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ZIP Code 56484

Primary City:Walker, MN (View All Cities)
County: Cass County
Timezone: Central (12:51am)
Area code: 218 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.1, -94.4
ZIP (~17 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56484

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56484. 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 56484. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56484, 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:
Walker, MN
Acceptable:
Whipholt
Unacceptable:
Leech Lake, Onigum, Shingobee, Turtle Lake

Stats and Demographics for the 56484 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56484 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 56484 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 single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56484 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,205
Population Density 35 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,640
Median Home Value $198,200
Land Area 90.65 sq mi
Water Area 94.87 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,388
Median Household Income $48,068

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 47Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8288107987074697285109128126111140105563027
Female107837393577861738910611114413415183634082
Total18917118019112715213014517421523927024529118811970109

Gender

 Male 1,577 49%
 Female 1,628 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,509 78.3%
 Black Or African American 6 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 560 17.5%
 Asian 19 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 11 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 99 3.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner157311021425525310634
Renter2855565641332831
Total4312816627029628613465

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 683 49%
 Single Guardian 191 14%
 Singles 437 31%
 Singles With Roommate 77 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,049 76%
 Households with Kids 339 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male16191717161925919272021192019301916148
Female182320251622131022141512171525251715117
Total3442374232413819414135333635445536312515

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56484 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 56484 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 56484 real estate data, the median home value of $198,200 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 56484. Rentals in 56484 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56484 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,127 97.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 15 0.5%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 42 1.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 21 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 641 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 419 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 328 12%
 Households Vacant 1,252 47%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 42 3.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.1%
 For Sale Only 50 4.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 0.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,083 86.5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 72 5.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 2 0.6%
 1 Bedroom 117 32.5%
 2 Bedroom 92 25.6%
 3+ Bedroom 149 41.4%
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 $48,068 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 56484 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 56484 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 56484 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 792 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 720 27%
 No Earnings 1,149 43%
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 792 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 720 27%
 No Earnings 1,149 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 987 81.0%
 Public transportation 9 0.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 135 11.1%
 Worked at Home 87 7.1%
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 90 8%
 High School Graduate 620 53%
 Associate's degree 107 9%
 Bachelor's degree 248 21%
 Master's degree 66 6%
 Professional school degree 29 2%
 Doctorate degree 10 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 527 87.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 20 3.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 54 9.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56484

ZIP Code 56484 is in the Detroit Lakes Public School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56484.

Walker-Hackensack-Akeley Alc
301 4th St
Walker, MN 56484
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Detroit Lakes Public School District
W.h.a. Elementary
301 4th St
Walker, MN 56484
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Walker-Hackensack-Akeley Schl. School District
Walker-Hackensack-Akeley Sec.
301 4th St
Walker, MN 56484
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Walker-Hackensack-Akeley Schl. School District
W. H. a . Alternative Program
301 4th St
Walker, MN 56484
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Walker-Hackensack-Akeley Schl. School District
Immanuel Lutheran School
4656 State 200 NW
Walker, MN 56484
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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