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ZIP Code 55786

Primary City:Taconite, MN (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Itasca County
Timezone: Central (12:31am)
Area code: 218 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.32, -93.37
ZIP (~1700 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 55786

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 55786. 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 55786. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 55786, 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:
Taconite, MN
Arcturus, Holman, Lawrence, Savannah

Stats and Demographics for the 55786 ZIP Code

ZIP code 55786 is located in central 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 55786 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 large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 55786 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 305
Population Density 71 people per sq mi
Housing Units 134
Median Home Value $84,400
Land Area 4.27 sq mi
Water Area 0.10 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 128
Median Household Income $60,341

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 34

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


 Male 154 50%
 Female 151 50%


 White 275 90.2%
 Black Or African American 4 1.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 2.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 1.0%
 Other Race 1 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 16 5.2%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 58 45%
 Single Guardian 21 16%
 Singles 44 34%
 Singles With Roommate 5 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 81 63%
 Households with Kids 47 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 55786 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 55786 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1980s. Looking at 55786 real estate data, the median home value of $84,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 55786 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 55786 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 55786 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 305 100%
 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 55 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 36 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 37 28%
 Households Vacant 6 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 33%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 33%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 2 33%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 17 85%
 2 Bedroom 1 5%
 3+ Bedroom 2 10%
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 $60,341 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 55786 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 55786 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 97 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 59 28%
 No Earnings 52 25%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 97 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 59 28%
 No Earnings 52 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 124 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 3 2%
 Worked at Home 6 5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 55786 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 3 3%
 High School Graduate 76 79%
 Associate's degree 15 16%
 Bachelor's degree 2 2%
 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 96 98%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 2 2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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