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ZIP Code 56629

Primary City:Birchdale, MN (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Koochiching County
Timezone: Central (2:42pm)
Area code: 218 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:48.631, -94.107
ZIP (~800 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56629

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56629. 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 56629. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56629, 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:
Birchdale, MN
Unacceptable:
Indus, Manitou

Stats and Demographics for the 56629 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56629 is located in north Minnesota and covers a large 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 56629 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also an extremely large number of families and an extremely small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56629 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 197
Population Density 1 people per sq mi
Housing Units 216
Median Home Value $116,100
Land Area 248.85 sq mi
Water Area 1.70 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 87
Median Household Income $52,321

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 53Male Median Age: 52Female Median Age: 54

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male76361263671614894222
Female5426624147717785314
Total1210512741041014233115179536

Gender

 Male 104 53%
 Female 93 47%
Gender

Race

 White 194 98.5%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 1.0%
 Asian 1 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 0 0.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner15621231864
Renter10011000
Total25622241864

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 60 69%
 Single Guardian 5 6%
 Singles 21 24%
 Singles With Roommate 1 1%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 69 79%
 Households with Kids 18 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male32023001211010320010
Female03020011200110110310
Total35043012411120430320

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56629 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 56629 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 56629 real estate data, the median home value of $116,100 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 56629. Rentals in 56629 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56629 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 197 100%
 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 32 15%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 52 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 3 1%
 Households Vacant 129 60%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 5 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 112 87%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 12 9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 4 100%
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 $52,321 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 56629 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 56629 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. 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 91 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 78 34%
 No Earnings 60 26%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 91 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 78 34%
 No Earnings 60 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 123 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 3 2%
 Worked at Home 8 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 10 9%
 High School Graduate 59 55%
 Associate's degree 18 17%
 Bachelor's degree 13 12%
 Master's degree 7 7%
 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 46 94%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 3 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56629

ZIP Code 56629 is in the South Koochiching School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56629.

Indus Elementary
8560 Hwy 11
Birchdale, MN 56629
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South Koochiching School District
Indus Secondary
8560 Hwy 11
Birchdale, MN 56629
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: South Koochiching School District

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