Zip Code 55744 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameGrand Rapids
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Itasca
Secondary County: Aitkin
Area Code218
Current Population:20164
Racial Majority:White 95.73%
Public School Racial Majority:White 87.8%
Unemployment Rate:4.6%
Median Household Income$48302
Average Adjusted Gross Income$60730
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time17.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1253 - 1572 ft.
Area359 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)47.20791300, -93.52425600

Zip Code 55744 Description

Zip Code 55744 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Duluth - Superior metro area. Zip code 55744 is primarily located in Itasca County. Portions of 55744 are also located in Aitkin County. The official US Postal Service name for 55744 is GRAND RAPIDS, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 55744 are contained within or border the city limits of Grand Rapids, MN, Cohasset, MN, La Prairie, MN, and Coleraine, MN. The area code for zip code 55744 is 218. 55744 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 55744 is 4.6% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 7.7% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 2.6% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 55744 increased to 20164 from 19799 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 55744 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 55744 public schools is White. 38.3% of students in 55744 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 19377 95.73% 19162 +1%
 Black Or African American 81 0.4% 81 +0%
 Hispanic 120 0.59% 204 -41%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 204 1.01% 275 -26%
 Asian 58 0.29% 88 -34%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 26 0.13% 5 +420%
 Other Race 9 0% 9 -100%
 Two Or More Races 340 1.86% 340 +11%

Zip Code 55744 Race/Ethnicity

 White 87.8%
 Black Or African American 0.7%
 Hispanic 1.5%
 Asian 0.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3.6%
 Two or More Races 5.5%

Zip Code 55744 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2016419799
Male Population49.30%
Female Population50.70%
Total Households8380
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$48302
Income Under $50K Per Year51.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year36.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year12.50%
55744 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 8Pete StauberRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$216882
Average Real Estate Sale Price$137085
Current Unemployment Level 4.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.1%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 3b: -35F to -30F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 3b: -35F to -30F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 50s - Nashwauk/Marcell Moraines and Uplands
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 21 - 31

Zip Code 55744 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)-52152941505553443319228
Avg Max Temp (°F)16253753677579776654352150
Avg Precip (In.).96.611.231.782.944.424.53.733.142.611.54.8228.29
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours