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ZIP Code 55708

Primary City:Biwabik, MN (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: St. Louis County
Timezone: Central (10:40pm)
Area code: 218 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.56, -92.33
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 55708

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 55708. 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 55708. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 55708, 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:
Biwabik, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 55708 ZIP Code

ZIP code 55708 is located in north 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 55708 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 55708 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 959
Population Density 44 people per sq mi
Housing Units 540
Median Home Value $75,600
Land Area 21.74 sq mi
Water Area 0.73 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 466
Median Household Income $31,010

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male362420291524261933483538341932161312
Female26262723222224183045313735313115736
Total625047523746503763936675695063312048

Gender

 Male 473 49%
 Female 486 51%
Gender

Race

 White 938 97.8%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.7%
 Asian 3 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 7 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner233417773613120
Renter101722172010923
Total1250639493714043

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 177 38%
 Single Guardian 70 15%
 Singles 198 42%
 Singles With Roommate 21 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 363 78%
 Households with Kids 103 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male648133866157521485843
Female44553576552668572636
Total108131861313126109118991571479

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 55708 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 55708 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 55708 real estate data, the median home value of $75,600 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 55708 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 55708 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $200-$299/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 55708 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 943 98%
 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 2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 175 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 163 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 128 24%
 Households Vacant 74 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 19 26%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 21 28%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 24 32%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 37 24%
 1 Bedroom 45 30%
 2 Bedroom 22 14%
 3+ Bedroom 48 32%
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 $31,010 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 55708 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 55708 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 55708 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 227 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 295 34%
 No Earnings 350 40%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 227 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 295 34%
 No Earnings 350 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 409 94.5%
 Public transportation 3 0.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 15 3.5%
 Worked at Home 6 1.4%
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 34 9%
 High School Graduate 222 59%
 Associate's degree 56 15%
 Bachelor's degree 47 13%
 Master's degree 12 3%
 Professional school degree 3 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 132 78.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 3 1.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 34 20.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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