Zip Code 55053 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNerstrand
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Rice
Secondary County: Goodhue
Area Code507
Current Population:1009
Racial Majority:White 95.83%
Public School Racial Majority:White 96.1%
Unemployment Rate:4.4%
Median Household Income$62778
Average Adjusted Gross Income$78050
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time26.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1017 - 1191 ft.
Area45 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)44.34675900, -93.07092300

Zip Code 55053 Description

Zip Code 55053 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Minneapolis - Saint Paul metro area. Zip code 55053 is primarily located in Rice County. Portions of 55053 are also located in Goodhue County. The official US Postal Service name for 55053 is NERSTRAND, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 55053 are contained within or border the city limits of Nerstrand, MN, . The area code for zip code 55053 is 507. 55053 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 55053 is 4.4% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.6% 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 55053 increased to 1009 from 710 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 55053 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 55053 public schools is White. 13.5% of students in 55053 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1079 95.83% 976 +11%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 1 -100%
 Hispanic 32 2.84% 12 +167%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.18% 1 +100%
 Asian 8 0.71% 5 +60%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 5 0% 5 -100%
 Two Or More Races 9 0.44% 9 -44%

Zip Code 55053 Race/Ethnicity

 White 96.1%
 Black Or African American 0%
 Hispanic 3.2%
 Asian 0.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0%

Zip Code 55053 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1009710
Male Population50.00%
Female Population50.00%
Total Households359
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$62778
Income Under $50K Per Year37.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year42.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year20.20%
55053 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 2Angie CraigDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$142429
Average Real Estate Sale Price$95143
Current Unemployment Level 4.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.5%
Nerstrand, MN
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 47g - Lower St. Croix and Vermillion Valleys
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 55053 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)29223447566158493723934
Avg Max Temp (°F)22284056697982807260412655
Avg Precip (In.)1.03.731.952.93.764.234.374.413.272.281.991.0131.92
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Faribault-Northfield, MN
CBSA Type55053
CBSA Population64316
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours