Search by ZIP, address, city, or county:

ZIP Code 56653

Primary City:Littlefork, MN (View All Cities)
County: Koochiching County
Timezone: Central (4:13pm)
Area code: 218 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:48.4, -93.8
ZIP (~30 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56653

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56653. 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 56653. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56653, 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:
Littlefork, MN
Unacceptable:
Happyland, Lindford

Stats and Demographics for the 56653 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56653 is located in north 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 56653 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56653 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,336
Population Density 2 people per sq mi
Housing Units 816
Median Home Value $101,300
Land Area 631.29 sq mi
Water Area 1.30 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 549
Median Household Income $41,333

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male243146482525232355555667574228201915
Female245151452012313746456953453333292330
Total48829793453754601011001251201027561494245

Gender

 Male 659 49%
 Female 677 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,319 98.7%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.4%
 Asian 3 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 7 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner22768102126793810
Renter6111517910209
Total83883119135895819

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 305 56%
 Single Guardian 52 9%
 Singles 167 30%
 Singles With Roommate 25 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 417 76%
 Households with Kids 132 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male54647268810114129612131256
Female3475121231410813126121011101043
Total8813919149221818241618211623232299

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56653 has a large 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 56653 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 56653 real estate data, the median home value of $101,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 56653. Rentals in 56653 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56653 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,284 96.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 7 0.5%
 Nursing Facilities 45 3.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 246 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 206 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 97 12%
 Households Vacant 267 33%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 13 4.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.4%
 For Sale Only 5 1.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 1.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 220 82.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 25 9.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 39 36%
 2 Bedroom 55 50%
 3+ Bedroom 15 14%
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 $41,333 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 56653 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 56653 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 56653 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. More commuters in 56653 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 379 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 302 25%
 No Earnings 515 43%
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 379 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 302 25%
 No Earnings 515 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 447 77%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 59 10%
 Worked at Home 78 13%
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 94 16%
 High School Graduate 360 61%
 Associate's degree 51 9%
 Bachelor's degree 75 13%
 Master's degree 6 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 189 73%
 Enrolled in Private School 55 21%
 Not Enrolled in School 16 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56653

ZIP Code 56653 is in the Littlefork-Big Falls School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56653.

Littlefork-Big Falls Elementary
700 Main St
Littlefork, MN 56653
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Littlefork-Big Falls School District
Littlefork-Big Falls Secondary
700 Main St
Littlefork, MN 56653
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Littlefork-Big Falls School District

Nearby ZIP Codes