Hancock, MN 56244 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 56244: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Hancock, MN 56244

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 38
  • Single Family Addresses: 520
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 34
  • County: Stevens County
  • Centroid: Latitude 45.496, Longitude -95.792
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 56244 has segments in 2 Counties (Pope, Stevens).

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Hancock, MN 56244 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,550
Population in Households 1,541
Population in Familes 1,269
Population in Group Qrtrs 9
Population Density1 16
Diversity Index2 19


Total Households 578
Average Household Size 2.67
Family Households 403
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 632 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 470 (74.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 108 (17.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 54 ( 8.5%)
Median Home Value $107,971
Average Home Value $167,287


Median Household Income $51,069
Average Household Income $66,222
Per Capita Income $24,763
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.92% 0.66%
Households 1.0% 0.75%
Families 0.86% 0.64%
Median Household Income   2.18%
Per Capita Income   2.0%
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.

Hancock, MN 56244 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 56244 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 # 474 46th
Population Density1 # 564 36th
Diversity Index2 # 300 66th
Median Household Income # 550 38th
Per Capita Income # 724 18th

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