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ZIP Code 56472

Primary City:Pequot Lakes, MN (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (4:17pm)
Coordinates:46.5, -94.3
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56472

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56472. 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 56472. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56472, 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:
Pequot Lakes, MN
Acceptable:
Breezy Point, Jenkins
Unacceptable:
Pine River

Stats and Demographics for the 56472 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56472 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 56472 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is 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 56472 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,459
Population Density 48 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,803
Median Home Value $201,500
Land Area 155.79 sq mi
Water Area 21.81 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,076
Median Household Income $49,342

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2692702462631322002052202332902412432642621681218347
Female2332682142121442022072162392942742562652301791098971
Total502538460475276402412436472584515499529492347230172118

Gender

 Male 3,757 50%
 Female 3,702 50%
Gender

Race

 White 7,316 98.1%
 Black Or African American 18 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 31 0.4%
 Asian 20 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 16 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 58 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2426638753451246123265
Renter5912110110680584426
Total8338748864059251927691

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,796 58%
 Single Guardian 346 11%
 Singles 776 25%
 Singles With Roommate 158 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,148 70%
 Households with Kids 928 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4951624045666648455062494441644664474231
Female4044505257496154474347373948465042423226
Total899511292102115127102929310986838911096106897457

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56472 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 56472 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 56472 real estate data, the median home value of $201,500 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 56472. Rentals in 56472 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56472 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,456 100.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 3 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,753 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 728 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 595 10%
 Households Vacant 2,727 47%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 184 6.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.1%
 For Sale Only 91 3.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 0.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2,328 85.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 111 4.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 177 31%
 2 Bedroom 172 31%
 3+ Bedroom 214 38%
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 $49,342 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 56472 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 56472 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 2,045 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,959 34%
 No Earnings 1,783 31%
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 2,045 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,959 34%
 No Earnings 1,783 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,059 89.5%
 Public transportation 5 0.1%
 Taxicab 25 0.7%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 75 2.2%
 Worked at Home 255 7.5%
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 197 8%
 High School Graduate 1,403 55%
 Associate's degree 260 10%
 Bachelor's degree 563 22%
 Master's degree 95 4%
 Professional school degree 32 1%
 Doctorate degree 21 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,116 77.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 140 9.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 177 12.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56472

ZIP Code 56472 is in the Pequot Lakes Public Schools. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56472.

Eagle View Elementary
6539 County Rd 11
Breezy Point, MN 56472
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pequot Lakes Public Schools
Pequot Lakes Middle School
30805 Olson St
Pequot Lakes, MN 56472
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Pequot Lakes Public Schools
Prb Pequot Lakes Midlevel Alc
30805 Olson St
Pequot Lakes, MN 56472
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Pine River-Backus School District
Pequot Lakes Senior High School
30805 Olson St
Pequot Lakes, MN 56472
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Pequot Lakes Public Schools

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