ZIP Code 56601 - Bemidji Minnesota

ZIP Code 56601 is located in Bemidji Minnesota. Portions of 56601 are also in Wilton and Turtle River and Turtle Lake Township (Beltrami County) and Liberty Township (Beltrami County) and Northern Township and Frohn Township and Turtle River Township. 56601 is primarily within Beltrami County, with some portions in Hubbard County. Regionally, it is located in Metro Minneapolis-St. Paul.

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ZIP Code 56601 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameBemidji
Primary CountyBeltrami County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)34,476
Area Code(s)218
Current Time

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56601 Demographics

56601 can be classified socioeconomically as Lower Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in Minnesota based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 56601 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 56601 is White. The current unemployment level in 56601 is 3.6%.

Population Growth Rate0.21%
Population Density77 People per Square Mile
Total Households12,857
Percentage High Income Households2.2%
Median Household Income (2021)$60,102
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2021)$423,850
Current Unemployment Rate (May 2024)3.6%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 86.37%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 65.60%

56601 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American2,6778.27%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander630.19%

56601 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American1,33125.6%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander30.06%

56601 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College1,4857.75%
Bachelor Degree4,40622.99%
High School Diploma4,02220.99%
No High School Diploma2141.12%
GED or Alternate9064.73%
1 or More Years of College3,55118.53%
Associates Degree2,17411.35%
Masters Degree1,7249%
Professional Degree3511.83%
Doctorate Degree3281.71%

56601 Geography

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Cities/Towns in 56601
RegionMetro Minneapolis-St. Paul
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaBemidji, MN
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/Chicago
Area445 Square Miles

56601 Politics

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56601 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 3b: -35F to -30F
Average First Frost DateSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DateMay 21 - 31
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion50r - Chippewa Plains

56601 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)-61152942525754453419229
Avg Max Temp (°F)16243652677579776653342050
Avg Precip (In.).66.56.891.542.724.064.263.492.732.251.11.6124.87

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