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ZIP Code 56535

Primary City:Erskine, MN (View All Cities)
County: Polk County
Timezone: Central (4:10am)
Area code: 218 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.7, -96.1
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56535

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56535. 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 56535. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56535, 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:
Erskine, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56535 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56535 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 56535 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 families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56535 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,363
Population Density 16 people per sq mi
Housing Units 885
Median Home Value $158,500
Land Area 83.99 sq mi
Water Area 6.15 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 564
Median Household Income $50,455

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male343355463327272545444949436040172617
Female324249323618262640424262375341192274
Total667510478694553518586911118011381364891

Gender

 Male 670 49%
 Female 693 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,314 96.4%
 Black Or African American 2 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 21 1.5%
 Asian 6 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 20 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner142659801031064115
Renter12269151281424
Total265268951151145539

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 314 56%
 Single Guardian 62 11%
 Singles 176 31%
 Singles With Roommate 12 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 425 75%
 Households with Kids 139 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male56777947681013915812101244
Female44106411712811913106786748
Total91017131120111914191926192115201619812

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56535 has an extremely large 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 56535 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1990s. Looking at 56535 real estate data, the median home value of $158,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 56535. Rentals in 56535 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56535 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,298 95%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 65 5%
 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 236 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 208 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 120 14%
 Households Vacant 321 36%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 9 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 261 81%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 38 12%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 4 4%
 1 Bedroom 22 24%
 2 Bedroom 38 41%
 3+ Bedroom 29 31%
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 $50,455 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 56535 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 56535 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. Most commuters in 56535 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 403 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 278 24%
 No Earnings 455 40%
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 403 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 278 24%
 No Earnings 455 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 479 83%
 Public transportation 16 3%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 29 5%
 Worked at Home 56 10%
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 85 18%
 High School Graduate 278 57%
 Associate's degree 21 4%
 Bachelor's degree 84 17%
 Master's degree 12 2%
 Professional school degree 5 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 232 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 18 7%
 Not Enrolled in School 23 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56535

ZIP Code 56535 is in the Win-E-Mac School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56535.

Win-E-Mac Elementary
23130 345th St SE
Erskine, MN 56535
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Win-E-Mac School District
Win-E-Mac Secondary
23130 345th St SE
Erskine, MN 56535
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Win-E-Mac School District

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