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ZIP Code 56324

Primary City:Dalton, MN (View All Cities)
County: Otter Tail County
Timezone: Central (9:59pm)
Area code: 218 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.2, -95.9
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56324

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56324. 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 56324. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56324, 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:
Dalton, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56324 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56324 is located in west 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 56324 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors 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 56324 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,115
Population Density 20 people per sq mi
Housing Units 647
Median Home Value $178,200
Land Area 56.35 sq mi
Water Area 12.80 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 462
Median Household Income $59,531

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2735444223332232284557564349261484
Female2832333018261831395045494135241378
Total55677772415940636795102105848450271512

Gender

 Male 588 53%
 Female 527 47%
Gender

Race

 White 1,104 99.0%
 Black Or African American 2 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 3 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 5 0.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner637551039580298
Renter6151047421
Total12526510710284319

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 292 63%
 Single Guardian 49 11%
 Singles 97 21%
 Singles With Roommate 24 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 343 74%
 Households with Kids 119 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7853516329711106107129775
Female474667541094497756932
Total11159911238619161514151714171516107

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56324 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 56324 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 2000s. Looking at 56324 real estate data, the median home value of $178,200 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 56324. Rentals in 56324 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally < $200/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56324 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,115 100%
 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 263 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 150 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 49 8%
 Households Vacant 185 29%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 1.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 16 8.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 152 82.2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 13 7.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 5 9%
 1 Bedroom 10 17%
 2 Bedroom 19 33%
 3+ Bedroom 24 41%
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 $59,531 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 56324 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 56324 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 399 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 306 33%
 No Earnings 230 25%
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 399 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 306 33%
 No Earnings 230 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 567 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 27 4%
 Worked at Home 32 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 39 9.5%
 High School Graduate 263 63.8%
 Associate's degree 49 11.9%
 Bachelor's degree 26 6.3%
 Master's degree 26 6.3%
 Professional school degree 1 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 8 1.9%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 220 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 14 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 36 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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