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ZIP Code 56657

Primary City:Marcell, MN (View All Cities)
County: Itasca County
Timezone: Central (7:50am)
Area code: 218 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.6, -93.6
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56657

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56657. 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 56657. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56657, 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:
Marcell, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56657 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56657 is located in north Minnesota and covers a slightly less 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 56657 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56657 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 304
Population Density 5 people per sq mi
Housing Units 551
Median Home Value $253,400
Land Area 55.54 sq mi
Water Area 8.84 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 149
Median Household Income $49,141

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 57Male Median Age: 58Female Median Age: 55

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male553038439111516131724623
Female947566085121517161811675
Total149105914411142330332935351298

Gender

 Male 147 48%
 Female 157 52%
Gender

Race

 White 293 96.4%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 1.3%
 Asian 1 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 4 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1611253144154
Renter12051210
Total2811303246164

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 86 58%
 Single Guardian 10 7%
 Singles 44 30%
 Singles With Roommate 9 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 129 87%
 Households with Kids 20 13%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male01120121111100000002
Female22211102011302211102
Total23331223122402211104

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56657 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 56657 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 56657 real estate data, the median home value of $253,400 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 56657. Rentals in 56657 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $200-$299/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56657 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 304 100%
 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 63 11%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 74 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 12 2%
 Households Vacant 402 73%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 4 1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 387 96%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 11 3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 2 50%
 2 Bedroom 2 50%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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 $49,141 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 56657 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. ZIP code 56657 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 56657 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 56657 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 26 14%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 53 28%
 No Earnings 112 59%
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 26 14%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 53 28%
 No Earnings 112 59%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 52 75%
 Public transportation 7 10%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 10 14%
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 9 9%
 High School Graduate 52 54%
 Associate's degree 9 9%
 Bachelor's degree 13 13%
 Master's degree 11 11%
 Professional school degree 3 3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 8 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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