Pequot Lakes, MN 56472 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 56472: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Pequot Lakes, MN 56472

Acceptable Alternative
Breezy Point, MN 56472
Jenkins, MN 56472

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 286
  • Single Family Addresses: 3,645
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 317
  • County: Crow Wing County
  • Centroid: Latitude 46.616, Longitude -94.281
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 56472 has segments in 2 Counties (Cass, Crow Wing).

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Pequot Lakes, MN 56472 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 7,856
Daytime Population: Workers 3,166
Daytime Population: Residents 4,011
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 7,177
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.91
Population in Households 7,852
Population in Familes 6,459
Population in Group Qrtrs 4
Population Density2 54
Diversity Index3 7


Median Household Income $52,571
Average Household Income $71,934
Per Capita Income $29,297


Total Housing Units 5,891 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,561 (43.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 638 (10.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,692 (45.7%)
Median Home Value $224,330
Average Home Value $306,579


Total Households 3,199
Average Household Size 2.45
Family Households 2,211
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 0.83% 0.65%
Households 0.66% 0.54%
Families 0.58% 0.47%
Median Household Income   2.49%
Per Capita Income   3.69%

Pequot Lakes, MN 56472 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 56472 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 # 193 78th
Population Density # 319 64th
Diversity Index # 788 11th
Median Household Income # 562 36th
Per Capita Income # 470 47th

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