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ZIP Code 55744

Zip code area 55744 in Grand Rapids, Itasca County, MN

  •   State: 
    Minnesota
      Counties: 
    Itasca County
      Cities: 
    Grand Rapids
      County FIPS: 
    27061
      Area total: 
    273.869 sq mi
      Area land: 
    239.388 sq mi
      Area water: 
    34.481 sq mi
      Elevation: 
    2.803 feet
  •   Latitude: 
    47,2341
      Longitude: 
    -93,5235
      Dman name cbsa: 
    Grand Rapids MN
      Timezone: 
    Central Standard Time Zone (CST), UTC-6:00; Central Daylight Time (CDT), UTC-5:00
      Coordinates: 
    47.23487, -93.51155
      GMAP: 

    Minnesota 55744, USA

  •   Population: 
    20,129 individuals
      Population density: 
    1,254.83 people per square miles
      Households: 
    387
      Unemployment rate: 
    5.0%
      Household income: 
    $60,330 average annual income
      Housing units: 
    9,203 residential housing units
      Health insurance: 
    4.3% of residents who report not having health insurance
      Veterans: 
    0.9% of residents who are veterans

The ZIP 55744 is a Midwest ZIP code and located in the preferred city/town Grand Rapids, Itasca County, Minnesota with a population estimated today at about 22.081 peoples. The preferred city may be different from the city where the zip code 55744 is located. Grand Rapids is usually the name of the main post office. When sending a package or mail, always indicate your preferred or accepted cities. Using any city from the list of invalid cities may result in delays.

  • Living in the postal code area 55744 of Grand Rapids, Itasca County, Minnesota 50.0% of population who are male and 50.0% who are female.

    The median age for all people, for males & for females based on 2020 Census data. Median is the middle value, when all possible values are listed in order. Median is not the same as Average (or Mean).

  • Household income staggered according to certain income ranges.

    The median commute time of resident workers require for a one-way commute to work in minutes.

    The distribution of different age groups in the population of the zip code area of Grand Rapids, Itasca County 55744.

    The percentage distribution of the population by race.

    Estimated residential value of individual residential buildings as a percentage.

    The age of the building does not always say something about the structural condition of the residential buildings.

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Itasca County

  •   State: 
    Minnesota
      County: 
    Itasca County
      Zips: 
    56631
    56688
    55742
    55784
    55786
    56659
    56637
    55716
    56680
    55764
    56639
    55793
    56681
    56657
    55775
    55753
    55722
    55769
    56628
    55721
    55709
    56636
    55744
      Coordinates: 
    47.50951650407993, -93.63196279062696
      Area total: 
    2927.89 sq. mi., 7583.20 sq. km, 1873849.60 acres
      Area land: 
    2667.32 sq. mi., 6908.33 sq. km, 1707086.08 acres
      Area water: 
    260.57 sq. mi., 674.87 sq. km, 166763.52 acres
      Established: 
    1850
      Capital seat: 

    Grand Rapids
    Address: 123 NE 4th Street
    County Courthouse
    Grand Rapids, MN 55744-2659
    Governing Body: Board of Commissioners with 5 board size
    Governing Authority: Dillon's Rule

  • Itasca County, Minnesota, United States

  •   Population: 
    45,014; Population change: -0.10% (2010 - 2020)
      Population density: 
    17 persons per square mile
      Household income: 
    $43,776
      Households: 
    18,665
      Unemployment rate: 
    8.40% per 22,100 county labor force
  •   Sales taxes: 
    6.50%
      Income taxes: 
    7.85%
      GDP: 
    $2.08 B, gross domestic product (GDP)
  • Itasca County's population of Minnesota of 27,224 residents in 1930 has increased 1,65-fold to 45,014 residents after 90 years, according to the official 2020 census. U.S. Bureau of the Census beginning in 1900. Data for 1870-1890 are on a de facto or unspecified basis; data for 1900 and later years are resident totals.

    Approximately 50.11% female residents and 49.89% male residents live in as of 2020, 62.28% in Itasca County, Minnesota are married and the remaining 37.72% are single population.

    As of 2020, 62.28% in Itasca County, Minnesota are married and the remaining 37.72% are single population.

