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ZIP Code 56601

Primary City:Bemidji, MN (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Bemidji
County: Beltrami County
Timezone: Central (9:44pm)
Area code: 218 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.5, -94.8
ZIP (~21 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56601

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56601. 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 56601. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56601, 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:
Bemidji, MN
Acceptable:
Turtle River, Wilton
Unacceptable:
Grant Valley, Jones, Northern, Nymore, Port Hope, Sugar Bush, Ten Lake

Stats and Demographics for the 56601 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56601 is located in northwest Minnesota and covers a large 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 56601 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56601 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 32,225
Population Density 88 people per sq mi
Housing Units 14,446
Median Home Value $156,000
Land Area 365.96 sq mi
Water Area 51.12 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,520
Median Household Income $46,640

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 35


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 51,1341,0282,162
5-91,0449551,999
10-149899551,944
15-191,4331,3672,800
20-241,9481,7573,705
25-291,1171,0792,196
30-349638971,860
35-398348061,640
40-447778381,615
45-499971,0202,017
50-541,0611,1392,200
55-599791,1192,098
60-649018741,775
65-695856041,189
70-74474505979
75-79355394749
80-84219360579
85 Plus229489718

Gender

 Male 16,039 50%
 Female 16,186 50%
Gender

Race

 White 27,949 86.7%
 Black Or African American 235 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2,527 7.8%
 Asian 285 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 13 0.0%
 Other Race 97 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 1,119 3.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-242169981,214
25-341,1099462,055
35-441,3184301,748
45-541,9954492,444
55-641,9813002,281
65-741,1412271,368
75-84678233911
85 Plus217282499

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,832 47%
 Single Guardian 1,964 16%
 Singles 3,509 28%
 Singles With Roommate 1,215 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,815 70%
 Households with Kids 3,705 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1253219472
2261192453
3218209427
4195200395
5219215434
6232188420
7206176382
8185181366
9202195397
10214178392
11194208402
12199200399
13196186382
14186183369
15214213427
16221180401
17200175375
18302345647
19496454950
20493474967

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56601 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 56601 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1970s. Looking at 56601 real estate data, the median home value of $156,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 56601. Rentals in 56601 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56601 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 30,260 93.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 93 0.3%
 Juvenile Facilities 96 0.3%
 Nursing Facilities 193 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1,328 4.1%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 255 0.8%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,733 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,922 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,865 27%
 Households Vacant 1,926 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 248 13%
 Rented & Unoccupied 18 1%
 For Sale Only 141 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,207 63%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 296 15%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 153 4%
 1 Bedroom 1,062 28%
 2 Bedroom 1,609 43%
 3+ Bedroom 904 24%
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 $46,640 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 56601 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. More commuters in 56601 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 9,720 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,331 35%
 No Earnings 7,760 29%
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 9,720 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,331 35%
 No Earnings 7,760 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,885 88.1%
 Public transportation 112 0.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 52 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 788 5.0%
 Worked at Home 929 5.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 933 9%
 High School Graduate 4,850 49%
 Associate's degree 1,022 10%
 Bachelor's degree 1,978 20%
 Master's degree 756 8%
 Professional school degree 153 2%
 Doctorate degree 256 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,828 79.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 518 8.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 744 12.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56601

ZIP Code 56601 is in the North Country Voc. Coop. Ctr. School District. There are 22 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56601.

North Country Vocational Coop. Center
905 Grant Ave SE
Bemidji, MN 56601
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: North Country Voc. Coop. Ctr. School District
Schoolcraft Learning Community Chtr
9500 Ruppstrasse NE
Bemidji, MN 56601
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Schoolcraft Learning Community Chtr School District
First City School
1230 5th St NW
Bemidji, MN 56601
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Bemidji Public School District
Bemidji Area Learning Center
502 Minnesota Ave
Bemidji, MN 56601
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Bemidji Public School District
Bemidji Bylaw
502 Minnesota Ave
Bemidji, MN 56601
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Bemidji Public School District
Bemidji Regional Interdist. Council
1615 NW 5th St
Bemidji, MN 56601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bemidji Regional Interdist. Council School District
Central Elementary
815 Beltrami Ave
Bemidji, MN 56601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bemidji Public School District
Lincoln Elementary
1617 5th St NE
Bemidji, MN 56601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bemidji Public School District
Horace May Elementary
3300 Gillett Dr NW
Bemidji, MN 56601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bemidji Public School District
Northern Elementary
8711 Irvine Ave NW
Bemidji, MN 56601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bemidji Public School District
J.w. Smith Elementary
1712 America Ave
Bemidji, MN 56601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bemidji Public School District
Bemidji Middle School
1910 Middle School Ave NW
Bemidji, MN 56601
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Bemidji Public School District
Bemidji Middle Alp
1910 Middle School Ave NW
Bemidji, MN 56601
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Bemidji Public School District
Paul Bunyan Center
3300 Gillett Dr NW
Bemidji, MN 56601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bemidji Public School District
Treknorth High School
2520 Hannah Ave NW
Bemidji, MN 56601
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Treknorth High School District
Voyageurs Expeditionary High School
3724 Bemidji Ave North
Bemidji, MN 56601
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Voyageurs Expeditionary School District
Bemidji Senior High School
2900 Division St West
Bemidji, MN 56601
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Bemidji Public School District
Bemidji Senior Lumberjack Alc
2900 Division St West
Bemidji, MN 56601
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Bemidji Public School District
Oshki Manidoo Center
1741 15th St NW
Bemidji, MN 56601
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Bemidji Public School District
St Philip'S School
620 Beltrami Ave NW
Bemidji, MN 56601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Heartland Christian Academy
9914 Heartland Cir NW
Bemidji, MN 56601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Mark'S Lutheran School
2220 Anne St NW
Bemidji, MN 56601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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