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ZIP Code 56715

Primary City:Brooks, MN (View All Cities)
County: Red Lake County
Timezone: Central (10:24am)
Area code: 218 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.8, -96.1
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56715

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56715. 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 56715. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56715, 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:
Brooks, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56715 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56715 is located in northwest 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 56715 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 families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56715 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 350
Population Density 5 people per sq mi
Housing Units 171
Median Home Value $80,000
Land Area 64.09 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 148
Median Household Income $41,500

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male91991369148415189141512733
Female1311993111475131610121111341
Total22301822920281592834192626231074

Gender

 Male 187 53%
 Female 163 47%
Gender

Race

 White 344 98.3%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.3%
 Asian 2 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 3 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner21910322129101
Renter16240443
Total32512362133144

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 86 58%
 Single Guardian 11 7%
 Singles 39 26%
 Singles With Roommate 12 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 104 70%
 Households with Kids 44 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male22114353411322062323
Female13332510333120042211
Total354468637444420104534

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56715 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 56715 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 56715 real estate data, the median home value of $80,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 56715 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 56715 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56715 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 350 100%
 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 62 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 62 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 24 14%
 Households Vacant 23 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 30%
 For Migrant Workers 1 4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 12 52%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 1 3%
 1 Bedroom 17 57%
 2 Bedroom 3 10%
 3+ Bedroom 9 30%
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 $41,500 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 56715 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 56715 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 68 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 72 37%
 No Earnings 57 29%
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 68 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 72 37%
 No Earnings 57 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 102 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 3 3%
 Worked at Home 7 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. 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 24 26%
 High School Graduate 49 54%
 Associate's degree 14 15%
 Bachelor's degree 4 4%
 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 38 95%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 2 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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