  •   Housing units: 
    25,375 residential units of which 74.75% share occupied residential units.

    23.5 minutes is the average time that residents in Itasca County require for a one-way commute to work. A long commute can have different effects on health. A Gallup poll in the US found that in terms of mental health, long haul commuters are up to 12 percent more likely to experience worry, and ten percent less likely to feel well rested. The Gallup poll also found that of people who commute 61­–90 minutes each day, a whopping one third complained of neck and back pain, compared to less than a quarter of people who only spend ten minutes getting to work.

    79.94% of the working population which commute to work alone in their car, 11.92% of the working population which commutes to work in a carpool, 0.53% of the population that commutes using mass transit, including bus, light rail, subway, and ferry. 4.13% of the population that has their home as their principal place of work.

  • Of the total residential buildings in Itasca County, Minnesota 58.29% are owner-occupied homes, another 11.63% are rented apartments, and the remaining 30.08% are vacant.

  • The 56.63% of the population in Itasca County, Minnesota who identify themselves as belonging to a religion are distributed among the following most diverse religions.

    Since the 1860s, the two main parties have been the Republican Party (here in 2022 = 42.260%) and the Democratic Party (here in 2022 = 55.180%) of those eligible to vote in Itasca County, Minnesota.

Grand Rapids

Grand Rapids

  •   State: 
    Minnesota
      County: 
    Itasca County
      City: 
    Grand Rapids
      County FIPS: 
    27061
      Coordinates: 
    47°14′14″N 93°31′49″W
      Area total: 
    24.46 sq mi (63.36 km²)
      Area land: 
    22.57 sq mi (58.46 km²)
      Area water: 
    1.89 sq mi (4.90 km²)
      Elevation: 
    1,289 ft (393 m)
      Established: 
    1872; Settled 1872; Incorporated (village) June 9, 1891 Established (county seat) November 8, 1892; Incorporated (city) 1957
  •   Latitude: 
    47,2341
      Longitude: 
    -93,5235
      Dman name cbsa: 
    Grand Rapids, MN
      Timezone: 
    Eastern Standard Time (EST) UTC-5:00; Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) UTC-4:00
      ZIP codes: 
    55744
      GMAP: 

    Grand Rapids, Itasca County, Minnesota, United States

  •   Population: 
    11,126
      Population density: 
    492.91 residents per square mile of area (190.32/km²)
      Household income: 
    $35,981
      Households: 
    4,997
      Unemployment rate: 
    9.00%
  •   Sales taxes: 
    6.50%
      Income taxes: 
    7.85%

Grand Rapids is a city in Itasca County, Minnesota, United States. The population is 11,126 according to the 2020 census. The city is named for the 3.5-mile (5.6 km) long rapids in the Mississippi River which was the uppermost limit of practical steamboat travel during the late 19th century. The Forest History Center is a State Historic Site and a living history museum that recreates life as it was in a turn of the 20th century logging camp. In 1991 Enbridge's Line 3 pipeline ruptured, spilling 1.7 million of gallons of oil into the area, including the Prairie River, in the largest inland oil spill in US history. Grand Rapids sits at the junction of U.S. Highways 2 and 169. It is also the starting point of State Highway 38, designated a National Scenic Byway by the USDOT as it travels toward Effie. It has a Humid continental climate (Köppen Climate Classification Dfb) with warm summers and long, cold winters, typical of its location on the Mesabi Iron Range. In 2010, there were 10,869 people, 4,615 households, and 2,633 families living in the city. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 24.44 square miles (63.30 km²), of which 22.56 sq miles (58.43 km²) is land and 1.88sq miles (4.87 km²") is water.

