Cook strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Minnesota):
Affordability of Property Taxes
Affordability of Rents
Short Commute Times
Comparing Cook to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Minnesota (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Female Share of the Population|
|Age of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|College Educated Adults|
|People Above Poverty|
|Median Family Income|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Short Commute Times|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Working at Home|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Affordability of Rents|
|People Living Alone|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Nearest Medium City||78 miles N of Duluth, Minnesota (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||200 miles N of Minneapolis, Minnesota|
|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.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||COOK 18 W|
|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|
|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|
|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|
|Average Family Size||2.82|
|American Indian & Alaskan||10||1.6%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||4||0.6%|
|Est. 2005 Population||622|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|French (except Basque)||2.3%|
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||1.3%|
According to the US Postal Service, Cook, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Bear Lake (55723)
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