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ZIP Code 56678

Primary City:Solway, MN (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (7:10pm)
Coordinates:47.4, -95.1
ZIP (~16 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56678

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 56678. 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 56678. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 56678, 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:
Solway, MN
Acceptable:
Becida
Unacceptable:
Lammers

Stats and Demographics for the 56678 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56678 is located in northwest 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 56678 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is 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 56678 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,321
Population Density 11 people per sq mi
Housing Units 645
Median Home Value $121,900
Land Area 123.42 sq mi
Water Area 2.23 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 515
Median Household Income $46,900

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 40


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 55057107
5-9553893
10-14513788
15-19364682
20-24313768
25-29363369
30-34413576
35-39293766
40-44463783
45-495455109
50-545254106
55-596047107
60-64474289
65-69392968
70-74221436
75-79181735
80-84131124
85 Plus51015

Gender

 Male 685 52%
 Female 636 48%
Gender

Race

 White 1,261 95.5%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 17 1.3%
 Asian 5 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 36 2.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2415520
25-34501565
35-4480585
45-549813111
55-641185123
65-7460565
75-8434438
85 Plus808

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 300 58%
 Single Guardian 58 11%
 Singles 124 24%
 Singles With Roommate 33 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 345 67%
 Households with Kids 170 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1121527
28917
36713
4111425
511617
611516
711819
812820
9101121
1010919
1191019
127310
1312921
1413619
1571421
165813
179918
186814
199716
205712

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56678 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 56678 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 56678 real estate data, the median home value of $121,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 56678 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 56678 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56678 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,321 100%
 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 275 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 188 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 52 8%
 Households Vacant 130 20%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 8 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 94 72%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 23 18%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 5 9%
 2 Bedroom 34 60%
 3+ Bedroom 18 32%
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 $46,900 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 56678 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 56678 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 366 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 241 26%
 No Earnings 303 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 366 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 241 26%
 No Earnings 303 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 500 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 15 3%
 Worked at Home 14 3%
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 59 15%
 High School Graduate 215 54%
 Associate's degree 43 11%
 Bachelor's degree 66 16%
 Master's degree 10 2%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 8 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 135 67%
 Enrolled in Private School 23 11%
 Not Enrolled in School 45 22%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 56678

ZIP Code 56678 is in the Bemidji Public School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 56678.

Solway Elementary
159 Lomen Ave NE
Solway, MN 56678
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bemidji Public School District

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