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ZIP Code 56386

Primary City:Wahkon, MN (View All Cities)
County: Mille Lacs County
Timezone: Central (6:21pm)
Coordinates:46.1, -93.5
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56386

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56386. 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 56386. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56386, 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:
Wahkon, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56386 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56386 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 56386 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56386 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 652
Population Density 33 people per sq mi
Housing Units 593
Median Home Value $169,300
Land Area 19.93 sq mi
Water Area 5.41 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 282
Median Household Income $35,417

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1822251917617132122221734242017125
Female13171920111314142027271918312217127
Total313944392819312741494936525542342412

Gender

 Male 331 51%
 Female 321 49%
Gender

Race

 White 601 92.2%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 45 6.9%
 Asian 2 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 4 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner61226414955339
Renter4161547131
Total1028414556563610

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 141 50%
 Single Guardian 48 17%
 Singles 74 26%
 Singles With Roommate 19 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 214 76%
 Households with Kids 68 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male42332464664663415453
Female42502453362542564322
Total848348117912611105979775

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56386 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 56386 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1970s. Looking at 56386 real estate data, the median home value of $169,300 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 56386 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56386 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 639 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 13 2%
 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 123 21%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 108 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 51 9%
 Households Vacant 311 52%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 13 4.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.6%
 For Sale Only 12 3.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 276 88.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 8 2.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 7 9%
 1 Bedroom 1 1%
 2 Bedroom 52 67%
 3+ Bedroom 18 23%
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 $35,417 is compared to the rest of the country.

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 56386 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 56386 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 176 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 136 21%
 No Earnings 346 53%
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 176 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 136 21%
 No Earnings 346 53%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 228 84%
 Public transportation 6 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 28 10%
 Worked at Home 9 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 58 19.6%
 High School Graduate 197 66.6%
 Associate's degree 16 5.4%
 Bachelor's degree 20 6.8%
 Master's degree 3 1.0%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 2 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 75 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 4 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 13 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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