Murdock, MN 56271 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 56271: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Murdock, MN 56271

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De Graff, MN 56271

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 40
  • Single Family Addresses: 458
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Swift County
  • Centroid: Latitude 45.225, Longitude -95.392
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 56271 has segments in 2 Counties (Chippewa, Swift).

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Murdock, MN 56271 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,153
Population in Households 1,152
Population in Familes 964
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density1 7
Diversity Index2 19


Total Households 469
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 334
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 559 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 395 (70.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 74 (13.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 90 (16.1%)
Median Home Value $138,176
Average Home Value $193,291


Median Household Income $53,845
Average Household Income $72,958
Per Capita Income $29,683
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.9% -0.76%
Households -0.86% -0.69%
Families -0.88% -0.85%
Median Household Income   2.39%
Per Capita Income   2.03%
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.

Murdock, MN 56271 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 56271 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 # 545 38th
Population Density1 # 753 15th
Diversity Index2 # 298 66th
Median Household Income # 444 50th
Per Capita Income # 371 58th

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