History

The Forest History Center is a State Historic Site and a living history museum that recreates life as it was in a turn of the 20th century logging camp. Miles of nature trails, educational naturalist programming, and an interpretive museum are also located on the site. Old Central School, located in downtown Grand Rapids, was built in 1895 in the Richardsonian Romanesque style of architecture. The three story building served as an elementary school from 1895 to 1972. In 1991 Enbridge's Line 3 pipeline ruptured, spilling 1.7 million of gallons of oil into the area, including the Prairie River, in the largest inland oil spill in US history. The building was restored in 1984 and it now serves as a location for commerce and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Grand Rapids is home to the Blandin paper mill, which opened in 1902. It is also the site of the Grand Rapids National Forest, which was established in 1872. The National Park Service is based in Grand Rapids and has a park ranger station on the grounds of the National Forest. The park has a trout hatchery and trout pond, which has been open to the public since the mid-19th century. The Grand Rapids River runs through the center of the town and is the source of the city's nickname, "The Little River" Grand Rapids was founded as a logging town, as the Mississippi River provided an optimal method of log shipment to population centers. The town's name is derived from the word "grand" which means "wood" or "pine".

Geography

The city has a Humid continental climate (Köppen Climate Classification Dfb) with warm summers and long, cold winters, typical of its location on the Mesabi Iron Range. Grand Rapids sits at the junction of U.S. Highways 2 and 169. The city is also the starting point of State Highway 38, designated a National Scenic Byway by the USDOT, and marked as the Edge of the Wilderness Scenic byway as it travels toward Effie. According to the United States Census Bureau, Grand Rapids has a total area of 24.44 square miles (63.30 km²), of which 22.56 sq miles (58.43 km²) is land and 1.88sq miles (4.87 km²") is water. It is located on the border of Minnesota and Wisconsin, and is home to the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire and the College of Medicine and Public Health at Grand Rapids. The U.N. World Heritage Site in Grand Rapids, Minnesota, is also located in the city and is known as the "World Heritage Site of the Grand Rapids area" and the "Grand Rapids International Airport" It is the only city in the state to have a National Weather Service office on the city's main airport, which is located in Hibbing, the state's second-largest city. It also has a National Park Service ranger station, which serves the city of Grand Rapids and several smaller towns along the way. It has a post office that serves as a gateway to the city.

Demographics

As of the census of 2010, there were 10,869 people, 4,615 households, and 2,633 families living in the city. There were 4,910 housing units at an average density of 217.6 per square mile (84.0/km²) The racial makeup of the city was 94.6% White, 0.6%. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.2%. The median income for a household in theCity was $28,991, and the median income. for a family was $39,468. About 9.2% of families and 11.2%) of the population were below the poverty line, including 15.1% of those under age 18 and 6.4% ofThose 65 or over. The average household size was 2.20 and the average family size was2.84. The median age in the City was 42 years. For every 100 females, there are 87.0 males. The city has a population of 7,764, with 47.5% male and 52.5%. The average age of a city resident is 42.5 years old. The population of the City has a median age of 41 years old, with 22.1%. The city's population has a density of 481.8 inhabitants per squaremile (186.0 /km²). The city had a population density of 1,057.8 people per sq mile (408.4/ km²) in 2000.

Religion

Churches in Grand Rapids include the Grand Rapids Alliance Church. The United Methodist Church of Grand Rapids, St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church, River of Life Church, Apostolic; Pentecostal and Grace Bible Chapel. Grand Rapids is a member of the Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod (WELS); St. Andrew's Lutheran Church and Zion Lutheran Churches, members of the Evangelicals Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) The Grand Rapids area is home to the U.S. Air Force Academy, the University of Wisconsin-Grand Rapids, and the Grand Canyon National Park. The city is also home to several colleges, including Grand Valley State University and Grand Rapids Woman's College. The Grand River River River runs through the city, and it is the source of the city's water supply. It is also a source of water for Grand Rapids and the surrounding area, as well as for many surrounding counties. The town has a population of more than 100,000 people, and many of them live in or near the Grand River Valley area, which is the nation's second-largest city. The area's population is also one of the most diverse in the United States, with more than 80 percent of its residents living in or around Grand Rapids. It has a history dating back to the 17th century, when it was first settled by German settlers. It was also the site of the first recorded European settlement, in the early 19th century. The first European settlement was in the 18th century and was followed by the Dutch.

