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ZIP Code 56639

Primary City:Effie, MN (View All Cities)
County: Itasca County
Timezone: Central (6:07am)
Area code: 218 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.9, -93.5
ZIP (~19 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56639

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56639. 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 56639. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56639, 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:
Effie, MN
Unacceptable:
Bigfork, Craigville

Stats and Demographics for the 56639 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56639 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 56639 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56639 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 459
Population Density 2 people per sq mi
Housing Units 486
Median Home Value $135,000
Land Area 301.90 sq mi
Water Area 5.22 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 199
Median Household Income $33,529

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 50Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male101411141581412814241716192013105
Female71681541411101191425142020953
Total17301929192225221923384230394022158

Gender

 Male 244 53%
 Female 215 47%
Gender

Race

 White 448 97.6%
 Black Or African American 1 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.2%
 Asian 2 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 7 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner31418353744256
Renter25024121
Total51918374145277

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 124 62%
 Single Guardian 12 6%
 Singles 53 27%
 Singles With Roommate 10 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 157 79%
 Households with Kids 42 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male12233522232132435023
Female00224325221113433230
Total12457847453245868253

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56639 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 56639 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1960s. Looking at 56639 real estate data, the median home value of $135,000 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 56639. Rentals in 56639 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56639 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 459 100%
 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 82 17%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 100 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 17 3%
 Households Vacant 287 59%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 0.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 6 2.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 266 92.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 13 4.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 3 19%
 2 Bedroom 7 44%
 3+ Bedroom 6 38%
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 $33,529 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 56639 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. Residents in ZIP code 56639 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of 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 56639. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 79 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 131 38%
 No Earnings 132 39%
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 79 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 131 38%
 No Earnings 132 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 148 85%
 Public transportation 11 6%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 6 3%
 Worked at Home 10 6%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 26 18%
 High School Graduate 98 67%
 Associate's degree 14 10%
 Bachelor's degree 9 6%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 9 16%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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