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ZIP Code 55797

Primary City:Wrenshall, MN (View All Cities)
County: Carlton County
Timezone: Central (11:40am)
Area code: 218 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.6, -92.4
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 55797

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 55797. 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 55797. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 55797, 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:
Wrenshall, MN
Unacceptable:
Holyoke, Nickerson

Stats and Demographics for the 55797 ZIP Code

ZIP code 55797 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 55797 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 55797 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,441
Population Density 21 people per sq mi
Housing Units 602
Median Home Value $170,100
Land Area 69.19 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 555
Median Household Income $58,664

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male 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
Male485257532834464646785764642514121011
Female39494738363538415764685450272011139
Total8710110491646984871031421251181145234232320

Gender

 Male 745 52%
 Female 696 48%
Gender

Race

 White 1,390 96.5%
 Black Or African American 7 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 22 1.5%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 21 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner65798140129493013
Renter38846130
Total965106144135503313

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 353 64%
 Single Guardian 54 10%
 Singles 118 21%
 Singles With Roommate 30 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 378 68%
 Households with Kids 177 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5913145151451331012201210101310109
Female7549979816101510848314588
Total1214172314222313291325222816181327151817

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 55797 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 55797 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 55797 real estate data, the median home value of $170,100 is slightly higher 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 55797. Rentals in 55797 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 55797 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,430 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 10 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 1 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 382 63%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 140 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 33 5%
 Households Vacant 47 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 30 64%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 13 28%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 15 54%
 3+ Bedroom 13 46%
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 $58,664 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 55797 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. Most commuters in 55797 can expect to fall in that range. 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 524 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 298 26%
 No Earnings 340 29%
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 524 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 298 26%
 No Earnings 340 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 669 92.0%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 4 0.6%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 22 3.0%
 Worked at Home 32 4.4%
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 38 7.4%
 High School Graduate 331 64.1%
 Associate's degree 46 8.9%
 Bachelor's degree 77 14.9%
 Master's degree 14 2.7%
 Professional school degree 6 1.2%
 Doctorate degree 4 0.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 345 89.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 6 1.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 35 9.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 55797

ZIP Code 55797 is in the Wrenshall Public School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 55797.

Wrenshall Elementary
207 Pioneer Dr
Wrenshall, MN 55797
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wrenshall Public School District
Wrenshall Secondary
207 Pioneer Dr
Wrenshall, MN 55797
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wrenshall Public School District

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