Ponsford, MN 56575 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 56575: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Ponsford, MN 56575

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 12
  • Single Family Addresses: 278
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Becker County
  • Centroid: Latitude 47.039, Longitude -95.309
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Ponsford, MN 56575 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 831
Population in Households 831
Population in Familes 719
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 6
Diversity Index2 59


Total Households 294
Average Household Size 2.83
Family Households 225
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 732 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 223 (30.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 71 ( 9.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 438 (59.8%)
Median Home Value $186,607
Average Home Value $256,166


Median Household Income $32,996
Average Household Income $56,985
Per Capita Income $20,161
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.63% 0.59%
Households 0.67% 0.6%
Families 0.58% 0.53%
Median Household Income   2.53%
Per Capita Income   1.88%
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.

Ponsford, MN 56575 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 56575 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 # 623 29th
Population Density1 # 782 11th
Diversity Index2 # 37 96th
Median Household Income # 859 3rd
Per Capita Income # 852 3rd

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