Zip Code 55605 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameGrand Portage
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Cook
Area Code218
Current Population:565
Racial Majority:White 30.78%
Public School Racial Majority:Native American 68.3%
Unemployment Rate:7.5%
Median Household Income$44190
Average Adjusted Gross Income$37170
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time7.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range653 - 1608 ft.
Area75 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)47.96141600, -89.75973500

Zip Code 55605 Description

Zip Code 55605 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Duluth - Superior metro area. Zip code 55605 is primarily located in Cook County. The official US Postal Service name for 55605 is GRAND PORTAGE, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 55605 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 55605 is 218. 55605 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 55605 is 7.5% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.1% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.6% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 55605 increased to 565 from 557 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 55605 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 55605 public schools is Native American. 85.4% of students in 55605 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 169 30.78% 152 +11%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 6 -100%
 Hispanic 1 0.18% 5 -80%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 306 55.74% 380 -19%
 Asian 10 1.82% 12 -17%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 1.09% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0.73% 1 +300%
 Two Or More Races 9 9.65% 9 +489%

Zip Code 55605 Race/Ethnicity

 White 22%
 Black Or African American 0%
 Hispanic 0%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 68.3%
 Two or More Races 9.8%

Zip Code 55605 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population565557
Male Population49.40%
Female Population50.60%
Total Households257
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$44190
Income Under $50K Per Year54.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year34.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.30%
55605 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 8Pete StauberRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$150000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$50474
Current Unemployment Level 7.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.2%
55606 - Hovland
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 3b: -35F to -30F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 50t - North Shore Highlands
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 21 - 31

Zip Code 55605 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)04152737445051443522728
Avg Max Temp (°F)19243546586672726352372447
Avg Precip (In.)1.34.931.421.322.583.453.293.163.412.71.991.326.9
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours