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ZIP Code 55803

Primary City:Duluth, MN (View All Cities)
County: St. Louis County
Timezone: Central (12:35pm)
Area code: 218 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.1, -92.1
ZIP (~26 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 55803

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 55803. 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 55803. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 55803, 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:
Duluth, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 55803 ZIP Code

ZIP code 55803 is located in central Minnesota and covers a large 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 55803 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 55803 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 17,431
Population Density 52 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,146
Median Home Value $197,800
Land Area 335.01 sq mi
Water Area 29.84 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,913
Median Household Income $68,704

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male425478553707855405426461528746792749653403285215136101
Female437465501550613398390437573754790751587391274217174211
Total8629431,0541,2571,4688038168981,1011,5001,5821,5001,240794559432310312

Gender

 Male 8,918 51%
 Female 8,513 49%
Gender

Race

 White 16,686 95.7%
 Black Or African American 131 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 141 0.8%
 Asian 212 1.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.0%
 Other Race 36 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 219 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner485279101,5481,527774424118
Renter27417793132606795139
Total3227041,0031,6801,587841519257

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,100 59%
 Single Guardian 683 10%
 Singles 1,588 23%
 Singles With Roommate 542 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,984 72%
 Households with Kids 1,929 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male8486928610589899897106109111110117128136170153120172
Female8286811038210097939311094949111211312011910890133
Total166172173189187189186191190216203205201229241256289261210305

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 55803 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 55803 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 55803 real estate data, the median home value of $197,800 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 55803. Rentals in 55803 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 55803 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 17,236 98.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 101 0.6%
 Nursing Facilities 6 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 88 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,124 51%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,752 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,037 13%
 Households Vacant 1,233 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 24 2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 1%
 For Sale Only 54 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 26 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,005 82%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 113 9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 31 3%
 1 Bedroom 273 28%
 2 Bedroom 324 33%
 3+ Bedroom 361 37%
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 $68,704 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 55803 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. More commuters in 55803 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5,657 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,574 32%
 No Earnings 3,939 28%
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 5,657 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,574 32%
 No Earnings 3,939 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,905 91%
 Public transportation 100 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 275 3%
 Worked at Home 414 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 289 5%
 High School Graduate 2,969 50%
 Associate's degree 557 9%
 Bachelor's degree 1,316 22%
 Master's degree 435 7%
 Professional school degree 276 5%
 Doctorate degree 121 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,189 75%
 Enrolled in Private School 485 17%
 Not Enrolled in School 251 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 55803

ZIP Code 55803 is in the Duluth Public School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 55803.

Woodland Hills Academy
110 West Redwing St
Duluth, MN 55803
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Duluth Public School District
Bethany Crises Shelter
110 West Redwing St
Duluth, MN 55803
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Duluth Public School District
Homecroft Elementary
4784 Howard Gnesen Rd
Duluth, MN 55803
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Duluth Public School District
St Johns School
1 W Chisholm St
Duluth, MN 55803
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Montessori School of Duluth
313 Mygatt Ave
Duluth, MN 55803
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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