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ZIP Code 56435

Primary City:Backus, MN (View All Cities)
County: Cass County
Timezone: Central (1:11pm)
Area code: 218 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.8, -94.5
ZIP (~17 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56435

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56435. 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 56435. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56435, 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:
Backus, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56435 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56435 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 56435 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 56435 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,372
Population Density 15 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,186
Median Home Value $148,900
Land Area 160.14 sq mi
Water Area 15.49 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,044
Median Household Income $43,405

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 49Male Median Age: 49Female Median Age: 49


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 56869137
5-96166127
10-147753130
15-195262114
20-24503989
25-296150111
30-345753110
35-396248110
40-446062122
45-498794181
50-5410397200
55-59122118240
60-649485179
65-69102102204
70-747854132
75-795650106
80-84232649
85 Plus171431

Gender

 Male 1,230 52%
 Female 1,142 48%
Gender

Race

 White 2,296 96.8%
 Black Or African American 2 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.5%
 Asian 12 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 5 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 44 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24161026
25-347723100
35-449728125
45-5418127208
55-6422819247
65-7419113204
75-8410010110
85 Plus23124

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 574 55%
 Single Guardian 121 12%
 Singles 274 26%
 Singles With Roommate 75 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 799 77%
 Households with Kids 245 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1191635
2101424
3151328
4141327
5131023
6141125
7131427
8131023
982129
10161228
1118927
12141226
1313922
14161127
1581119
16141428
1791625
18111122
19101020
20101121

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56435 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 56435 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 56435 real estate data, the median home value of $148,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 56435 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 56435 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56435 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,372 100%
 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 526 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 387 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 131 6%
 Households Vacant 1,142 52%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 0.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.3%
 For Sale Only 30 2.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 0.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,040 91.1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 58 5.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 2 1%
 1 Bedroom 12 6%
 2 Bedroom 106 53%
 3+ Bedroom 80 40%
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 $43,405 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 56435 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 56435 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 796 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 733 32%
 No Earnings 750 33%
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 796 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 733 32%
 No Earnings 750 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,085 86.8%
 Public transportation 24 1.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 4 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 47 3.8%
 Worked at Home 90 7.2%
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. 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 158 15.9%
 High School Graduate 668 67.2%
 Associate's degree 73 7.3%
 Bachelor's degree 67 6.7%
 Master's degree 24 2.4%
 Professional school degree 4 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 384 76.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 55 11.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 63 12.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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