Gary, MN 56545 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 56545: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Gary, MN 56545

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 18
  • Single Family Addresses: 241
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Norman County
  • Centroid: Latitude 47.369, Longitude -96.194
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Gary, MN 56545 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 685
Daytime Population: Workers 207
Daytime Population: Residents 310
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 517
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.75
Population in Households 685
Population in Familes 575
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 4
Diversity Index3 18


Median Household Income $53,052
Average Household Income $71,502
Per Capita Income $28,705


Total Housing Units 330 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 244 (73.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 31 ( 9.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 55 (16.7%)
Median Home Value $114,286
Average Home Value $157,684


Total Households 275
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 197
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 -0.47% -0.18%
Households -0.54% -0.22%
Families -0.55% -0.2%
Median Household Income   3.09%
Per Capita Income   3.93%

Gary, MN 56545 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 56545 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 # 656 26th
Population Density # 811 8th
Diversity Index # 329 63rd
Median Household Income # 546 38th
Per Capita Income # 510 42nd

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