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ZIP Code 55603

Primary City:Finland, MN (View All Cities)
County: Lake County
Timezone: Central (12:51am)
Area code: 218 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.6, -91.3
ZIP (~23 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 55603

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 55603. 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 55603. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 55603, 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:
Finland, MN
Unacceptable:
Murphy City

Stats and Demographics for the 55603 ZIP Code

ZIP code 55603 is located in northeast Minnesota and covers a large 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 55603 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is slightly higher than average. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 55603 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 508
Population Density 1 people per sq mi
Housing Units 475
Median Home Value $164,300
Land Area 360.88 sq mi
Water Area 13.09 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 234
Median Household Income $54,205

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 49Male Median Age: 49Female Median Age: 49

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male710141610176141527353131136481
Female149105191610101617363014155764
Total21192421293316243144716145281111145

Gender

 Male 265 52%
 Female 243 48%
Gender

Race

 White 504 99.2%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.4%
 Asian 1 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 1 0.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner31227676028104
Renter27144320
Total51928716431124

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 127 54%
 Single Guardian 17 7%
 Singles 72 31%
 Singles With Roommate 18 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 191 82%
 Households with Kids 43 18%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male04002114222514129311
Female62141021503421012201
Total661431357259351311512

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 55603 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 55603 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1960s. Looking at 55603 real estate data, the median home value of $164,300 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 55603 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 55603 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 55603 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 492 97%
 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 16 3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 122 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 89 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 23 5%
 Households Vacant 241 51%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 0.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.4%
 For Sale Only 2 0.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 220 91.3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 16 6.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 2 11%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 17 89%
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 $54,205 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 55603 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 55603 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 150 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 151 33%
 No Earnings 161 35%
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 150 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 151 33%
 No Earnings 161 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 217 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 14 6%
 Worked at Home 10 4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 18 8%
 High School Graduate 122 57%
 Associate's degree 26 12%
 Bachelor's degree 42 20%
 Master's degree 4 2%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 3 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 44 54%
 Enrolled in Private School 24 30%
 Not Enrolled in School 13 16%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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