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ZIP Code 55718

Primary City:Carlton, MN (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Array
County: Carlton
Timezone: Central (6:03pm)
Area code: 218 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.7, -92.4
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 55718

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 55718. 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 55718. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 55718, 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:
Carlton, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 55718 ZIP Code

ZIP code 55718 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 55718 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 55718 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,281
Population Density 54 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,363
Median Home Value $173,300
Land Area 60.91 sq mi
Water Area 2.25 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,271
Median Household Income $58,785

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8497981036985851011081241611491267346533231
Female7996881086676781049912614212910577765647104
Total16319318621113516116320520725030327823115012210979135

Gender

 Male 1,625 50%
 Female 1,656 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,138 95.6%
 Black Or African American 8 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 71 2.2%
 Asian 7 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 8 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 48 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner10971812582751469322
Renter928262519133534
Total1912520728329415912856

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 747 59%
 Single Guardian 136 11%
 Singles 328 26%
 Singles With Roommate 60 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 924 73%
 Households with Kids 347 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1720112719192116222623161419241515331619
Female121714211724191620192023161016213420179
Total2937254836434032424543393029403649533328

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 55718 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 55718 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1970s. Looking at 55718 real estate data, the median home value of $173,300 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 55718. Rentals in 55718 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 55718 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,088 94%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 46 1%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 93 3%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 54 2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 718 53%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 364 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 189 14%
 Households Vacant 92 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 7 8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 13 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 44 48%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 26 28%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 66 35%
 2 Bedroom 49 26%
 3+ Bedroom 74 39%
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 $58,785 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 55718 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. More commuters in 55718 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,114 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 655 25%
 No Earnings 886 33%
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 1,114 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 655 25%
 No Earnings 886 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,370 90.4%
 Public transportation 5 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 69 4.6%
 Worked at Home 71 4.7%
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 113 9.7%
 High School Graduate 696 59.5%
 Associate's degree 118 10.1%
 Bachelor's degree 159 13.6%
 Master's degree 81 6.9%
 Professional school degree 2 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 419 80.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 30 5.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 69 13.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 55718

ZIP Code 55718 is in the Carlton Public School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 55718.

Carlton Secondary
405 School Ave
Carlton, MN 55718
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Carlton Public School District
South Terrace Elementary
530 Stine Dr
Carlton, MN 55718
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Carlton Public School District

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