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ZIP Code 55779

Primary City:Saginaw, MN (View All Cities)
County: St. Louis County
Timezone: Central (10:09pm)
Area code: 218 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.9, -92.4
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 55779

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 55779. 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 55779. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 55779, 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:
Saginaw, MN
Acceptable:
Culver
Unacceptable:
Brevator, Grand Lake, Harnell Park, Industrial

Stats and Demographics for the 55779 ZIP Code

ZIP code 55779 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 55779 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s 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 55779 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,755
Population Density 28 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,654
Median Home Value $200,200
Land Area 132.87 sq mi
Water Area 5.86 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,392
Median Household Income $58,972

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male921271141361301271091301422061961731347661412214
Female100891321098582831091251641791501057362322224
Total192216246245215209192239267370375323239149123734438

Gender

 Male 2,030 54%
 Female 1,725 46%
Gender

Race

 White 3,594 95.7%
 Black Or African American 22 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 72 1.9%
 Asian 11 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.1%
 Other Race 4 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 50 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner51182203763071577225
Renter1324212715651
Total181422414033221637726

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 860 62%
 Single Guardian 140 10%
 Singles 299 21%
 Singles With Roommate 93 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 961 69%
 Households with Kids 431 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1516192126252526252418252423312425233332
Female1928141517201413253130312020222531181319
Total3444333643453939505548564443534956414651

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 55779 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 55779 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 55779 real estate data, the median home value of $200,200 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 55779. Rentals in 55779 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 55779 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,575 95.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 152 4.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 5 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 23 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 857 52%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 423 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 112 7%
 Households Vacant 262 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 1.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.8%
 For Sale Only 19 7.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 1.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 203 77.5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 29 11.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 5 4%
 2 Bedroom 52 45%
 3+ Bedroom 58 50%
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 $58,972 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 55779 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. However, that is not the case in 55779. 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 1,210 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 937 30%
 No Earnings 937 30%
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 1,210 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 937 30%
 No Earnings 937 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,713 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 30 2%
 Worked at Home 88 5%
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 87 5.7%
 High School Graduate 1,003 65.6%
 Associate's degree 139 9.1%
 Bachelor's degree 224 14.7%
 Master's degree 58 3.8%
 Professional school degree 6 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 12 0.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 712 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 51 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 93 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 55779

ZIP Code 55779 is in the St. Louis County School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 55779.

South Ridge Elementary
8162 Swan Lake Rd
Culver, MN 55779
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: St. Louis County School District
South Ridge Secondary
8162 Swan Lake Rd
Culver, MN 55779
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: St. Louis County School District
N.e. Regional Correction Cntr.
6102 Abramson Rd
Saginaw, MN 55779
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Proctor Public School District

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