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ZIP Code 56524

Primary City:Clitherall, MN (View All Cities)
County: Otter Tail County
Timezone: Central (7:17am)
Area code: 218 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.2, -95.6
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56524

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56524. 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 56524. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56524, 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:
Clitherall, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56524 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56524 is located in west 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 56524 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56524 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 661
Population Density 16 people per sq mi
Housing Units 787
Median Home Value $226,900
Land Area 40.30 sq mi
Water Area 7.57 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 285
Median Household Income $46,667

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 51Male Median Age: 52Female Median Age: 50


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5121426
5-9132841
10-14261743
15-19231235
20-2451015
25-2914822
30-34181533
35-39111021
40-44231942
45-49162339
50-54302757
55-59383270
60-64282755
65-69373067
70-74191433
75-79141630
80-8411819
85 Plus7613

Gender

 Male 345 52%
 Female 316 48%
Gender

Race

 White 650 98.3%
 Black Or African American 3 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.2%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 7 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24022
25-3419928
35-4427633
45-5448351
55-6460363
65-7461566
75-8430333
85 Plus819

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 172 60%
 Single Guardian 25 9%
 Singles 74 26%
 Singles With Roommate 14 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 219 77%
 Households with Kids 66 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1527
2257
3011
4347
5279
6459
7145
8369
9369
10459
118311
12549
13224
147310
15235
16538
1710313
18325
19314
20202

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56524 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 56524 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 2000s. Looking at 56524 real estate data, the median home value of $226,900 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 56524. Rentals in 56524 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56524 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 655 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 6 1%
 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 139 18%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 114 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 32 4%
 Households Vacant 502 64%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 0.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.2%
 For Sale Only 9 1.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 475 94.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 15 3.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 2 6%
 2 Bedroom 7 22%
 3+ Bedroom 23 72%
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 $46,667 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 56524 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 56524 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. However, that is not the case in 56524. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 171 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 185 29%
 No Earnings 272 43%
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 171 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 185 29%
 No Earnings 272 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 229 88%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 4 2%
 Worked at Home 27 10%
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 area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 37 12%
 High School Graduate 155 50%
 Associate's degree 20 6%
 Bachelor's degree 66 21%
 Master's degree 28 9%
 Professional school degree 3 1%
 Doctorate degree 3 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 88 69%
 Enrolled in Private School 20 16%
 Not Enrolled in School 19 15%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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