Scranton, ND 58653 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 58653: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Scranton, ND 58653

Acceptable Alternative
Gascoyne, ND 58653

Not Acceptable, USPS
Haley, ND 58653

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Bowman County
  • Centroid: Latitude 46.113, Longitude -103.12
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 58653 has segments in 3 Counties (Bowman, Harding, Slope).

  • Businesses Addresses: 19
  • PO Box Addresses: 60
  • Residential Addresses: 212
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 4
    • Single Family Addresses: 208

The ZIP Code maps and database are updated 4 times per year.
Database updated: January 1, 2021, Maps updated: May 5, 2021.


Scranton, ND 58653 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2020)


Total Population 549 (100%)
Population in Households 548 (99.8%)
Population in Families 456 (83.1%)
Population in Group Quarters1 1 ( 0.2%)
Population Density 2
Diversity Index2 8


Median Household Income $75,513
Average Household Income $86,321
% of Income for Mortgage4 7%
Per Capita Income $39,152
Wealth Index5 101


Total HU (Housing Units) 325 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 192 (59.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 57 (17.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 76 (23.4%)
Median Home Value $130,000
Average Home Value $157,682
Housing Affordability Index3 350


Total Households 249
Average Household Size 2.2
Family Households 168
Average Family Size 3
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different races or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The % of Income for Mortgage quantifies the percentage of median household income dedicated to mortgage payments on a home priced at the median value (assuming a 30-year mortgage and a 20% down payment).
  5. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.


2010-2020 2020-2025
Population -0.11% -0.18%
Households -0.04% -0.16%
Families -0.23% -0.48%
Median Household Income   1.14%
Per Capita Income   1.86%
Owner Occupied HU   -0.1%

Scranton, ND 58653 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 58653 to the other 384 ZIP Codes in North Dakota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 152 61st
Population Density # 301 23rd
Median Household Income # 83 79th
Housing Affordability Index # 336 88th
Per Capita Income # 151 61st
Diversity Index # 290 25th

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