Zip Code 55309 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBig Lake
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Sherburne
Area Code763
Current Population:18208
Racial Majority:White 91.53%
Public School Racial Majority:White 88.8%
Unemployment Rate:4.0%
Median Household Income$71942
Average Adjusted Gross Income$70180
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time35 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range945 - 988 ft.
Area74 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)45.39450900, -93.73280400

Zip Code 55309 Description

Zip Code 55309 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Minneapolis - Saint Paul metro area. Zip code 55309 is primarily located in Sherburne County. The official US Postal Service name for 55309 is BIG LAKE, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 55309 are contained within or border the city limits of Big Lake, MN, Becker, MN, . The area code for zip code 55309 is 763. 55309 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 55309 is 4.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.6% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.9% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 55309 increased to 18208 from 12295 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 55309 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 55309 public schools is White. 28.4% of students in 55309 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 17169 91.53% 17005 +1%
 Black Or African American 399 2.13% 200 +100%
 Hispanic 940 5.01% 483 +95%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 17 0.09% 51 -67%
 Asian 123 0.66% 162 -24%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 14 0% 14 -100%
 Two Or More Races 292 0.59% 292 -62%

Zip Code 55309 Race/Ethnicity

 White 88.8%
 Black Or African American 2.3%
 Hispanic 4.1%
 Asian 1.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.6%
 Two or More Races 2.9%

Zip Code 55309 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1820812295
Male Population50.70%
Female Population49.30%
Total Households5999
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
28.4%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
50.0%
Median Household Income$71942
Income Under $50K Per Year25.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year49.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year24.70%
55309 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 6Tom EmmerRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$127405
Average Real Estate Sale Price$147053
Current Unemployment Level 4.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.1%
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 51h - St. Croix Outwash Plain
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 55309 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)07203346556057483622833
Avg Max Temp (°F)21284057707983807159392554
Avg Precip (In.).89.711.632.333.354.494.074.293.092.271.82.8129.73
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI
CBSA Type55309
CBSA Population3328053
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours