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ZIP Code 56435

Primary City:Backus, MN (View All Cities)
County: Cass County
Timezone: Central (2:31pm)
Area code: 218 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.8, -94.5
ZIP (~17 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56435

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56435. 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 56435. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56435, 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:
Backus, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56435 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56435 is located in central 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 56435 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56435 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,372
Population Density 15 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,186
Median Home Value $148,900
Land Area 160.14 sq mi
Water Area 15.49 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,044
Median Household Income $43,405

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 49Male Median Age: 49Female Median Age: 49

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male686177525061576260871031229410278562317
Female69665362395053486294971188510254502614
Total137127130114891111101101221812002401792041321064931

Gender

 Male 1,230 52%
 Female 1,142 48%
Gender

Race

 White 2,296 96.8%
 Black Or African American 2 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.5%
 Asian 12 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 5 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 44 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner16779718122819110023
Renter102328271913101
Total2610012520824720411024

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 574 55%
 Single Guardian 121 12%
 Singles 274 26%
 Singles With Roommate 75 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 799 77%
 Households with Kids 245 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1910151413141313816181413168149111010
Female16141313101114102112912911111416111011
Total3524282723252723292827262227192825222021

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56435 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 56435 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 56435 real estate data, the median home value of $148,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 56435 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 56435 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56435 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,372 100%
 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 526 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 387 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 131 6%
 Households Vacant 1,142 52%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 0.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.3%
 For Sale Only 30 2.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 0.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,040 91.1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 58 5.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 2 1%
 1 Bedroom 12 6%
 2 Bedroom 106 53%
 3+ Bedroom 80 40%
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 $43,405 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 56435 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 56435 can expect to fall in that range. 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 796 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 733 32%
 No Earnings 750 33%
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 796 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 733 32%
 No Earnings 750 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,085 86.8%
 Public transportation 24 1.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 4 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 47 3.8%
 Worked at Home 90 7.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 158 15.9%
 High School Graduate 668 67.2%
 Associate's degree 73 7.3%
 Bachelor's degree 67 6.7%
 Master's degree 24 2.4%
 Professional school degree 4 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 384 76.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 55 11.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 63 12.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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