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ZIP Code 56568

Primary City:Nielsville, MN (View All Cities)
County: Polk County
Timezone: Central (4:19am)
Area code: 218 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.5, -96.8
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56568

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56568. 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 56568. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56568, 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:
Nielsville, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56568 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56568 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 56568 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56568 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 142
Population Density 4 people per sq mi
Housing Units 89
Median Home Value $34,200
Land Area 33.58 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 69
Median Household Income $29,375

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 51Male Median Age: 53Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1034252247991044300
Female438361104983563423
Total531178632816171215107723

Gender

 Male 69 49%
 Female 73 51%
Gender

Race

 White 132 93%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 7 5%
 Two Or More Races 3 2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner11812171063
Renter04022120
Total15814191183

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 32 46%
 Single Guardian 7 10%
 Singles 29 42%
 Singles With Roommate 1 1%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 57 83%
 Households with Kids 12 17%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male00100000000012102100
Female11101101021023020011
Total11201101021035122111

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56568 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 56568 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 56568 real estate data, the median home value of $34,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 56568 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 56568 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $200-$299/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56568 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 142 100%
 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 16 18%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 42 47%
 Renter Occupied Households 11 12%
 Households Vacant 20 22%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 25%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 4 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 10%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 15%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 6 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 9 60%
 3+ Bedroom 6 40%
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 $29,375 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 56568 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 56568 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 41 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 57 38%
 No Earnings 52 35%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 41 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 57 38%
 No Earnings 52 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 67 85%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 6 8%
 Worked at Home 6 8%
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 8 10%
 High School Graduate 49 61%
 Associate's degree 19 24%
 Bachelor's degree 3 4%
 Master's degree 1 1%
 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 21 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 5 19%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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