|Male Share of the Population||46.3%|
|Female Share of the Population||53.7%|
|Employed Population 16+||1,819|
|Age of the Population||43|
|% of people married||47.8%|
|Average household size||2|
|Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher||16.8%|
|Median Earnings Without High School Qualification||$0|
|Median Earnings With High School Degree||$0|
|Median Family Income||$50,817|
|% Above Poverty Level||84.4%|
|% Below Poverty Level||15.6%|
|Average Commute Time||15 minutes|
|% Working from Home||3.6%|
|% Walking and Biking to Work||10.4%|
|% Using Public Transportation||1%|
|People Living Alone||38%|
|Median Gross Rent||$502|
|Median House Value||$117,700|
|Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)||10.5%|
Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.
|Nearest Medium City||81 miles E of Fargo, North Dakota (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||159 miles NW of Minneapolis, Minnesota|
|Standard Zip Codes||56470|
|Phone Area Codes||218|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather Stations
|Station||PARK RAPIDS 2 S|
|Jan Temp||-6 to 16 F|
|Apr Temp||29 to 55 F|
|Jul Temp||57 to 81 F|
|Oct Temp||33 to 55 F|
|Annual Precip||26.1 inches|
|Station||ITASCA UNIV OF MINNESOTA|
|Jan Temp||-9 to 15 F|
|Apr Temp||25 to 51 F|
|Jul Temp||54 to 78 F|
|Oct Temp||30 to 53 F|
|Annual Precip||27 inches|
|Jan Temp||-8 to 16 F|
|Apr Temp||30 to 52 F|
|Jul Temp||56 to 79 F|
|Oct Temp||33 to 54 F|
|Annual Precip||24.9 inches|
According to the US Postal Service, Park Rapids, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:
Lake Emma (56470)
Lake Itasca (56470)
Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.
ST JOSEPHS AREA HEALTH SERVICES
(Voluntary non-profit - Church)
600 PLEASANT AVENUE
Emergency Service: Yes
Our family of non-profit colleges admits students of any race, color, and national or ethnic origin.
(Sorted by Number of Students)
PARK RAPIDS SR.
401 HUNTSINGER AVE.
Serves 618 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 15.8
HEADWATERS ED. LEARNING PROGRAM
401 HUNTSINGER AVE.
A Non-traditional School
Serves 18 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 18
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