55038 ZIP Code Profile, Map, Data & Demographics

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Hugo, MN

ZIP Code 55038: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Hugo, MN 55038

Acceptable Alternative
Centerville, MN 55038
Lino Lakes, MN 55038

Not Acceptable, USPS
Columbus, MN 55038

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  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Washington County
  • Centroid: Latitude 45.164, Longitude -92.956
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 55038 has segments in 2 Counties (Anoka, Washington).

  • Businesses Addresses: 360
  • PO Box Addresses: 128
  • Residential Addresses: 8,867
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 91
    • Single Family Addresses: 8,776

The ZIP Code maps and database are updated 4 times per year.
Database updated: July 1, 2021, Maps updated: May 5, 2021.


Hugo, MN 55038 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2021)


Total Population 24,244 (100%)
Population in Households 24,241 (100.0%)
Population in Families 21,166 (87.3%)
Population in Group Quarters1 3 ( 0.0%)
Population Density 440
Diversity Index2 25


Median Household Income $108,392
Average Household Income $132,602
% of Income for Mortgage4 13%
Per Capita Income $47,202
Wealth Index5 173


Total HU (Housing Units) 8,762 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,991 (91.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 639 ( 7.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 132 ( 1.5%)
Median Home Value $336,031
Average Home Value $365,008
Housing Affordability Index3 186


Total Households 8,630
Average Household Size 2.81
Family Households 6,580
Average Family Size 3
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. 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 races 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.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The % of Income for Mortgage quantifies the percentage of median household income dedicated to mortgage payments on a home priced at the median value (assuming a 30-year mortgage and a 20% down payment).
  5. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.


2010-2021 2021-2026
Population 1.44% 1.6%
Households 1.51% 1.59%
Families 1.4% 1.56%
Median Household Income   1.32%
Per Capita Income   2.16%
Owner Occupied HU   1.73%

Hugo, MN 55038 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 55038 to the other 879 ZIP Codes in Minnesota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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 # 81 91st
Population Density # 162 82nd
Median Household Income # 41 95th
Housing Affordability Index # 472 54th
Per Capita Income # 67 92nd
Diversity Index # 243 72nd

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