Zip Code 55042 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLake Elmo
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Washington
Area Code651
Current Population:8840
Racial Majority:White 93.01%
Public School Racial Majority:White 75.8%
Unemployment Rate:3.9%
Median Household Income$103943
Average Adjusted Gross Income$143680
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time22.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range919 - 1027 ft.
Area27 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)44.99213900, -92.89729600

Zip Code 55042 Description

Zip Code 55042 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Minneapolis - Saint Paul metro area. Zip code 55042 is primarily located in Washington County. The official US Postal Service name for 55042 is LAKE ELMO, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 55042 are contained within or border the city limits of Lake Elmo, MN, Oakdale, MN, Woodbury, MN, Grant, MN, Pine Springs, MN, and Oak Park Heights, MN. The area code for zip code 55042 is 651. 55042 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 55042 is 3.9% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.4% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.6% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 55042 increased to 8840 from 7583 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 55042 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 55042 public schools is White. 24% of students in 55042 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 8213 93.01% 7989 +3%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 69 -100%
 Hispanic 124 1.4% 301 -59%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 28 -100%
 Asian 403 4.56% 299 +35%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 6 0.08% 6 +17%
 Two Or More Races 147 0.94% 147 -44%

Zip Code 55042 Race/Ethnicity

 White 75.8%
 Black Or African American 7.4%
 Hispanic 5.3%
 Asian 7.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 4%

Zip Code 55042 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population88407583
Male Population50.20%
Female Population49.80%
Total Households3021
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
24%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
50.0%
Median Household Income$103943
Income Under $50K Per Year21.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year26.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year52.10%
55042 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 4Betty McCollumDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$437382
Average Real Estate Sale Price$393167
Current Unemployment Level 3.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4a: -30F to -25F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 51a - St. Croix Outwash Plain
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 55042 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)4102235475762595039251135
Avg Max Temp (°F)22294158717983817159402655
Avg Precip (In.).99.741.812.733.534.674.474.573.42.492.05.9432.39
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI
CBSA Type55042
CBSA Population3328053
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours