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ZIP Code 56735

Primary City:Lancaster, MN (View All Cities)
County: Kittson County
Timezone: Central (3:52pm)
Area code: 218 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:48.9, -96.7
ZIP (~24 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56735

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56735. 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 56735. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56735, 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:
Lancaster, MN
Acceptable:
Orleans

Stats and Demographics for the 56735 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56735 is located in northwest 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 56735 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is 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 56735 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 816
Population Density 2 people per sq mi
Housing Units 487
Median Home Value $69,000
Land Area 339.26 sq mi
Water Area 3.43 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 350
Median Household Income $45,625

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male16222329272622191625314531242413911
Female283323222113191614343237351715171512
Total445546514839413530596382664139302423

Gender

 Male 413 51%
 Female 403 49%
Gender

Race

 White 800 98.0%
 Black Or African American 8 1.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 2 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 4 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner62530548251357
Renter8125566612
Total1437355988574119

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 206 59%
 Single Guardian 27 8%
 Singles 107 31%
 Singles With Roommate 10 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 272 78%
 Households with Kids 78 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male41139412651656663867
Female76847787445437647148
Total1179716119910961081312101091015

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56735 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 56735 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 56735 real estate data, the median home value of $69,000 is low 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 56735. Rentals in 56735 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56735 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 816 100%
 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 123 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 167 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 60 12%
 Households Vacant 137 28%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 6 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 84 61%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 42 31%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 15 30%
 2 Bedroom 9 18%
 3+ Bedroom 26 52%
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 $45,625 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 56735 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 56735 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 56735 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 309 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 158 24%
 No Earnings 201 30%
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 309 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 158 24%
 No Earnings 201 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 334 82%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 23 6%
 Worked at Home 51 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 47 14.7%
 High School Graduate 204 63.8%
 Associate's degree 28 8.8%
 Bachelor's degree 36 11.3%
 Master's degree 0 0.0%
 Professional school degree 2 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 3 0.9%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 132 86%
 Enrolled in Private School 15 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 6 4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56735

ZIP Code 56735 is in the Lancaster Public School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56735.

Lancaster Elementary
401 Central Ave South
Lancaster, MN 56735
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lancaster Public School District
Lancaster Secondary
401 Central Ave South
Lancaster, MN 56735
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lancaster Public School District

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