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ZIP Code 56724

Post Office City:Gatzke, MN (View All Cities)
County: Marshall County
Timezone: Central (8:23am)
Area code: 218 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:48.4, -95.8
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 56724

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Primary/preferred city:
Gatzke, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 56724 ZIP Code

ZIP code 56724 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 56724 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also an extremely small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 56724 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 159
Population Density 1 people per sq mi
Housing Units 131
Median Home Value $79,500
Land Area 114.80 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 71
Median Household Income $52,500

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 49Male Median Age: 50Female Median Age: 48

Under 5459
85 Plus314


 Male 85 53%
 Female 74 47%


 White 152 95.6%
 Black Or African American 1 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 6 3.8%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus303

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 44 62%
 Single Guardian 3 4%
 Singles 22 31%
 Singles With Roommate 2 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 54 76%
 Households with Kids 17 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 56724 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 56724 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 56724 real estate data, the median home value of $79,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 56724 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 56724 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 56724 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 159 100%
 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 27 21%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 36 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 8 6%
 Households Vacant 60 46%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 3 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 51 85%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 6 10%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 5 100%
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 $52,500 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 56724 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 56724 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 56724. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 55 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 26 22%
 No Earnings 38 32%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 55 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 26 22%
 No Earnings 38 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 66 87%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 10 13%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 56724 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 2 2%
 High School Graduate 83 77%
 Associate's degree 9 8%
 Bachelor's degree 8 7%
 Master's degree 6 6%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 19 95%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 1 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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