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ZIP Code 56465

Primary City:Merrifield, MN (View All Cities)
County: Crow Wing County
Timezone: Central (4:17am)
Area code: 218 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.5, -94.1
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56465

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56465. 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 56465. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56465, 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:
Merrifield, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56465 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56465 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 56465 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely 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 56465 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,062
Population Density 53 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,693
Median Home Value $245,000
Land Area 38.79 sq mi
Water Area 13.65 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 866
Median Household Income $46,176

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 49Male Median Age: 49Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male446262563150385967899579858079462118
Female5245555539344548607310089699665441814
Total96107117111708483107127162195168154176144903932

Gender

 Male 1,061 51%
 Female 1,001 49%
Gender

Race

 White 2,023 98.1%
 Black Or African American 3 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.2%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 27 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner10481061731621838222
Renter81816149870
Total18661221871711918922

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 544 63%
 Single Guardian 92 11%
 Singles 187 22%
 Singles With Roommate 43 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 659 76%
 Households with Kids 207 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male761011813189141112121116171310977
Female9119121276101013614814141216854
Total1617192320202419242418261930312526171211

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56465 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 56465 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1970s. Looking at 56465 real estate data, the median home value of $245,000 is high 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 56465. Rentals in 56465 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56465 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,062 100%
 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 486 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 300 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 80 5%
 Households Vacant 827 49%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 0.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 12 1.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 774 93.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 34 4.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 64 72%
 3+ Bedroom 25 28%
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 $46,176 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 56465 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 56465 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 56465 can expect to fall in that range. 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 551 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 517 31%
 No Earnings 612 36%
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 551 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 517 31%
 No Earnings 612 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 754 83.0%
 Public transportation 8 0.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 2 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 43 4.7%
 Worked at Home 101 11.1%
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 72 9.2%
 High School Graduate 434 55.2%
 Associate's degree 63 8.0%
 Bachelor's degree 174 22.1%
 Master's degree 29 3.7%
 Professional school degree 10 1.3%
 Doctorate degree 4 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 281 72.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 79 20.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 27 7.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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