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ZIP Code 55811

Primary City:Duluth, MN (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Duluth
County: St. Louis County
Timezone: Central (7:59pm)
Area code: 218 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.8, -92.2
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 55811

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 55811. 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 55811. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 55811, 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
Acceptable:
Hermantown

Stats and Demographics for the 55811 ZIP Code

ZIP code 55811 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 55811 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 55811 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 26,246
Population Density 403 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,650
Median Home Value $182,500
Land Area 65.13 sq mi
Water Area 2.87 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,055
Median Household Income $58,002

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6616826881,1091,419822648617703793860876718483424351317296
Female6496646071,3291,506740580610724875906895754559532526559764
Total1,3101,3461,2952,4382,9251,5621,2281,2271,4271,6681,7661,7711,4721,0429568778761,060

Gender

 Male 12,467 48%
 Female 13,779 52%
Gender

Race

 White 24,717 94.2%
 Black Or African American 292 1.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 314 1.2%
 Asian 384 1.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 81 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 453 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner886811,0831,5901,6701,035813256
Renter618599289274206180324349
Total7061,2801,3721,8641,8761,2151,137605

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,118 51%
 Single Guardian 1,120 11%
 Singles 2,881 29%
 Singles With Roommate 936 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,477 74%
 Households with Kids 2,578 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male118138138133139148130136129142150120141135147162149257394377
Female124120146122131142131124136122126118103138149141142334563494
Total242258284255270290261260265264276238244273296303291591957871

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 55811 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 55811 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1950s. Looking at 55811 real estate data, the median home value of $182,500 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 55811. Rentals in 55811 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 55811 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 23,653 90.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 164 0.6%
 Juvenile Facilities 94 0.4%
 Nursing Facilities 533 2.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1,426 5.4%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 376 1.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,838 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,378 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,839 27%
 Households Vacant 595 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 176 30%
 Rented & Unoccupied 13 2%
 For Sale Only 119 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 170 29%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 105 18%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 50 2%
 1 Bedroom 716 24%
 2 Bedroom 1,544 51%
 3+ Bedroom 724 24%
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 $58,002 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 55811 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. The commute in 55811 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 7,823 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,952 35%
 No Earnings 6,980 31%
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 7,823 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,952 35%
 No Earnings 6,980 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,783 91.4%
 Public transportation 163 1.3%
 Taxicab 51 0.4%
 Motorcycle 17 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 534 4.1%
 Worked at Home 349 2.7%
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 626 8%
 High School Graduate 4,271 51%
 Associate's degree 730 9%
 Bachelor's degree 1,878 23%
 Master's degree 451 5%
 Professional school degree 221 3%
 Doctorate degree 120 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,228 78.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 450 11.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 421 10.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 55811

ZIP Code 55811 is in the Duluth Public School District. There are 15 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 55811.

Chester Creek Academy
714 1/2 West College St
Duluth, MN 55811
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Duluth Public School District
Arrowhead Juvenile Center
1918 Arlington Ave North
Duluth, MN 55811
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Duluth Public School District
North Star Academy
3301 Technology Dr
Duluth, MN 55811
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Duluth Public Schools Academy
Lowell Music Magnet Elementary
2000 Rice Lake Rd
Duluth, MN 55811
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Duluth Public School District
Piedmont Elementary
2827 Chambersburg Ave
Duluth, MN 55811
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Duluth Public School District
Focus Plus
2827 Chambersburg
Duluth, MN 55811
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Duluth Public School District
Hermantown Elementary
5365 West Arrowhead
Hermantown, MN 55811
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hermantown Public School District
Hermantown Middle School
4289 Ugstad Rd
Hermantown, MN 55811
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Hermantown Public School District
Hermantown Early Childhood
5454 Miller Trunk Hwy
Hermantown, MN 55811
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hermantown Public School District
Secondary Technical Center
802 East Central Entrance
Duluth, MN 55811
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Duluth Public School District
Hermantown Senior High School
4335 Hawk Circle Dr
Hermantown, MN 55811
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hermantown Public School District
Hermantown Alternative Learning Prg
4335 Hawk Circle Dr
Hermantown, MN 55811
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hermantown Public School District
The Marshall School
1215 Rice Lake Rd
Duluth, MN 55811
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Lakeview Christian Academy
155 W Central Entrance
Duluth, MN 55811
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Stone Ridge Christian School
115 E Orange St
Duluth, MN 55811
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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