Lancaster, MN 56735 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 56735: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Lancaster, MN 56735

Acceptable Alternative
Orleans, MN 56735

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 30
  • Single Family Addresses: 252
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 19
  • County: Kittson County
  • Centroid: Latitude 48.913, Longitude -96.843
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 56735 has segments in 2 Counties (Kittson, Roseau).

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Lancaster, MN 56735 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 840
Population in Households 840
Population in Familes 680
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 3
Diversity Index2 9


Total Households 361
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 226
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 476 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 302 (63.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 59 (12.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 115 (24.2%)
Median Home Value $69,022
Average Home Value $90,728


Median Household Income $45,215
Average Household Income $64,911
Per Capita Income $27,896
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.64% 0.07%
Households 0.77% 0.11%
Families 0.65% 0.09%
Median Household Income   1.16%
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.

Lancaster, MN 56735 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 56735 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 # 620 30th
Population Density1 # 848 4th
Diversity Index2 # 684 23rd
Median Household Income # 718 19th
Per Capita Income # 490 44th

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