Dent, MN 56528 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 56528: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Dent, MN 56528

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 31
  • Single Family Addresses: 862
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Otter Tail County
  • Centroid: Latitude 46.543, Longitude -95.782
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Dent, MN 56528 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,765
Population in Households 1,764
Population in Familes 1,487
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density1 24
Diversity Index2 8


Total Households 764
Average Household Size 2.31
Family Households 559
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,830 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 702 (38.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 62 ( 3.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,066 (58.3%)
Median Home Value $233,796
Average Home Value $265,491


Median Household Income $52,057
Average Household Income $67,221
Per Capita Income $29,102
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.09% 0.84%
Households 1.18% 0.87%
Families 1.07% 0.84%
Median Household Income   1.98%
Per Capita Income   2.18%
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.

Dent, MN 56528 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 56528 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 # 454 49th
Population Density1 # 456 48th
Diversity Index2 # 710 20th
Median Household Income # 506 43rd
Per Capita Income # 399 55th

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