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ZIP Code 56649

Primary City:International Falls, MN (View All Cities)
County: Koochiching County
Timezone: Central (10:08pm)
Area code: 218 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:48.5, -93.4
ZIP (~22 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56649

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56649. 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 56649. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56649, 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:
International Falls, MN
Acceptable:
Intl Falls

Stats and Demographics for the 56649 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56649 is located in north 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 56649 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors 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 56649 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,932
Population Density 39 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,312
Median Home Value $104,200
Land Area 257.55 sq mi
Water Area 91.71 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,385
Median Household Income $42,048

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 46


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5240262502
5-9304283587
10-14307316623
15-19357318675
20-24255216471
25-29249253502
30-34215229444
35-39267301568
40-44310286596
45-49360383743
50-54419414833
55-59421406827
60-64348315663
65-69269280549
70-74202226428
75-79159206365
80-84116175291
85 Plus88177265

Gender

 Male 4,886 49%
 Female 5,046 51%
Gender

Race

 White 9,394 94.6%
 Black Or African American 75 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 188 1.9%
 Asian 25 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 22 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 225 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2429127156
25-34260201461
35-44484153637
45-54754179933
55-64777133910
65-7454691637
75-84355119474
85 Plus9978177

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,051 47%
 Single Guardian 647 15%
 Singles 1,442 33%
 Singles With Roommate 245 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,254 74%
 Households with Kids 1,131 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
15859117
2414889
34854102
45547102
55645101
66255117
74952101
86659125
97172143
106471135
116472136
126650116
135360113
146063123
157163134
167367140
177368141
189265157
194855103
205952111

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56649 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 56649 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1950s. Looking at 56649 real estate data, the median home value of $104,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 56649 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 56649 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56649 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,764 98.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 9 0.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 1 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 70 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 59 0.6%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 29 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,940 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,364 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,081 20%
 Households Vacant 927 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 72 7.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 0.6%
 For Sale Only 67 7.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 1.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 584 63.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 183 19.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 68 6%
 1 Bedroom 449 39%
 2 Bedroom 510 44%
 3+ Bedroom 136 12%
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 $42,048 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 56649 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. The commute in 56649 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 2,822 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,407 30%
 No Earnings 2,850 35%
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 2,822 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,407 30%
 No Earnings 2,850 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,961 87%
 Public transportation 81 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 248 5%
 Worked at Home 269 6%
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 342 10.0%
 High School Graduate 2,126 62.4%
 Associate's degree 230 6.7%
 Bachelor's degree 521 15.3%
 Master's degree 154 4.5%
 Professional school degree 30 0.9%
 Doctorate degree 6 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,318 74%
 Enrolled in Private School 318 18%
 Not Enrolled in School 138 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56649

ZIP Code 56649 is in the International Falls School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56649.

Falls Elementary
1414 14th Ave
International Falls, MN 56649
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: International Falls School District
Falls Secondary
1515 11th St
International Falls, MN 56649
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: International Falls School District

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