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People

Total Population 914
Male Share of the Population 48.9%
Female Share of the Population 51.1%
Senior Citizens 25.3%
Employed Population 16+ 316
Age of the Population 44

Families

% of people married 43.6%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 7.9%
Median Earnings25+ $21,612
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $18,542
Median Earnings With High School Degree $21,776

Wealth

Median Family Income $37,083
% Above Poverty Level 80.7%
% Below Poverty Level 19.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 32 minutes
% Working from Home 0.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work 8.9%
% Using Public Transportation 0.6%

Housing

People Living Alone 37.2%
Median Gross Rent $525
Median House Value $72,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 25.2%
US/American 0%
English 6%
Irish 8.8%

Deer River Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 87 miles NW of Duluth, Minnesota (center to center)
Nearest Large City 164 miles N of Minneapolis, Minnesota
County Itasca
Standard Zip Codes 56636
Phone Area Codes 218
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 47.333
Longitude -93.792

Deer River 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 POKEGAMA DAM
Distance 11.4 miles
Jan Temp -6 to 15 F
Apr Temp 29 to 53 F
Jul Temp 56 to 78 F
Oct Temp 33 to 54 F
Annual Precip 28.3 inches
Station GRAND RAPIDS FOREST LAB
Distance 14.9 miles
Jan Temp -4 to 17 F
Apr Temp 28 to 54 F
Jul Temp 55 to 80 F
Oct Temp 33 to 54 F
Annual Precip 28.7 inches
Station CASS LAKE
Distance 38.8 miles
Jan Temp -9 to 16 F
Apr Temp 28 to 51 F
Jul Temp 56 to 79 F
Oct Temp 33 to 53 F
Annual Precip 26.4 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Deer Riv (56636)

Inger (56636)

Morse (56636)

Oteneagen (56636)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Bovey 867 $37,171
Cohasset 2,733 $75,313
Coleraine 1,724 $59,792
Grand Rapids 10,950 $46,817

Deer River Hospitals

DEER RIVER HEALTHCARE CENTER
(Voluntary non-profit - Private)
1002 COMSTOCK DRIVE
(218) 246-2900
Emergency Service: Yes

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Deer River High Schools

DEER RIVER SEC.
101 1ST AVE. N.
218-246-8241
Serves 508 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 14.4

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