Tamarack, MN 55787 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 55787: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Tamarack, MN 55787

Not Acceptable, USPS
Balsam, MN 55787
Clark, MN 55787
Haugen, MN 55787

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 5
  • Single Family Addresses: 245
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Aitkin County
  • Centroid: Latitude 46.638, Longitude -93.123
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 55787 has segments in 2 Counties (Aitkin, Carlton).

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Tamarack, MN 55787 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 490
Population in Households 490
Population in Familes 380
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 5
Diversity Index2 16


Total Households 229
Average Household Size 2.14
Family Households 146
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 461 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 196 (42.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 33 ( 7.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 232 (50.3%)
Median Home Value $200,000
Average Home Value $223,087


Median Household Income $40,853
Average Household Income $54,395
Per Capita Income $25,421
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.23% 0.2%
Households 0.35% 0.26%
Families 0.33% 0.14%
Median Household Income   1.01%
Per Capita Income   1.75%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood 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.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Tamarack, MN 55787 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 55787 to the other 880 ZIP Codes in Minnesota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 714 19th
Population Density1 # 805 8th
Diversity Index2 # 359 59th
Median Household Income # 814 8th
Per Capita Income # 686 22nd

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