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People

Total Population 606
Male Share of the Population 43.4%
Female Share of the Population 56.6%
Senior Citizens 25.2%
Employed Population 16+ 227
Age of the Population 51

Families

% of people married 32.2%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 10.8%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $52,794
% Above Poverty Level 89.8%
% Below Poverty Level 10.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 26 minutes
% Working from Home 4%
% Walking and Biking to Work 8.4%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 48.3%
Median Gross Rent $432
Median House Value $73,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 22.8%
US/American 0.2%
English 3.1%
Irish 5%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Cook Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 78 miles N of Duluth, Minnesota (center to center)
Nearest Large City 200 miles N of Minneapolis, Minnesota
County St Louis
Metro Area Duluth - Superior
Standard Zip Codes 55723
Phone Area Codes 218
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 47.852
Longitude -92.689

Cook Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station COOK 18 W
Distance 17.5 miles
Jan Temp -6 to 18 F
Apr Temp 27 to 54 F
Jul Temp 54 to 78 F
Oct Temp 33 to 54 F
Annual Precip 26 inches
Station TOWER 3 S
Distance 20.2 miles
Jan Temp -14 to 16 F
Apr Temp 22 to 51 F
Jul Temp 48 to 77 F
Oct Temp 26 to 52 F
Annual Precip 29.1 inches
Station EVELETH WASTE WATER PLT
Distance 28.8 miles
Jan Temp -5 to 15 F
Apr Temp 28 to 50 F
Jul Temp 55 to 77 F
Oct Temp 33 to 51 F
Annual Precip 26.8 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Cook, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Bear Lake (55723)

Bearville North (55723)

Togo (55723)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Kinney 160 $48,750

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Cook Public Libraries

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Cook Public Library
103 SOUTH RIVER ST.
Cook, Minnesota
(218) 666-2210

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Cook High Schools

COOK SEC.
306 EAST VERMILION BLVD.
218-666-5221
Serves 259 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 15

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