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ZIP Code 55738

Primary City:Forbes, MN (View All Cities)
County: St. Louis County
Timezone: Central (10:23am)
Area code: 218 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.3, -92.7
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 55738

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 55738. 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 55738. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 55738, 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:
Forbes, MN
Acceptable:
Zim

Stats and Demographics for the 55738 ZIP Code

ZIP code 55738 is located in central Minnesota and covers a slightly higher 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 55738 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 55738 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 544
Population Density 5 people per sq mi
Housing Units 318
Median Home Value $124,600
Land Area 108.66 sq mi
Water Area 1.56 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 221
Median Household Income $66,429

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 49Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male517203110111216152335392215131052
Female71214173871514213227251261265
Total12293448131919312944676647271922117

Gender

 Male 301 55%
 Female 243 45%
Gender

Race

 White 534 98.2%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 1.5%
 Asian 2 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 0 0.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner31528515831183
Renter12221402
Total41730535935185

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 149 67%
 Single Guardian 19 9%
 Singles 42 19%
 Singles With Roommate 11 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 169 76%
 Households with Kids 52 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male111224416457135381052
Female11223025222712424430
Total22345466867142595121482

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 55738 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 55738 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 55738 real estate data, the median home value of $124,600 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 55738. Rentals in 55738 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 55738 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 544 100%
 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 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 107 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 100 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 14 4%
 Households Vacant 97 31%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 3 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 66 68%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 28 29%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 4 36%
 3+ Bedroom 7 64%
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 $66,429 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 55738 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 55738. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 180 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 135 31%
 No Earnings 119 27%
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 180 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 135 31%
 No Earnings 119 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 256 93.4%
 Public transportation 2 0.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0.0%
 Worked at Home 16 5.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 24 11%
 High School Graduate 152 68%
 Associate's degree 22 10%
 Bachelor's degree 20 9%
 Master's degree 4 2%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 78 88.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 3 3.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 7 8.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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