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ZIP Code 55709

Primary City:Bovey, MN (View All Cities)
County: Itasca County
Timezone: Central (3:55am)
Area code: 218 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.4, -93.4
ZIP (~26 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 55709

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 55709. 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 55709. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 55709, 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:
Bovey, MN
Unacceptable:
Boray

Stats and Demographics for the 55709 ZIP Code

ZIP code 55709 is located in north 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 55709 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is 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 55709 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,075
Population Density 18 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,582
Median Home Value $155,500
Land Area 229.44 sq mi
Water Area 22.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,670
Median Household Income $45,766

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male99154142141106105106125127154172176173137108642724
Female97129102121838310110515115217818112213177552542
Total1962832442621891882072302783063503572952681851195266

Gender

 Male 2,140 53%
 Female 1,935 47%
Gender

Race

 White 3,926 96.3%
 Black Or African American 10 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 54 1.3%
 Asian 7 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 74 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2213220632835426611135
Renter274440333222117
Total4917624636138628812242

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 981 59%
 Single Guardian 181 11%
 Singles 409 24%
 Singles With Roommate 99 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,194 71%
 Households with Kids 476 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2617241628331940342337282232213736281924
Female1429172127262827211821162522232932231411
Total4046413755594767554158444754446668513335

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 55709 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 55709 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 55709 real estate data, the median home value of $155,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 55709. Rentals in 55709 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 55709 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,051 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 5 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 2 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 17 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 866 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 588 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 216 8%
 Households Vacant 912 35%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 15 1.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.2%
 For Sale Only 26 2.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 1.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 795 87.2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 65 7.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 3 1%
 1 Bedroom 37 14%
 2 Bedroom 93 36%
 3+ Bedroom 126 49%
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 $45,766 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 55709 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. Most commuters in 55709 can expect to fall in that range. 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 1,147 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,077 32%
 No Earnings 1,147 34%
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 1,147 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,077 32%
 No Earnings 1,147 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,657 93.7%
 Public transportation 9 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 6 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 50 2.8%
 Worked at Home 46 2.6%
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 112 7.7%
 High School Graduate 955 65.7%
 Associate's degree 145 10.0%
 Bachelor's degree 184 12.7%
 Master's degree 52 3.6%
 Professional school degree 3 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 3 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 642 78.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 106 13.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 69 8.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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