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ZIP Code 55614

Primary City:Silver Bay, MN (View All Cities)
County: Lake County
Timezone: Central (6:15pm)
Area code: 218 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.4, -91.3
ZIP (~17 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 55614

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 55614. 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 55614. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 55614, 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:
Silver Bay, MN
Acceptable:
Little Marais

Stats and Demographics for the 55614 ZIP Code

ZIP code 55614 is located in east 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 55614 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 55614 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,627
Population Density 11 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,571
Median Home Value $103,700
Land Area 243.78 sq mi
Water Area 15.20 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,163
Median Household Income $42,571

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 51Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male60538178686053675497131119877074977955
Female67426174615148545710911681747997874640
Total1279514215212911110112111120624720016114917118412595

Gender

 Male 1,383 53%
 Female 1,244 47%
Gender

Race

 White 2,565 97.6%
 Black Or African American 6 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.3%
 Asian 8 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 6 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 34 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner17779123020316517741
Renter202926232020159
Total3710611725322318519250

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 643 55%
 Single Guardian 129 11%
 Singles 345 30%
 Singles With Roommate 46 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 904 78%
 Households with Kids 259 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1291113988111781516123016251613810
Female172012108651013916621914161716118
Total2929232317141321301731223339304133291918

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 55614 has a large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 55614 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 55614 real estate data, the median home value of $103,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 55614 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 55614 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 55614 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,551 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 76 3%
 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 546 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 455 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 162 10%
 Households Vacant 408 26%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 16 3.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.5%
 For Sale Only 26 6.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 1.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 338 82.8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 21 5.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 7 4%
 1 Bedroom 32 18%
 2 Bedroom 57 32%
 3+ Bedroom 83 46%
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 $42,571 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 55614 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 55614 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 722 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 653 28%
 No Earnings 950 41%
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 722 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 653 28%
 No Earnings 950 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,076 92.4%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 7 0.6%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 32 2.7%
 Worked at Home 50 4.3%
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 152 13.6%
 High School Graduate 660 59.2%
 Associate's degree 140 12.6%
 Bachelor's degree 115 10.3%
 Master's degree 31 2.8%
 Professional school degree 7 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 10 0.9%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 314 95.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 15 4.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 55614

ZIP Code 55614 is in the Lake Superior Public School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 55614.

William Kelley Elementary
135 Banks Blvd
Silver Bay, MN 55614
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lake Superior Public School District
Kelley Secondary
137 Banks Blvd
Silver Bay, MN 55614
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lake Superior Public School District

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