Side Lake, MN 55781 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 55781: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Side Lake, MN 55781

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Saint Louis County
  • Centroid: Latitude 47.68, Longitude -93
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 16
  • PO Box Addresses: 238
  • Residential Addresses: 172
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 172

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Database updated: August 1, 2018, Maps updated: August 1, 2018.

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Side Lake, MN 55781 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 678
Population in Households 672
Population in Familes 543
Population in Group Qrtrs 6
Population Density2 13
Diversity Index3 7


Median Household Income $59,290
Average Household Income $79,192
Per Capita Income $37,589


Total Housing Units 798 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 308 (38.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 13 ( 1.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 477 (59.8%)
Median Home Value $252,941
Average Home Value $309,091


Total Households 321
Average Household Size 2.09
Family Households 217
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 0.09% 0.18%
Households -0.04% 0.19%
Families -0.11% 0.0%
Median Household Income   4.63%
Per Capita Income   4.19%

Side Lake, MN 55781 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 55781 to the other 881 ZIP Codes in Minnesota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 660 25th
Population Density # 623 29th
Diversity Index # 777 12th
Median Household Income # 385 56th
Per Capita Income # 139 84th

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