Zip Code 55314 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBuffalo Lake
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Renville
Secondary County: Sibley
Area Code320
Current Population:1337
Racial Majority:White 85.01%
Public School Racial Majority:White 80.8%
Unemployment Rate:5.6%
Median Household Income$49321
Average Adjusted Gross Income$65470
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time22.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1050 - 1112 ft.
Area80 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)44.78458200, -94.59517800

Zip Code 55314 Description

Zip Code 55314 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Minneapolis - Saint Paul metro area. Zip code 55314 is primarily located in Renville County. Portions of 55314 are also located in Sibley County. The official US Postal Service name for 55314 is BUFFALO LAKE, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 55314 are contained within or border the city limits of Buffalo Lake, MN, . Zip code 55314 is within area code 320 and area code 507. 55314 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 55314 is 5.6% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.2% and is higher 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 55314 decreased to 1337 from 1362 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 55314 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 55314 public schools is White. 42.4% of students in 55314 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 1202 85.01% 1217 -1%
 Black Or African American 4 0.28% 3 +33%
 Hispanic 152 10.75% 90 +69%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 36 2.55% 2 +1700%
 Asian 0 0% 6 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 19 1.41% 19 +5%

Zip Code 55314 Race/Ethnicity

 White 80.8%
 Black Or African American 0%
 Hispanic 14.9%
 Asian 1.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 3%

Zip Code 55314 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population13371362
Male Population51.00%
Female Population49.00%
Total Households527
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
42.4%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$49321
Income Under $50K Per Year50.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year41.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.10%
55314 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 7Collin PetersonDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$69500
Average Real Estate Sale Price$100096
Current Unemployment Level 5.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.6%
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 47b - Des Moines Lobe
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 55314 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)18213447576158483723733
Avg Max Temp (°F)20273956707983807259392554
Avg Precip (In.).8.641.692.53.14.463.934.142.752.031.79.728.52
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours