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ZIP Code 55785

Primary City:Swatara, MN (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Array
County: Aitkin
Timezone: Central (12:16pm)
Area code: 218 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.0, -93.7
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 55785

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 55785. 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 55785. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 55785, 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:
Swatara, MN
Unacceptable:
Macville, Shovel Lake

Stats and Demographics for the 55785 ZIP Code

ZIP code 55785 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 55785 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 small. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 55785 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 263
Population Density 2 people per sq mi
Housing Units 243
Median Home Value $149,000
Land Area 112.47 sq mi
Water Area 2.52 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 103
Median Household Income $41,406

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male776146643718151113118502
Female561213052541810101266312
Total121318276116811362521251714814

Gender

 Male 143 54%
 Female 120 46%
Gender

Race

 White 253 96.2%
 Black Or African American 4 1.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 1.5%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 0 0.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner14831262043
Renter01221000
Total151033272043

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 64 62%
 Single Guardian 9 9%
 Singles 26 25%
 Singles With Roommate 4 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 73 71%
 Households with Kids 30 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male01242210220310224423
Female11020114022215324130
Total12262324242525548553

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 55785 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 55785 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 55785 real estate data, the median home value of $149,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 55785 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 55785 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 55785 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 263 100%
 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 55 23%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 42 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 6 2%
 Households Vacant 140 58%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 0.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 1 0.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 128 91.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 9 6.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 4 100%
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 $41,406 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 55785 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 55785 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 55785 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 52 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 74 37%
 No Earnings 74 37%
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 52 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 74 37%
 No Earnings 74 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 94 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 55785 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 1 1%
 High School Graduate 74 79%
 Associate's degree 17 18%
 Bachelor's degree 2 2%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 34 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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