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ZIP Code 56636

Primary City:Deer River, MN (View All Cities)
County: Itasca County
Timezone: Central (4:21pm)
Area code: 218 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.4, -94.0
ZIP (~30 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56636

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56636. 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 56636. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56636, 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:
Deer River, MN
Unacceptable:
Deer Riv, Inger, Morse, Oteneagen, Zemple

Stats and Demographics for the 56636 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56636 is located in central Minnesota and covers an extremely 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 56636 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56636 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,137
Population Density 11 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,215
Median Home Value $136,200
Land Area 450.17 sq mi
Water Area 109.42 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,981
Median Household Income $42,402

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male206180191190123127137120124183210205186159136666026
Female135167167183118138121113132182188216182153115736065
Total34134735837324126525823325636539842136831225113912091

Gender

 Male 2,629 51%
 Female 2,508 49%
Gender

Race

 White 4,016 78.2%
 Black Or African American 12 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 924 18.0%
 Asian 6 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 6 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 172 3.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1515019736341431414934
Renter3171446449303125
Total4622124142746334418059

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,071 54%
 Single Guardian 299 15%
 Singles 510 26%
 Singles With Roommate 101 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,394 70%
 Households with Kids 587 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4035474339313828443148333940343546373829
Female3026302630422834332927363936234241482931
Total7061776969736662776075697876577787856760

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56636 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 56636 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 56636 real estate data, the median home value of $136,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 56636 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 56636 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56636 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,058 98.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 20 0.4%
 Nursing Facilities 31 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 28 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 802 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 834 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 345 11%
 Households Vacant 1,234 38%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 20 1.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.2%
 For Sale Only 38 3.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 0.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,098 89.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 69 5.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 22 6%
 1 Bedroom 70 18%
 2 Bedroom 109 28%
 3+ Bedroom 184 48%
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 $42,402 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 56636 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. Most commuters in 56636 can expect to fall in that range. 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 1,125 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,310 34%
 No Earnings 1,445 37%
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 1,125 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,310 34%
 No Earnings 1,445 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,861 92.8%
 Public transportation 14 0.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 57 2.8%
 Worked at Home 73 3.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 193 12.0%
 High School Graduate 1,079 66.9%
 Associate's degree 108 6.7%
 Bachelor's degree 183 11.4%
 Master's degree 28 1.7%
 Professional school degree 11 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 10 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 943 86.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 32 2.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 112 10.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56636

ZIP Code 56636 is in the Deer River Public School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56636.

Deer River Secondary
101 1st Ave NE
Deer River, MN 56636
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Deer River Public School District
King Elementary
500 5th St SE
Deer River, MN 56636
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Deer River Public School District

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