471,4611,3111,2371,4081,4961,286985593495452423481
Total3,5652,9832,8253,1903,4623,7212,9072,5682,4922,7352,8282,4051,8491,154870762658675

Gender

 Male 20,182 48%
 Female 21,467 52%
Gender

Race

 White 23,004 55.2%
 Black Or African American 6,439 15.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 397 1.0%
 Asian 8,479 20.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.0%
 Other Race 1,607 3.9%
 Two Or More Races 1,717 4.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1221,2221,5382,0601,924976746302
Renter8721,9401,3711,216779334260153
Total9943,1622,9093,2762,7031,3101,006455

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,032 38%
 Single Guardian 3,616 23%
 Singles 4,909 31%
 Singles With Roommate 1,258 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 10,415 66%
 Households with Kids 5,400 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male384383376338296332313294311295253308276300345316367333283337
Female337347346312310292259280296274267277276299316296322331281266
Total721730722650606624572574607569520585552599661612689664564603

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 55117 has a small 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 55117 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 55117 real estate data, the median home value of $173,500 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 55117 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 55117 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 55117 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 41,316 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 32 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 152 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 149 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,587 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,303 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,925 41%
 Households Vacant 1,185 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 473 40%
 Rented & Unoccupied 29 2%
 For Sale Only 227 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 36 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 40 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 380 32%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 187 3%
 1 Bedroom 2,820 38%
 2 Bedroom 3,100 42%
 3+ Bedroom 1,336 18%
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 $44,040 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 55117 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Residents in ZIP code 55117 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 55117 can expect to fall in that range. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 12,288 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 10,051 30%
 No Earnings 10,754 32%
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 12,288 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 10,051 30%
 No Earnings 10,754 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 16,884 86.5%
 Public transportation 1,441 7.4%
 Taxicab 45 0.2%
 Motorcycle 6 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 524 2.7%
 Worked at Home 614 3.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,755 14%
 High School Graduate 6,155 51%
 Associate's degree 741 6%
 Bachelor's degree 2,293 19%
 Master's degree 860 7%
 Professional school degree 131 1%
 Doctorate degree 253 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7,603 78.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 904 9.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,166 12.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 55117

ZIP Code 55117 is in the Northeast Metro 916 School District. There are 26 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 55117.

Alp @ Capitol View Center
70 West County Rd B2
Little Canada, MN 55117
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Northeast Metro 916 School District
Project Return
70 West County Rd B2
Little Canada, MN 55117
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Northeast Metro 916 School District
Creative Alternatives Program
70 West County Rd B2
Little Canada, MN 55117
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Northeast Metro 916 School District
Harambee Elementary
30 East County Rd B
Maplewood, MN 55117
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Metro Integration School District
Community School of Excellence
170 Rose Ave West
St. Paul, MN 55117
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Community School of Excellence School District
Edgerton Elementary
1929 Edgerton St
Maplewood, MN 55117
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Roseville Public School District
Little Canada Elementary
400 Eli Rd
Little Canada, MN 55117
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Roseville Public School District
Roseville Area Middle School
15 East County Rd B2
Little Canada, MN 55117
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Roseville Public School District
Como Special/Hartzell
780 Wheelock Parkway West
St. Paul, MN 55117
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: St. Paul Public School District
Como Park Elementary
780 Wheelock Parkway West
St. Paul, MN 55117
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: St. Paul Public School District
Mississippi Magnet Elementary
1575 L'orient St
St. Paul, MN 55117
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: St. Paul Public School District
Paul & Sheila Wellstone Elementary
1041 Marion St
St. Paul, MN 55117
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: St. Paul Public School District
Early Education Crossroads
543 Front Ave
St. Paul, MN 55117
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: St. Paul Public School District
Crossroads Montessori
543 Front Ave
St. Paul, MN 55117
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: St. Paul Public School District
Crossroads Science Program
543 Front Ave
St. Paul, MN 55117
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: St. Paul Public School District
Alc on Track
1495 Rice St
St. Paul, MN 55117
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: St. Paul Public School District
Saint Paul Music Academy
27 Geranium Ave East
St. Paul, MN 55117
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: St. Paul Public School District
East View Academy
70 West Co. Rd B2
Little Canada, MN 55117
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Northeast Metro 916 School District
Wels South
70 West County Rd B2
Little Canada, MN 55117
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Northeast Metro 916 School District
Middle School Area Learning Center
15 East County Rd B2
Little Canada, MN 55117
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Roseville Public School District
Como Park Senior High School
740 Rose Ave West
St. Paul, MN 55117
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: St. Paul Public School District
Washington Tech Secondary Magnet
1495 Rice St
St. Paul, MN 55117
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: St. Paul Public School District
St Jerome Elementary School
384 Roselawn Ave E
Maplewood, MN 55117
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Maternity of Mary - St Andrew School
592 Arlington Ave W
St. Paul, MN 55117
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St John the Evangelist School
2621 McMenemy St
Little Canada, MN 55117
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Minnesota Waldorf School
70 County Road B E
Maplewood, MN 55117
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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