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ZIP Code 55711

Primary City:Brookston, MN (View All Cities)
County: St. Louis County
Timezone: Central (6:44am)
Area code: 218 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.8, -92.7
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 55711

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 55711. 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 55711. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 55711, 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:
Brookston, MN
Unacceptable:
Arrowhead, Brkston, Fine Lakes, Stoney Brook

Stats and Demographics for the 55711 ZIP Code

ZIP code 55711 is located in central 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 55711 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 55711 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 607
Population Density 9 people per sq mi
Housing Units 220
Median Home Value $142,800
Land Area 67.65 sq mi
Water Area 1.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 189
Median Household Income $47,039

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male21232619222328272333291622129765
Female15201618615191720141717171491183
Total36434237283847444347463339261818148

Gender

 Male 351 58%
 Female 256 42%
Gender

Race

 White 513 84.5%
 Black Or African American 20 3.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 61 10.0%
 Asian 1 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 8 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner12734322720142
Renter36793211
Total43341413022153

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 96 51%
 Single Guardian 29 15%
 Singles 54 29%
 Singles With Roommate 10 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 127 67%
 Households with Kids 62 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male62664353854476444436
Female31331737243612374402
Total9399510810109710887118838

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 55711 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 55711 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 55711 real estate data, the median home value of $142,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 55711 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 55711 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 55711 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 502 83%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 9 1%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 96 16%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 91 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 66 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 32 15%
 Households Vacant 31 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 13%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 24 77%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 2 6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 4 25%
 2 Bedroom 8 50%
 3+ Bedroom 4 25%
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 $47,039 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 55711 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. ZIP code 55711 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 55711 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 123 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 120 26%
 No Earnings 216 47%
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 123 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 120 26%
 No Earnings 216 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 174 82.9%
 Public transportation 21 10.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 1 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2 1.0%
 Worked at Home 12 5.7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 74 31%
 High School Graduate 120 50%
 Associate's degree 17 7%
 Bachelor's degree 26 11%
 Master's degree 3 1%
 Professional school degree 2 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 114 93.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 2 1.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 6 4.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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