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ZIP Code 56685

Primary City:Waskish, MN (View All Cities)
County: Beltrami County
Timezone: Central (9:29am)
Area code: 218 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:48.2, -94.6
ZIP (~23 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56685

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56685. 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 56685. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56685, 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:
Waskish, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56685 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56685 is located in north Minnesota and covers a slightly higher 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 56685 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 large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56685 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 117
Population Density 1 people per sq mi
Housing Units 293
Median Home Value $203,800
Land Area 126.03 sq mi
Water Area 0.16 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 59
Median Household Income $32,188

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male10323220221167711201
Female1144101114561063205
Total21764231361612171314406

Gender

 Male 62 53%
 Female 55 47%
Gender

Race

 White 116 99%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 1 1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner02212141913
Renter11020011
Total13214141924

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 36 61%
 Single Guardian 6 10%
 Singles 17 29%
 Singles With Roommate 0 0%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 54 92%
 Households with Kids 5 8%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male10000000011100010010
Female00101000020200002110
Total10101000031300012120

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56685 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 56685 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1950s. Looking at 56685 real estate data, the median home value of $203,800 is slightly higher than average 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 56685. Rentals in 56685 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56685 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 117 100%
 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 16 5%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 37 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 6 2%
 Households Vacant 234 80%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 229 98%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 5 2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 4 100%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 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 $32,188 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 56685 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. A higher percentage of people in 56685 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 56685 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 29 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 45 34%
 No Earnings 59 44%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 29 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 45 34%
 No Earnings 59 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 41 79%
 Public transportation 2 4%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 9 17%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 27 33%
 High School Graduate 47 58%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 7 9%
 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 18 90%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 2 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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