Government

Grand Rapids is represented at the federal and state level by Republicans Pete Stauber and Justin Eichorn. Grand Rapids is also represented by Republican Spencer Igo in the Minnesota House of Representatives. The city is home to the Grand Rapids Museum of Art, which was founded in 1872. The Grand Rapids School District was established in 1875. The museum was named after Grand Rapids, Michigan, a city in the state's Upper Peninsula. It is located on the banks of the Michigan River. The Michigan River runs through the city and into the city of Grand Rapids. It was also known as the Grand River River until the 19th century, when it was renamed after the city's namesake, Grand Rapids Township. The name Grand Rapids was adopted by the city in honor of the town's founder, William Grand Rapids; it is now known as Grand Rapids Rapids. The U.S. State of Michigan was named for Grand Rapids in the early 20th century. The state was also named for its first governor, George W. W. Bush, who was elected in 1916. The current governor, D.C. Gov. Rick Snyder, took office in 1994. The town is also home to a number of schools, including Grand Rapids High School and Grand Rapids Christian School, which were founded in the 1920s and 1930s. The school district was founded by Grand Rapids parents, who moved to the area in the late 1800s. It has a population of about 6,000. The district was once called Grand Rapids County.

Economy

The Mesabi Range or Iron Range region of Minnesota begins with one iron mine to the southwest and a number to the northeast of the city. Although technically and geographically a member of the Iron Range, Grand Rapids and its economy has been historically based on paper manufacturing and other wood products. Its current economy also has a large tourist footing, with many local resorts, four golf courses, over one million acres (4,000 km²) of public and industrial forestlands that provide excellent regional hunting, and more than 1,000 lakes for fishing. It also is the service center for 46,000 people due to a large seasonal and weekend population of summer residences on surrounding lakes, and smaller bedroom communities located near Grand Rapids. The city is home to the annual WinterGlo Festival, which takes place in late December and early January. It is also the host of the Northern Mn Swap Meet & Car Show and the White Oak Classic Dog Sled Race, which took place in March and April of this year. The town is located in the northern part of the state and is located on the Minnesota River, which flows into the Red River. It has a population of about 46,500 people, with a large part of that population living in and around the city of Grand Rapids, as well as a number of smaller nearby communities. The population of the town is about 30,000, with the majority of its residents living in or near the city's downtown area, and the rest in the surrounding areas.

Education

The public school district is ISD 318. Grand Rapids High School is located within the city limits. Parochial schools include St. Joseph's Catholic School. Minnesota North College - Itasca serves the community. The city is home to the Grand Rapids Symphony Orchestra and Grand Rapids Chorale. The Grand Rapids Police Department is based in the city and serves the city of Grand Rapids and its surrounding areas. The police department has a station in the town of Itasca, which has a population of about 2,000. Itasca is located on the banks of the Red River. The Red River flows through the city to the north and the south. It is also the source of the town's nickname, "The River City," which means "the river that runs through the center of the city" and "The Red River that flows into the river". The city's nickname is also "the River City" and means "river" or "red" in the local dialect. The town's name is derived from the river, which runs through it, and the river's name, "Itasca" means "lake" in German. The river is also known as the "Grand Rapids River" or the "Red River River" because of its proximity to the river. It was named after Grand Rapids, Wisconsin, which is located in the north. The community's name comes from the Grand River River, which was once known as "The Grand River" and was "the Red River".

Air Quality, Water Quality, Superfund Sites & UV Index

The Air Quality index is in Grand Rapids, Itasca County, Minnesota = 89.5. These Air Quality index is based on annual reports from the EPA. Higher values are better (100=best). The number of ozone alert days is used as an indicator of air quality, as are the amounts of seven pollutants including particulates, carbon monoxide, sulfur dioxide, lead, and volatile organic chemicals. The Water Quality Index is 67. A measure of the quality of an area’s water supply as rated by the EPA. Higher values are better (100=best). The EPA has a complex method of measuring the watershed quality, using 15 indicators such as pollutants, turbidity, sediments, and toxic discharges. The Superfund Sites Index is 99. Higher is better (100=best). Based upon the number and impact of EPA Superfund pollution sites in the county, including spending on the cleanup efforts. The UV Index in Grand Rapids = 3.1 and is a measure of an area's exposure to the sun's ultraviolet rays. This is most often a combination of sunny weather, altitude, and latitude. The UV Index has been defined by the WHO (www.who.int/news-room/questions-and-answers/item/radiation-the-ultraviolet-(uv)-index) and is uniform worldwide.

