Tamarack, Aitkin County, Minnesota

Tamarack: City in Aitkin County, Minnesota, United States

About

Tamarack is a city located in the county of Aitkin in the U.S. state of Minnesota. Its population at the 2010 census was 94 and a population density of 10 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 94 inhabitants.

The city was created 101 years ago in 1921.

Quick Facts about Tamarack

Population : 94 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Minnesota (United States)
County : Aitkin County
Postal code : 55787
Phone Area Codes : 218
Area : 9.07 km2
Altitude : 1,266 feet / 386 meters
Establishment : July 07, 1921 (101 years ago)
Time Zone : Central Time Zone
Local time : 01:38:56 (17th August 2022)
Density : 10 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 0% (2010-2020)
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Location of Tamarack on Minnesota map.
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Aitkin County Minnesota Incorporated and Unincorporated areas Tamarack Highlighted
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Geography

Tamarack is located at 46°38'40"N 93°7'38"W (46.6443900, -93.1271600).

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Demographics

The population of Tamarack increased by 0% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 94 - census
2011 91 -3.3% estimation process
2012 92 1.09% estimation process
2013 91 -1.1% estimation process
2014 92 1.09% estimation process
2015 91 -1.1% estimation process
2016 92 1.09% estimation process
2017 93 1.08% estimation process
2018 95 2.11% estimation process
2019 94 -1.06% estimation process
2020 94 0% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 37,497
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 35,651
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 5.2%
April 1, 2020 Population : 36,549
April 1, 2010 Population : 35,654
People under 5 years old, percentage : 7.1%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 24.9%
People over 65 (%) : 15.9%
Female persons, % : 49.0%
White only, percent : 83.4%
Black or African American alone, percent : 12.1%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 1.2%
Asians alone % : 0.7%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.1%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 2.5%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 3.8%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 80.5%
2015-2019 Veterans : 3,150
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 2.3%
Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 16,223

Tamarack zip code is 55787. County name: Aitkin, County fips: 27001

City of Tamarack, Tamarack

Economic Facts

Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 16,223
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 77.5%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $127,500
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,070
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $288
2015-2019 median gross rent : $741
Permits for construction, 2020 : 97
2015-2019 Households : 13,520
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.71
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 86.4%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 5.4%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 88.3%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 76.9%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 85.3%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 17.8%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 15.5%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 11.0%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 54.2%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 46.8%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 34,980
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 84,095
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 383,653
2012 total retail sales per capita : $10,574
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 30.2
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $53,209
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $26,331
Percentage of people living in poverty : 14.3%
Total number of employer establishments, 2019 : 618
2019 total employment : 6,743
2019 total annual payroll ($1,000) : 272,941
Total employment, change in percentage terms, 2018-2019 : 2.3%
2018 total non-employer establishments : 2,147
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 2,330
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,351
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 610
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 208
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,007
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 228
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,956
2010 population per square mile : 30.8
2010 land area in square miles : 1,157.34
Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 4,277
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 84.4%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $119,500
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,162
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $292
2015-2019 median gross rent : $905
Permits for construction, 2020 : 86
2015-2019 Households : 2,734
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.52
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 95.9%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 10.8%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 85.2%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 74.5%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 84.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 12.7%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 7.8%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 10.2%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 58.3%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 53.4%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 1,364
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 28,323
2012 total retail sales per capita : $4,226
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 33.0
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $53,423
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $28,358
Percentage of people living in poverty : 13.7%
Total number of employer establishments, 2019 : 132
2019 total employment : 2,115
2019 total annual payroll ($1,000) : 227,407
Total employment, change in percentage terms, 2018-2019 : 17.2%
2018 total non-employer establishments : 688
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 758
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 491
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 147
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 25
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 677
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 94
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 598
2010 population per square mile : 5.3
2010 land area in square miles : 1,284.89

Schools in Tamarack

College & universities near Tamarack, MN

Code Name City ZIP
380368 Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College Cloquet (MN) 55720-2342

Stations (2)

Amtrak & bus stations near Tamarack, MN

Code Name Address Type
DUL Duluth (Greyhound Station), Minnesota 4426 Grand Ave. BUS
DUU Duluth (University of Minnesota), Minnesota 175 Kirby Student Union BUS

Post offices near Tamarack

Post Office Name City ZIP
Tamarack Post Office Tamarack (MN) 55787
Wrigh Post Office Wright (MN) 55798
Mcgregor Post Office McGregor (MN) 55760
Cromwell Post Office Cromwell (MN) 55726
Kettle River Post Office Kettle River (MN) 55757

Other cities in Aitkin County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Aitkin County , MN.

City Name Population Title
Aitkin 877 City in and county seat of Aitkin County, Minnesota, United States
Hill City 585 City in Minnesota, United States
Balsam 558 Township in Aitkin County, Minnesota
Glen 443 Unincorporated community in Aitkin County, Minnesota
Malmo 335 Township in Minnesota, USA
Waukenabo 314 Township in Aitkin County, Minnesota
Ball Bluff 276 Township in Aitkin County, Minnesota
Wealthwood 264 Township in Aitkin County, Minnesota
Kimberly 198 Human settlement in United States of America
Palisade 169 City in Minnesota, United States
McGregor 108 City in Minnesota, United States
McGrath 73 Human settlement in Aitkin County, Minnesota, United States of America
Libby 45 Unincorporated community in Aitkin County, Minnesota