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ZIP Code 56715

Post Office City:Brooks, MN (View All Cities)
County: Red Lake County
Timezone: Central (11:05am)
Area code: 218 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.8, -96.1
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56715

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 56715. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 56715 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Brooks, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56715 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56715 is located in northwest 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 56715 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 56715 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 350
Population Density 5 people per sq mi
Housing Units 171
Median Home Value $80,000
Land Area 64.09 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 148
Median Household Income $41,500

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 43


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 591322
5-9191130
10-149918
15-1913922
20-24639
25-2991120
30-34141428
35-398715
40-44459
45-49151328
50-54181634
55-5991019
60-64141226
65-69151126
70-74121123
75-797310
80-84347
85 Plus314

Gender

 Male 187 53%
 Female 163 47%
Gender

Race

 White 344 98.3%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.3%
 Asian 2 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 3 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24213
25-3419625
35-4410212
45-5432436
55-6421021
65-7429433
75-8410414
85 Plus134

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 86 58%
 Single Guardian 11 7%
 Singles 39 26%
 Singles With Roommate 12 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 104 70%
 Households with Kids 44 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1213
2235
3134
4134
5426
6358
7516
8303
9437
10134
11134
12314
13224
14202
15000
166410
17224
18325
19213
20314

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56715 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 56715 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 56715 real estate data, the median home value of $80,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 56715 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 56715 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56715 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see Brooks, MN house prices.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 350 100%
 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 62 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 62 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 24 14%
 Households Vacant 23 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 30%
 For Migrant Workers 1 4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 12 52%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 1 3%
 1 Bedroom 17 57%
 2 Bedroom 3 10%
 3+ Bedroom 9 30%
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 $41,500 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 56715 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 56715 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 68 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 72 37%
 No Earnings 57 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 68 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 72 37%
 No Earnings 57 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 102 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 3 3%
 Worked at Home 7 6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, compared to other ZIPs, a much higher percentage of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 33 18.0%
 High School Graduate 106 57.9%
 Associate's degree 21 11.5%
 Bachelor's degree 22 12.0%
 Master's degree 1 0.5%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 38 95%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 2 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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