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ZIP Code 55408

Primary City:Minneapolis, MN (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Carag|Calhoun Isles
County: Hennepin County
Timezone: Central (5:57pm)
Area code: 612 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.94, -93.29
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 55408

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 55408. 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 55408. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 55408, 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:
Minneapolis, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 55408 ZIP Code

ZIP code 55408 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 an extremely large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 55408 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 extremely small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 55408 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 29,981
Population Density 11,032 people per sq mi
Housing Units 15,677
Median Home Value $232,000
Land Area 2.72 sq mi
Water Area 0.55 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 14,454
Median Household Income $43,178

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 29Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 29

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9587275185791,9083,1221,9481,3271,0759147306404612621951187071
Female9187205095502,1132,9701,666960806628594552447299193134128171
Total1,8761,4471,0271,1294,0216,0923,6142,2871,8811,5421,3241,192908561388252198242

Gender

 Male 15,623 52%
 Female 14,358 48%
Gender

Race

 White 18,856 62.9%
 Black Or African American 4,747 15.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 536 1.8%
 Asian 1,055 3.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 18 0.1%
 Other Race 3,486 11.6%
 Two Or More Races 1,283 4.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner6176686974068732318583
Renter1,7394,8651,7191,09175736814457
Total1,8005,6312,5881,8311,444691329140

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,526 17%
 Single Guardian 1,870 13%
 Singles 6,877 48%
 Singles With Roommate 3,181 22%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 12,011 83%
 Households with Kids 2,443 17%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1862081911721481681361361391221071001028784115117118145184
Female1681961831611741481451251281111039510496799789117168188
Total354404374333322316281261267233210195206183163212206235313372

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 55408 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 rented. Homes in ZIP code 55408 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 55408 real estate data, the median home value of $232,000 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 55408 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 55408 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 55408 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 29,408 98.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 69 0.2%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 203 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 301 1.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,019 19%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 695 4%
 Renter Occupied Households 10,740 69%
 Households Vacant 1,223 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 695 57%
 Rented & Unoccupied 52 4%
 For Sale Only 156 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 44 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 98 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 178 15%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 1,029 9%
 1 Bedroom 5,907 53%
 2 Bedroom 2,826 25%
 3+ Bedroom 1,424 13%
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 $43,178 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 55408 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. ZIP code 55408 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 55408 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. 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 55408 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 13,014 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,309 32%
 No Earnings 4,784 18%
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 13,014 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,309 32%
 No Earnings 4,784 18%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,178 68.2%
 Public transportation 3,491 18.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 28 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,943 10.1%
 Worked at Home 686 3.5%
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 1,671 15%
 High School Graduate 3,476 32%
 Associate's degree 841 8%
 Bachelor's degree 3,514 32%
 Master's degree 860 8%
 Professional school degree 291 3%
 Doctorate degree 310 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,142 75.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 460 11.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 562 13.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 55408

ZIP Code 55408 is in the Minneapolis Public School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 55408.

Lyndale Elementary
312 West 34th St
Minneapolis, MN 55408
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Minneapolis Public School District
Green Central Park Elementary
3416 4th Ave South
Minneapolis, MN 55408
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Minneapolis Public School District
Cristo Rey Jesuit High School Twin Cities
2924 4th Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55408
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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