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ZIP Code 55604

Primary City:Grand Marais, MN (View All Cities)
County: Cook County
Timezone: Central (3:43am)
Area code: 218 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:48.0, -90.5
ZIP (~37 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 55604

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 55604. 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 55604. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 55604, 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 Marais, MN
Unacceptable:
Croftville, Maple Hill

Stats and Demographics for the 55604 ZIP Code

ZIP code 55604 is located in northeast Minnesota and covers an extremely large 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 55604 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 55604 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,360
Population Density 4 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,340
Median Home Value $249,200
Land Area 890.21 sq mi
Water Area 131.38 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,605
Median Household Income $57,135

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 50Female Median Age: 51


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 58269151
5-98373156
10-149278170
15-197374147
20-245649105
25-297284156
30-348671157
35-398796183
40-4495107202
45-49106126232
50-54152173325
55-59167164331
60-64190150340
65-69107111218
70-747489163
75-796350113
80-84375087
85 Plus4084124

Gender

 Male 1,662 49%
 Female 1,698 51%
Gender

Race

 White 3,201 95.3%
 Black Or African American 8 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 57 1.7%
 Asian 11 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.1%
 Other Race 9 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 72 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2472734
25-347079149
35-4415753210
45-5427471345
55-6437246418
65-7419838236
75-8411130141
85 Plus452772

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 791 49%
 Single Guardian 151 9%
 Singles 556 35%
 Singles With Roommate 107 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,269 79%
 Households with Kids 336 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1161026
2161430
3141630
4171734
591019
6191938
7101626
8181634
9271239
10131831
11161935
12201434
13231538
14201232
15172845
16121325
17241337
18131023
1971017
208715

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 55604 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 55604 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 55604 real estate data, the median home value of $249,200 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 55604. Rentals in 55604 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 55604 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,309 98.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 3 0.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 40 1.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 8 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 715 21%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 519 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 371 11%
 Households Vacant 1,735 52%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 72 4.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 0.5%
 For Sale Only 20 1.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 0.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,555 89.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 78 4.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 27 7%
 1 Bedroom 121 33%
 2 Bedroom 163 45%
 3+ Bedroom 54 15%
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 $57,135 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 55604 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 55604 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. More commuters in 55604 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 1,125 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,045 35%
 No Earnings 799 27%
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 1,125 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,045 35%
 No Earnings 799 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,486 81%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 153 8%
 Worked at Home 193 11%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 65 5%
 High School Graduate 609 46%
 Associate's degree 88 7%
 Bachelor's degree 344 26%
 Master's degree 133 10%
 Professional school degree 28 2%
 Doctorate degree 51 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 392 78%
 Enrolled in Private School 15 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 95 19%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 55604

ZIP Code 55604 is in the Cook County Public Schools. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 55604.

Grand Marais Community
101 West 5th St
Grand Marais, MN 55604
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Cook County Public Schools
Great Expectations
550 East 5th St
Grand Marais, MN 55604
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Great Expectations School District
Sawtooth Mountain Elementary
101 West 5th St
Grand Marais, MN 55604
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cook County Public Schools
Cook County Middle School
101 West 5th St
Grand Marais, MN 55604
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Cook County Public Schools
Cook County Senior High School
101 West 5th Sreet
Grand Marais, MN 55604
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Cook County Public Schools
Cook County Alternative
101 West 5th St
Grand Marais, MN 55604
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Cook County Public Schools

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