Deer River Information

Deer River Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Deer River, MN

General Deer River Information

State: Minnesota

County: Itasca County

Close cities: Cohasset, MN, Grey Eagle, MN, Bena, MN, La Prairie, MN, Boy River, MN, Deer River, MN, Grand Rapids, MN, Coleraine, MN, Bovey, MN

Deer River Population (census data)
Total 923 (+2.7% since 2000)
Male 411 (44.5%)
Female 512 (55.5%)

Population Density: 870 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 77.6 (US Avg is 100)

Deer River Elevation: 1,291 feet above sea level

Land Area: 1.06 square miles

Median Household Income: $27,373

Zip Codes: 56636.

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Deer River Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (83.4%)
  • American Indian (15.4%)
  • Two or more races (3.7%)
  • Hispanic (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (22.5%)
  • Norwegian (13.7%)
  • Swedish (9.0%)
  • Irish (7.9%)
  • English (5.1%)
  • French (5.1%)

Local Deer River Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Minnesota Twins
NFL Football: Green Bay Packers, Minnesota Vikings
NBA Basketball: Minnesota Timberwolves
NHL Hockey: Minnesota Wild
NCAA Sports: University of Minnesota,

Deer River School Information

Elementary Schools
King Elementary (504 5th Street SE, Deer River, MN, 56636 - Deer River Public School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Deer River Secondary (101 1st Avenue N, Deer River, MN, 56636 - Deer River Public School District District)

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