Employed

The most recent city population of 11,126 individuals with a median age of 41 age the population dropped by -1.45% in Grand Rapids, Itasca County, Minnesota population since 2000 and are distributed over a density of 492.91 residents per square mile of area (190.32/km²). There are average 2.21 people per household in the 4,997 households with an average household income of $35,981 a year. The unemployment rate in Alabama is 9.00% of the available work force and has growths 0.61% over the most recent 12-month period and the projected change in job supply over the next decade based on migration patterns, economic growth, and other factors will increase by 32.22%. The number of physicians in Grand Rapids per 100,000 population = 136.1.

Weather

The annual rainfall in Grand Rapids = 27.3 inches and the annual snowfall = 50.4 inches. The annual number of days with measurable precipitation (over .01 inch) = 115. The average number of days per year that are predominantly sunny = 178. 80 degrees Fahrenheit is the average daily high temperature for the month of July and -5.1 degrees Fahrenheit is the average daily low temperature for the month of January. The Comfort Index (higher=better) is 58, where higher values mean a more pleasant climate. The Comfort Index measure recognizes that humidity by itself isn't the problem. (Have you noticed nobody ever complains about the weather being 'cold and humid?) It's in the summertime that we notice the humidity the most, when it's hot and muggy. Our Comfort Index uses a combination of afternoon summer temperature and humidity to closely predict the effect that the humidity will have on people.

Median Home Cost

The percentage of housing units in Grand Rapids, Itasca County, Minnesota which are owned by the occupant = 64.08%. A housing unit is a house, apartment, mobile home, or room occupied as separate living quarters. The average age of homes = 36 years with median home cost = $128,300 and home appreciation of -1.97%. This is the value of the years most recent home sales data. Its important to note that this is not the average (or arithmetic mean). The median home price is the middle value when you arrange all the sales prices of homes from lowest to highest. This is a better indicator than the average, because the median is not changed as much by a few unusually high or low values. The property tax rate of $5.70 shown here is the rate per $1,000 of home value. If for simplification for example the tax rate is $14.00 and the home value is $250,000, the property tax would be $14.00 x ($250,000/1000), or $3500. This is the 'effective' tax rate.

Study

The local school district spends $5,880 per student. There are 18 students for each teacher in the school, 473 students for each Librarian and 720 students for each Counselor. 8.15% of the area’s population over the age of 25 with an Associate Degree or other 2-year college degree, 12.33% with a master’s degree, Ph.D. or other advanced college degree and 5.37% with high school diplomas or high school equivalency degrees (GEDs).

  • Grand Rapids's population in Itasca County, Minnesota of 1,428 residents in 1900 has increased 7,79-fold to 11,126 residents after 120 years, according to the official 2020 census.

    Approximately 52.10% female residents and 47.90% male residents live in Grand Rapids, Itasca County, Minnesota.

    As of 2020 in Grand Rapids, Itasca County, Minnesota are married and the remaining 45.84% are single population.

  • 15.9 minutes is the average time that residents in Grand Rapids require for a one-way commute to work. A long commute can have different effects on health. A Gallup poll in the US found that in terms of mental health, long haul commuters are up to 12 percent more likely to experience worry, and ten percent less likely to feel well rested. The Gallup poll also found that of people who commute 61­–90 minutes each day, a whopping one third complained of neck and back pain, compared to less than a quarter of people who only spend ten minutes getting to work.

    81.47% of the working population which commute to work alone in their car, 9.15% of the working population which commutes to work in a carpool, 1.01% of the population that commutes using mass transit, including bus, light rail, subway, and ferry. 3.36% of the population that has their home as their principal place of work.

  • Of the total residential buildings in Grand Rapids, Itasca County, Minnesota, 64.08% are owner-occupied homes, another 30.65% are rented apartments, and the remaining 5.27% are vacant.

  • The 56.63% of the population in Grand Rapids, Itasca County, Minnesota who identify themselves as belonging to a religion are distributed among the following most diverse religions.

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