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ZIP Code 55772

Post Office City:Nett Lake, MN (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Koochiching County
Timezone: Central (7:52am)
Area code: 218 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:48.1, -93.2
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 55772

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Primary/preferred city:
Nett Lake, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 55772 ZIP Code

ZIP code 55772 is located in northern 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 55772 are primarily American Indian or Alaskan Native. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 55772 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 76
Population Density 5 people per sq mi
Housing Units 27
Median Home Value $54,500
Land Area 14.90 sq mi
Water Area 7.63 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 27
Median Household Income $30,000

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 32

Under 5325
85 Plus000


 Male 33 43%
 Female 43 57%


 White 8 11%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 68 89%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 0 0%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus000

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4 15%
 Single Guardian 14 52%
 Singles 5 19%
 Singles With Roommate 4 15%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 16 59%
 Households with Kids 11 41%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 55772 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 55772 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 55772 real estate data, the median home value of $54,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 55772 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 55772 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 76 100%
 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 2 7%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 11 41%
 Renter Occupied Households 14 52%
 Households Vacant 0 0%
Housing Occupancy

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 19 100%
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 $30,000 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Residents in ZIP code 55772 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 55772 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 55772 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 55772 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 28 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 23 33%
 No Earnings 18 26%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 28 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 23 33%
 No Earnings 18 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 27 79%
 Public transportation 2 6%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 5 15%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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.

For more information, see Nett Lake, MN public school enrollment.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 15 25%
 High School Graduate 46 75%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 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 4 57%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 3 43%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 55772

ZIP Code 55772 is in the Nett Lake Public School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 55772.

Nett Lake Elementary
13090 Westley Dr
Nett Lake, MN 55772
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Nett Lake Public School District

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