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ZIP Code 55787

Primary City:Tamarack, MN (View All Cities)
County: Aitkin County
Timezone: Central (10:07pm)
Area code: 218 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.7, -93.1
ZIP (~18 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 55787

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 55787. 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 55787. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 55787, 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:
Tamarack, MN
Unacceptable:
Balsam, Clark, Haugen

Stats and Demographics for the 55787 ZIP Code

ZIP code 55787 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 55787 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 55787 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 525
Population Density 6 people per sq mi
Housing Units 470
Median Home Value $187,500
Land Area 86.54 sq mi
Water Area 1.65 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 245
Median Household Income $36,786

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 52Male Median Age: 54Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male151579610131315171328313212968
Female1917812891614111826193018161375
Total343215211419292726353947615028221313

Gender

 Male 259 49%
 Female 266 51%
Gender

Race

 White 513 97.7%
 Black Or African American 2 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.2%
 Asian 1 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 6 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner115223462512210
Renter23737222
Total318293769532412

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 135 55%
 Single Guardian 21 9%
 Singles 79 32%
 Singles With Roommate 10 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 200 82%
 Households with Kids 45 18%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male33163412512211203220
Female13775224422211142411
Total468138636934422345631

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 55787 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 55787 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 55787 real estate data, the median home value of $187,500 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 55787. Rentals in 55787 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 55787 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 525 100%
 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 118 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 99 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 28 6%
 Households Vacant 225 48%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 1 0.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 204 90.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 19 8.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 3 9%
 2 Bedroom 8 25%
 3+ Bedroom 21 66%
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 $36,786 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 55787 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 55787 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 55787 can expect to fall in that range. 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 111 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 105 28%
 No Earnings 156 42%
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 111 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 105 28%
 No Earnings 156 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 149 86%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 8 5%
 Worked at Home 17 10%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 25 14%
 High School Graduate 128 70%
 Associate's degree 8 4%
 Bachelor's degree 10 5%
 Master's degree 8 4%
 Professional school degree 3 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 11 50%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 11 50%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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