Zip Code 55056 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNorth Branch
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Chisago
Secondary County: Isanti
Area Code651
Current Population:13546
Racial Majority:White 94.35%
Public School Racial Majority:White 94.5%
Unemployment Rate:3.2%
Median Household Income$65879
Average Adjusted Gross Income$63660
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time32.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range827 - 968 ft.
Area98 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)45.50910600, -92.96471200

Zip Code 55056 Description

Zip Code 55056 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Minneapolis - Saint Paul metro area. Zip code 55056 is primarily located in Chisago County. Portions of 55056 are also located in Isanti County. The official US Postal Service name for 55056 is NORTH BRANCH, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 55056 are contained within or border the city limits of North Branch, MN, Harris, MN, . Zip code 55056 is within area code 651 and area code 763. 55056 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 55056 is 3.2% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 3.9% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.4% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 55056 increased to 13546 from 10835 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 55056 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 55056 public schools is White. 31.1% of students in 55056 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 12975 94.35% 12929 +0%
 Black Or African American 140 1.02% 63 +122%
 Hispanic 295 2.15% 227 +30%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.03% 48 -92%
 Asian 98 0.71% 104 -6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 7 0% 7 -100%
 Two Or More Races 167 1.75% 167 +44%

Zip Code 55056 Race/Ethnicity

 White 94.5%
 Black Or African American 0.6%
 Hispanic 2.3%
 Asian 0.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.7%
 Two or More Races 1%

Zip Code 55056 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1354610835
Male Population50.40%
Female Population49.60%
Total Households4793
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
31.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
25.0%
Median Household Income$65879
Income Under $50K Per Year33.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year43.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year22.30%
55056 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 8Pete StauberRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$175248
Average Real Estate Sale Price$135696
Current Unemployment Level 3.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.2%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 4a: -30F to -25F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 3b: -35F to -30F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 51h - St. Croix Outwash Plain
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 55056 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)18203446556058483723833
Avg Max Temp (°F)21284057707882797058392654
Avg Precip (In.).96.731.562.283.324.494.234.413.292.41.89.930.47
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI
CBSA Type55056
CBSA Population3328053
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours