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ZIP Code 56585

Primary City:Ulen, MN (View All Cities)
County: Clay County
Timezone: Central (5:14pm)
Area code: 218 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.1, -96.2
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56585

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56585. 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 56585. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56585, 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:
Ulen, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56585 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56585 is located in west 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 56585 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56585 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,049
Population Density 9 people per sq mi
Housing Units 481
Median Home Value $111,100
Land Area 117.45 sq mi
Water Area 0.20 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 423
Median Household Income $45,625

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male333528382138282635393345242621161819
Female313940271731291535304729301824201945
Total647468653869574170698074544445363764

Gender

 Male 523 50%
 Female 526 50%
Gender

Race

 White 990 94.4%
 Black Or African American 4 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 29 2.8%
 Asian 2 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 5 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 19 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner550537468433211
Renter514512771621
Total1064588675504832

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 219 52%
 Single Guardian 47 11%
 Singles 131 31%
 Singles With Roommate 26 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 300 71%
 Households with Kids 123 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male810847738105774512510745
Female475118116861112764548645
Total121713151518916161619141091791813810

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56585 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 56585 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 56585 real estate data, the median home value of $111,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 56585 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 56585 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56585 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,008 96%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 41 4%
 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 208 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 128 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 87 18%
 Households Vacant 58 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 22%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 11 19%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 23 40%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 18 20%
 2 Bedroom 52 58%
 3+ Bedroom 20 22%
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 $45,625 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 56585 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 56585 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. However, that is not the case in 56585. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 334 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 212 25%
 No Earnings 306 36%
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 334 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 212 25%
 No Earnings 306 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 405 85%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 16 3%
 Worked at Home 58 12%
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 73 20.2%
 High School Graduate 219 60.5%
 Associate's degree 28 7.7%
 Bachelor's degree 39 10.8%
 Master's degree 1 0.3%
 Professional school degree 2 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 166 79%
 Enrolled in Private School 4 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 39 19%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56585

ZIP Code 56585 is in the Ulen-Hitterdal Public School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56585.

Ulen-Hitterdal Elementary
27 NW 2nd St
Ulen, MN 56585
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ulen-Hitterdal Public School District
Ulen-Hitterdal Secondary
27 NW 2nd St
Ulen, MN 56585
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Ulen-Hitterdal Public School District

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