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ZIP Code 56556

Primary City:Mcintosh, MN (View All Cities)
County: Polk County
Timezone: Central (12:03am)
Area code: 218 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.7, -95.9
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56556

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56556. 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 56556. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56556, 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:
Mcintosh, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56556 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56556 is located in northwest 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 56556 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56556 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,160
Population Density 12 people per sq mi
Housing Units 545
Median Home Value $78,500
Land Area 98.57 sq mi
Water Area 2.15 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 486
Median Household Income $34,554

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male502839242424343338383552523319231123
Female353434392719342029434339423926222530
Total856273635143685367817891947245453653

Gender

 Male 580 50%
 Female 580 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,114 96.0%
 Black Or African American 3 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.8%
 Asian 12 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.1%
 Other Race 2 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 19 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner441496391543816
Renter1417171319151718
Total18586676110695534

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 265 55%
 Single Guardian 45 9%
 Singles 160 33%
 Singles With Roommate 16 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 361 74%
 Households with Kids 125 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male10881247485107958563374
Female957108957561810912511655
Total191315221216915101681715171711149129

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56556 has a slightly less than average 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 56556 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 56556 real estate data, the median home value of $78,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 56556 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 56556 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56556 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,113 96%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 37 3%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 10 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 178 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 178 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 130 24%
 Households Vacant 59 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 4 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 14 24%
 For Migrant Workers 1 2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 32 54%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 32 31%
 2 Bedroom 18 18%
 3+ Bedroom 52 51%
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 $34,554 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 56556 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. More commuters in 56556 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 226 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 214 30%
 No Earnings 266 38%
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 226 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 214 30%
 No Earnings 266 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 368 94.4%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 3 0.8%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 5 1.3%
 Worked at Home 14 3.6%
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 24 8%
 High School Graduate 192 64%
 Associate's degree 36 12%
 Bachelor's degree 34 11%
 Master's degree 8 3%
 Professional school degree 4 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 114 79.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 29 20.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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