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ZIP Code 56236

Primary City:Dumont, MN (View All Cities)
County: Traverse County
Timezone: Central (4:16am)
Area code: 320 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.7, -96.4
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56236

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56236. 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 56236. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56236, 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:
Dumont, MN
Acceptable:
Johnson

Stats and Demographics for the 56236 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56236 is located in west Minnesota and covers a slightly higher 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 56236 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also an extremely small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56236 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 359
Population Density 4 people per sq mi
Housing Units 183
Median Home Value $115,100
Land Area 97.52 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 157
Median Household Income $71,607

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1311101294126111918217109724
Female513101247951316171510910973
Total1824202413112111243535361719191697

Gender

 Male 185 52%
 Female 174 48%
Gender

Race

 White 352 98%
 Black Or African American 3 1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 4 1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner31214372822177
Renter18142100
Total42015413023177

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 98 62%
 Single Guardian 8 5%
 Singles 46 29%
 Singles With Roommate 5 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 114 73%
 Households with Kids 43 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male30453223112223333121
Female01024321331123226200
Total31477544443346559321

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56236 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 56236 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 56236 real estate data, the median home value of $115,100 is slightly less 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 56236. Rentals in 56236 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56236 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 359 100%
 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 54 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 86 47%
 Renter Occupied Households 17 9%
 Households Vacant 26 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 12%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 15%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 17 65%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 3 17%
 3+ Bedroom 15 83%
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 $71,607 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 56236 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 56236 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 56236 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. More commuters in 56236 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 147 54%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 77 28%
 No Earnings 50 18%
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 147 54%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 77 28%
 No Earnings 50 18%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 149 75%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 20 10%
 Worked at Home 29 15%
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 8 7%
 High School Graduate 68 61%
 Associate's degree 24 21%
 Bachelor's degree 12 11%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 76 90%
 Enrolled in Private School 2 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 6 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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