Bemidji, MN 56601 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 56601: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Bemidji, MN 56601

Acceptable Alternative
Turtle River, MN 56601
Wilton, MN 56601

Not Acceptable, USPS
Grant Valley, MN 56601
Jones, MN 56601
Northern, MN 56601
Nymore, MN 56601
Port Hope, MN 56601
Sugar Bush, MN 56601
Ten Lake, MN 56601

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,031
  • Single Family Addresses: 12,788
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,437
  • County: Beltrami County
  • Centroid: Latitude 47.505, Longitude -94.858
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 56601 has segments in 2 Counties (Beltrami, Hubbard).

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Bemidji, MN 56601 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 34,258
Daytime Population: Workers 19,362
Daytime Population: Residents 17,484
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 36,846
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.08
Population in Households 32,318
Population in Familes 24,141
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,940
Population Density2 82
Diversity Index3 32


Median Household Income $53,203
Average Household Income $69,937
Per Capita Income $27,685


Total Housing Units 15,351 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,010 (58.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,356 (28.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,985 (12.9%)
Median Home Value $169,945
Average Home Value $200,605


Total Households 13,366
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 8,273
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.75% 0.61%
Households 0.82% 0.65%
Families 0.75% 0.6%
Median Household Income   2.47%
Per Capita Income   3.42%

Bemidji, MN 56601 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 56601 to the other 883 ZIP Codes in Minnesota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 31 97th
Population Density # 266 70th
Diversity Index # 157 82nd
Median Household Income # 541 39th
Per Capita Income # 601 32nd

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