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ZIP Code 55008

Primary City:Cambridge, MN (View All Cities)
County: Isanti County
Timezone: Central (11:17pm)
Coordinates:45.6, -93.3
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 55008

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 55008. 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 55008. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 55008, 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:
Cambridge, MN
Unacceptable:
Edgewood, Spectacle Lake

Stats and Demographics for the 55008 ZIP Code

ZIP code 55008 is located in central 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 55008 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 55008 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,685
Population Density 146 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,098
Median Home Value $165,100
Land Area 100.50 sq mi
Water Area 4.59 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,545
Median Household Income $53,727

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 40


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 55454921,037
5-95355001,035
10-145035181,021
15-19495493988
20-24456400856
25-29444485929
30-34488443931
35-39458467925
40-44456468924
45-495665641,130
50-545415351,076
55-59463449912
60-64346376722
65-69242323565
70-74238260498
75-79138211349
80-84132215347
85 Plus138302440

Gender

 Male 7,184 49%
 Female 7,501 51%
Gender

Race

 White 14,052 95.7%
 Black Or African American 107 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 78 0.5%
 Asian 158 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 10 0.1%
 Other Race 52 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 228 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2485128213
25-34569246815
35-44766214980
45-541,0451941,239
55-64838131969
65-7457877655
75-84326102428
85 Plus101145246

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,999 54%
 Single Guardian 828 15%
 Singles 1,398 25%
 Singles With Roommate 320 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,619 65%
 Households with Kids 1,926 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
19889187
211298210
3130108238
4113107220
511488202
611690206
7104117221
895101196
9106104210
1094108202
11118105223
129297189
1394115209
1410593198
15106102208
16106120226
1710790197
189196187
198585170
209657153

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 55008 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 55008 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1970s. Looking at 55008 real estate data, the median home value of $165,100 is slightly higher 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 55008. Rentals in 55008 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 55008 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14,317 97.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 41 0.3%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 244 1.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 83 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,268 54%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,040 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,237 20%
 Households Vacant 553 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 110 19.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.5%
 For Sale Only 111 20.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 28 5.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 157 28.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 144 26.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 89 6%
 1 Bedroom 419 30%
 2 Bedroom 445 32%
 3+ Bedroom 435 31%
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 $53,727 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 55008 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 55008 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,544 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,531 30%
 No Earnings 3,636 31%
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 4,544 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,531 30%
 No Earnings 3,636 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,146 88.1%
 Public transportation 94 1.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 26 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 264 3.8%
 Worked at Home 449 6.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 510 10.8%
 High School Graduate 3,012 63.6%
 Associate's degree 416 8.8%
 Bachelor's degree 477 10.1%
 Master's degree 206 4.4%
 Professional school degree 88 1.9%
 Doctorate degree 25 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,652 83.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 182 5.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 335 10.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 55008

ZIP Code 55008 is in the Oak Land Vocational Cooperatve School District. There are 14 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 55008.

Oak Land Vocational Center
625c Main St North
Cambridge, MN 55008
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Oak Land Vocational Cooperatve School District
Cambridge Alc West
625c Main St North
Cambridge, MN 55008
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Oak Land Vocational Cooperatve School District
Rum River South
801 20th Ave NE
Cambridge, MN 55008
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Rum River Special Education Coop School District
Cambridge Primary School
310 North Elm St
Cambridge, MN 55008
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cambridge-Isanti Public School District
Cambridge Intermediate School
428 NW 2nd Ave
Cambridge, MN 55008
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cambridge-Isanti Public School District
Cambridge Middle School
31374 Xylite St NE
Cambridge, MN 55008
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Cambridge-Isanti Public School District
Cambridge Alc East
626 North Main St
Cambridge, MN 55008
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Oak Land Vocational Cooperatve School District
Oak Land Alc West
625c North Main St
Cambridge, MN 55008
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Oak Land Vocational Cooperatve School District
Cambridge-Isanti High School
430 NW 8th Ave
Cambridge, MN 55008
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Cambridge-Isanti Public School District
Mn Specialty Health Sys-Cambridge
1425 East Rum River Dr South
Cambridge, MN 55008
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Cambridge-Isanti Public School District
Moving Forward
626 Main St North
Cambridge, MN 55008
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Cambridge-Isanti Public School District
Calvary Baptist Academy
33525 Jefferson St NE
Cambridge, MN 55008
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Cambridge Christian School
2211 Old Main St S
Cambridge, MN 55008
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
St Scholastica Hsc Academy
315 Fern St
Cambridge, MN 55008
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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