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ZIP Code 56516

Primary City:Bejou, MN (View All Cities)
County: Mahnomen County
Timezone: Central (2:44pm)
Area code: 218 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.4, -96.0
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56516

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56516. 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 56516. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56516, 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:
Bejou, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56516 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56516 is located in northwest 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 56516 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56516 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 294
Population Density 4 people per sq mi
Housing Units 140
Median Home Value $77,500
Land Area 80.20 sq mi
Water Area 0.67 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 116
Median Household Income $42,321

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male141071549793151898710651
Female612135845571014710109732
Total2022202012131214102532161817191383

Gender

 Male 157 53%
 Female 137 47%
Gender

Race

 White 251 85.4%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 27 9.2%
 Asian 1 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 14 4.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner0810281720133
Renter22433210
Total21014312022143

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 65 56%
 Single Guardian 15 13%
 Singles 31 27%
 Singles With Roommate 5 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 89 77%
 Households with Kids 27 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male25331411322021323521
Female11213342022531202011
Total36544753344552525532

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56516 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 56516 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 56516 real estate data, the median home value of $77,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 56516 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 56516 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $200-$299/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56516 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 294 100%
 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 39 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 60 43%
 Renter Occupied Households 17 12%
 Households Vacant 24 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 17%
 For Migrant Workers 1 4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 16 67%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 7 54%
 3+ Bedroom 6 46%
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 $42,321 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 56516 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 56516 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 77 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 44 23%
 No Earnings 70 37%
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 77 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 44 23%
 No Earnings 70 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 88 88%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 4 4%
 Worked at Home 8 8%
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. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 19 21%
 High School Graduate 53 60%
 Associate's degree 13 15%
 Bachelor's degree 4 4%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 53 68%
 Enrolled in Private School 12 15%
 Not Enrolled in School 13 17%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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