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ZIP Code 55605

Primary City:Grand Portage, MN (View All Cities)
County: Cook County
Timezone: Central (7:07pm)
Area code: 218 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.9, -89.7
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 55605

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 55605. 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 55605. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 55605, 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:
Grand Portage, MN

Stats and Demographics for the 55605 ZIP Code

ZIP code 55605 is located in northeast 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 55605 are primarily American Indian or Alaskan Native. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 55605 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 565
Population Density 8 people per sq mi
Housing Units 313
Median Home Value $107,800
Land Area 71.96 sq mi
Water Area 10.31 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 257
Median Household Income $40,938

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male17192018161321152224221821183741
Female2214102233221610221725272289322
Total3933304049353725444147454326121063

Gender

 Male 279 49%
 Female 286 51%
Gender

Race

 White 152 26.9%
 Black Or African American 6 1.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 382 67.6%
 Asian 12 2.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 12 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner282135322092
Renter1932152230541
Total214036576225133

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 77 30%
 Single Guardian 63 25%
 Singles 93 36%
 Singles With Roommate 24 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 182 71%
 Households with Kids 75 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male22662852239323508414
Female63613223411125484336
Total8512751075641044898127410

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 55605 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 55605 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 55605 real estate data, the median home value of $107,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 55605 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 55605 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 565 100%
 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 44 14%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 85 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 128 41%
 Households Vacant 56 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 4 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 44 79%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 5 9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 57 37%
 2 Bedroom 44 29%
 3+ Bedroom 53 34%
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 $40,938 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 55605 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 55605 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 55605 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 189 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 109 30%
 No Earnings 70 19%
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 189 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 109 30%
 No Earnings 70 19%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 232 86.2%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 35 13.0%
 Worked at Home 2 0.7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 8 5%
 High School Graduate 123 79%
 Associate's degree 15 10%
 Bachelor's degree 3 2%
 Master's degree 5 3%
 Professional school degree 2 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 57 42.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 30 22.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 48 35.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 55605

ZIP Code 55605 is in the Oshki Ogimaag Charter School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 55605.

Oshki Ogimaag Charter School
73 Upper Rd
Grand Portage, MN 55605
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oshki Ogimaag Charter School District

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