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ZIP Code 56440

Primary City:Clarissa, MN (View All Cities)
County: Todd County
Timezone: Central (2:12pm)
Coordinates:46.2, -95.0
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56440

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56440. 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 56440. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56440, 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:
Clarissa, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56440 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56440 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 56440 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56440 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,409
Population Density 26 people per sq mi
Housing Units 598
Median Home Value $85,700
Land Area 54.32 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 532
Median Household Income $39,526

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male495651503148263634464852404027252221
Female634947552336263136425239423431302843
Total1121059810554845267708810091827458555064

Gender

 Male 702 50%
 Female 707 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,382 98.1%
 Black Or African American 5 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 5 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 14 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner94953849465428
Renter1023171414141323
Total19727098108795531

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 293 55%
 Single Guardian 45 8%
 Singles 171 32%
 Singles With Roommate 23 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 384 72%
 Households with Kids 148 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male81014121271481599149109151010611
Female918981111514867141010189108104
Total1728232023181922231516281920272420181615

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56440 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 56440 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 56440 real estate data, the median home value of $85,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 56440 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 56440 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56440 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,330 94.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 2 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 73 5.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 4 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 202 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 202 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 128 21%
 Households Vacant 66 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 12%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 3%
 For Sale Only 6 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 17 26%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 31 47%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 50 44%
 2 Bedroom 23 20%
 3+ Bedroom 41 36%
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 $39,526 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 56440 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 56440 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. More commuters in 56440 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 390 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 300 28%
 No Earnings 365 35%
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 390 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 300 28%
 No Earnings 365 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 467 80.5%
 Public transportation 1 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 62 10.7%
 Worked at Home 50 8.6%
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. 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 99 22%
 High School Graduate 278 61%
 Associate's degree 33 7%
 Bachelor's degree 24 5%
 Master's degree 10 2%
 Professional school degree 9 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 217 61.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 57 16.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 78 22.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56440

ZIP Code 56440 is in the Eagle Valley Public School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56440.

Eagle Valley Elementary
106 Frank St South
Clarissa, MN 56440
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Eagle Valley Public School District

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