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ZIP Code 55601

Primary City:Beaver Bay, MN (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Lake County
Timezone: Central (2:14pm)
Area code: 218 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.258, -91.300
ZIP (~200 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 55601

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 55601. 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 55601. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 55601, 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:
Beaver Bay, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 55601 ZIP Code

ZIP code 55601 is located in east Minnesota and covers a slightly less 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 55601 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a large number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 55601 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 105
Population Density 7 people per sq mi
Housing Units 152
Median Home Value $412,500
Land Area 15.81 sq mi
Water Area 0.64 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 49
Median Household Income $42,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 52Male Median Age: 50Female Median Age: 57

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus


 Male 66 63%
 Female 39 37%


 White 103 98%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 2%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 0 0%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 23 47%
 Single Guardian 6 12%
 Singles 19 39%
 Singles With Roommate 1 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 42 86%
 Households with Kids 7 14%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 55601 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 55601 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 55601 real estate data, the median home value of $412,500 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 55601 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 55601 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 105 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 15 10%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 19 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 15 10%
 Households Vacant 103 68%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 48 47%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 52 50%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 2 2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 7 88%
 3+ Bedroom 1 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 $42,750 is compared to the rest of the country.

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. More commuters in 55601 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7 10%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 31 42%
 No Earnings 35 48%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7 10%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 31 42%
 No Earnings 35 48%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 19 83%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2 9%
 Worked at Home 2 9%
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 3 12%
 High School Graduate 14 54%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 2 8%
 Master's degree 7 27%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 18 72%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 7 28%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 55601

ZIP Code 55601 is in the Private. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 55601.

North Shore Christian Academy
1005 Main St
Beaver Bay, MN 55601
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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