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ZIP Code 55812

Primary City:Duluth, MN (View All Cities)
County: St. Louis County
Timezone: Central (3:56am)
Area code: 218 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.81, -92.07
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 55812

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 55812. 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 55812. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 55812, 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 55812 ZIP Code

ZIP code 55812 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 55812 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 55812 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,924
Population Density 6,217 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,666
Median Home Value $206,300
Land Area 1.76 sq mi
Water Area 0.67 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,413
Median Household Income $42,148

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 22Male Median Age: 22Female Median Age: 22

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1981771681,1241,61541421217521322121623420211855502727
Female2141712011,1651,44931722319418427427225619911972706434
Total4123483692,2893,0647314353693974954884904012371271209161

Gender

 Male 5,446 50%
 Female 5,478 50%
Gender

Race

 White 9,965 91.2%
 Black Or African American 232 2.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 154 1.4%
 Asian 239 2.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.1%
 Other Race 43 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 283 2.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4014325337942118811443
Renter78446818117213751327
Total82461143455155823914650

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,145 34%
 Single Guardian 416 12%
 Singles 1,053 31%
 Singles With Roommate 799 23%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,670 78%
 Households with Kids 743 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3844323841394134222935293738523634290712475
Female4346354536392831373937464336434243353684486
Total81906783777869655968727580749578776431,396961

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 55812 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 55812 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 55812 real estate data, the median home value of $206,300 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 55812. Rentals in 55812 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 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 55812 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 8,239 75%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 2,503 23%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 182 2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,147 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 434 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,832 50%
 Households Vacant 253 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 99 39%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 3%
 For Sale Only 25 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 50 20%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 66 26%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 178 10%
 1 Bedroom 587 34%
 2 Bedroom 439 25%
 3+ Bedroom 529 31%
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 $42,148 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 55812 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 55812 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 55812 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 2,459 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,660 58%
 No Earnings 1,581 16%
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 2,459 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,660 58%
 No Earnings 1,581 16%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,066 76.5%
 Public transportation 241 4.5%
 Taxicab 5 0.1%
 Motorcycle 15 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 597 11.2%
 Worked at Home 391 7.4%
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 102 5%
 High School Graduate 826 38%
 Associate's degree 150 7%
 Bachelor's degree 611 28%
 Master's degree 202 9%
 Professional school degree 143 7%
 Doctorate degree 128 6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 831 64.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 228 17.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 226 17.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 55812

ZIP Code 55812 is in the Duluth Public School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 55812.

Congdon Elementary
201 Clover St
Duluth, MN 55812
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Duluth Public School District
Enweyang Ojibe Language Nest
31 West College St
Duluth, MN 55812
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Duluth Public School District
Holy Rosary School
2802 E 4th St
Duluth, MN 55812
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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