Deer River, MN 56636 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 56636: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Deer River, MN 56636

Not Acceptable, USPS
Deer Riv, MN 56636
Inger, MN 56636
Morse, MN 56636
Oteneagen, MN 56636
Zemple, MN 56636

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 104
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,924
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 56
  • County: Itasca County
  • Centroid: Latitude 47.38, Longitude -93.861
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 56636 has segments in 2 Counties (Cass, Itasca).

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Deer River, MN 56636 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 5,194
Daytime Population: Workers 1,865
Daytime Population: Residents 3,032
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 4,897
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.94
Population in Households 5,115
Population in Familes 4,167
Population in Group Qrtrs 79
Population Density2 10
Diversity Index3 39


Median Household Income $45,044
Average Household Income $56,193
Per Capita Income $21,500


Total Housing Units 3,170 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,607 (50.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 365 (11.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,198 (37.8%)
Median Home Value $164,632
Average Home Value $209,396


Total Households 1,972
Average Household Size 2.59
Family Households 1,340
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 0.22% 0.23%
Households 0.16% 0.18%
Families 0.09% 0.15%
Median Household Income   2.93%
Per Capita Income   3.2%

Deer River, MN 56636 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 56636 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 # 245 72nd
Population Density # 702 21st
Diversity Index # 122 86th
Median Household Income # 770 13th
Per Capita Income # 841 5th

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