Zip Code 55074 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameShafer
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Chisago
Area Code651
Current Population:2222
Racial Majority:White 98%
Unemployment Rate:6.0%
Median Household Income$67230
Average Adjusted Gross Income$64720
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time37.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range807 - 951 ft.
Area33 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)45.38292100, -92.73273400

Zip Code 55074 Description

Zip Code 55074 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Minneapolis - Saint Paul metro area. Zip code 55074 is primarily located in Chisago County. The official US Postal Service name for 55074 is SHAFER, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 55074 are contained within or border the city limits of Shafer, MN, Taylors Falls, MN, and Osceola, WI. The area code for zip code 55074 is 651. 55074 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 55074 is 6.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.9% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.6% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 55074 increased to 2222 from 893 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 55074 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 55074 public schools is . % of students in 55074 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 1962 98% 2116 -7%
 Black Or African American 3 0.15% 17 -82%
 Hispanic 14 0.7% 34 -59%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.25% 7 -29%
 Asian 2 0.1% 18 -89%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 3 0% 3 -100%
 Two Or More Races 27 0.8% 27 -41%

Zip Code 55074 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 55074 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2222893
Male Population52.30%
Female Population47.70%
Total Households807
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
%
Median Household Income$67230
Income Under $50K Per Year33.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year41.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year25.20%
55074 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 8Pete StauberRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$167250
Average Real Estate Sale Price$256761
Current Unemployment Level 6.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.8%
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 51k - McGrath Till Plain and Drumlins
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 55074 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)18213447556058493824934
Avg Max Temp (°F)22294157717983807159412755
Avg Precip (In.).94.721.632.493.374.524.164.623.482.471.85.8931.13
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI
CBSA Type55074
CBSA Population3328053
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours