ZIP Code 55790 - Tower Minnesota

ZIP Code 55790 is located in Tower Minnesota. Portions of 55790 are also in Greenwood Township (Saint Louis County) and Breitung Township and Vermilion Lake Township and Kugler Township and Northeast St. Louis. 55790 is entirely within Saint Louis County. Regionally, it is located in the Duluth-Superior Area.

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ZIP Code 55790 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameTower
Primary CountySaint Louis County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)1,871
Area Code(s)218
Current Time

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55790 Demographics

55790 can be classified socioeconomically as Lower Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in Minnesota based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 55790 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 55790 is White. The current unemployment level in 55790 is 3.7%.

Population Growth Rate0.00%
Population Density6 People per Square Mile
Total Households938
Percentage High Income Households2.1%
Median Household Income (2021)$67,446
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2021)$414,920
Current Unemployment Rate (May 2024)3.7%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 81.77%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 47.58%

55790 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American25614.59%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

55790 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American5446.15%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

55790 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College1389.33%
Bachelor Degree26317.78%
High School Diploma36824.88%
No High School Diploma171.15%
GED or Alternate473.18%
1 or More Years of College30220.42%
Associates Degree17511.83%
Masters Degree1228.25%
Professional Degree322.16%
Doctorate Degree151.01%

55790 Geography

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Cities/Towns in 55790
RegionDuluth-Superior Area
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaDuluth, MN-WI
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/Chicago
Area336 Square Miles

55790 Politics

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55790 Schools

55790 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 3a: -40F to -35F
Average First Frost DateAugust 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DateJune 21 - 31
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneDwb - Humid Continental Mild Summer With Dry Winters
Ecoregion50n - Boundary Lakes and Hills

55790 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)-12-682335444947382813-422
Avg Max Temp (°F)15243651667377756552342049
Avg Precip (In.).83.711.041.613.024.454.354.233.932.841.4.6829.1

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