Zip Code 55057 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNorthfield
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Rice
Secondary County: Dakota
Area Code507
Current Population:24602
Racial Majority:White 85.63%
Public School Racial Majority:White 82.4%
Unemployment Rate:3.3%
Median Household Income$67753
Average Adjusted Gross Income$79950
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time20.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range912 - 1096 ft.
Area139 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)44.47229000, -93.17960900

Zip Code 55057 Description

Zip Code 55057 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Minneapolis - Saint Paul metro area. Zip code 55057 is primarily located in Rice County. Portions of 55057 are also located in Dakota County. The official US Postal Service name for 55057 is NORTHFIELD, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 55057 are contained within or border the city limits of Northfield, MN, Dundas, MN, . Zip code 55057 is within area code 507 and area code 952. 55057 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 55057 is 3.3% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 3.6% 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 55057 increased to 24602 from 22011 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 55057 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 55057 public schools is White. 26.3% of students in 55057 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 21351 85.63% 21415 +-0%
 Black Or African American 451 1.81% 260 +73%
 Hispanic 1708 6.85% 1756 -3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 68 0.27% 37 +84%
 Asian 926 3.71% 714 +30%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.04% 8 +38%
 Other Race 29 0.09% 29 -21%
 Two Or More Races 383 1.58% 383 +3%

Zip Code 55057 Race/Ethnicity

 White 82.4%
 Black Or African American 1.5%
 Hispanic 12.2%
 Asian 1.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 1.8%

Zip Code 55057 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2460222011
Male Population48.10%
Female Population51.90%
Total Households7948
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
26.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
42.9%
Median Household Income$67753
Income Under $50K Per Year33.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year40.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year25.80%
55057 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 2Angie CraigDemocrat
Minnesota District 1Jim HagedornRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$249336
Average Real Estate Sale Price$169894
Current Unemployment Level 3.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.4%
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 51i - Big Woods
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 55057 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)29223447566058493723934
Avg Max Temp (°F)22284057707983807260412655
Avg Precip (In.).99.731.932.773.684.294.34.413.22.261.991.0131.56
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Faribault-Northfield, MN
CBSA Type55057
CBSA Population64316
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours