Wright, MN 55798 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 55798: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Wright, MN 55798

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 13
  • Single Family Addresses: 244
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Carlton County
  • Centroid: Latitude 46.675, Longitude -92.985
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Wright, MN 55798 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 612
Daytime Population: Workers 72
Daytime Population: Residents 368
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 440
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.72
Population in Households 607
Population in Familes 480
Population in Group Qrtrs 5
Population Density2 7
Diversity Index3 7


Median Household Income $48,492
Average Household Income $58,177
Per Capita Income $23,552


Total Housing Units 476 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 189 (39.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 57 (12.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 230 (48.3%)
Median Home Value $178,226
Average Home Value $206,614


Total Households 246
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 153
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 0.23% 0.36%
Households 0.11% 0.24%
Families 0.0% 0.26%
Median Household Income   1.61%
Per Capita Income   2.65%

Wright, MN 55798 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 55798 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 # 676 24th
Population Density # 759 14th
Diversity Index # 776 12th
Median Household Income # 690 22nd
Per Capita Income # 815 8th

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