Zip Code 55421 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMinneapolis
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Anoka
Secondary County: Ramsey
Area Code763
Alternate Zip Code NamesCOLUMBIA HEIGHTS
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesST ANTHONY
Current Population:27035
Racial Majority:White 62.9%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 38.3%
Unemployment Rate:5.2%
Median Household Income$49874
Average Adjusted Gross Income$51680
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time22.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range873 - 909 ft.
Area7 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)45.05083000, -93.25205000

Zip Code 55421 Description

Zip Code 55421 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Minneapolis - Saint Paul metro area. Zip code 55421 is primarily located in Anoka County. Portions of 55421 are also located in Ramsey County. The official US Postal Service name for 55421 is MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 55421 are contained within or border the city limits of Columbia Heights, MN, Fridley, MN, St. Anthony, MN, Hilltop, MN, Minneapolis, MN, New Brighton, MN, and Brooklyn Center, MN. The area code for zip code 55421 is 763. 55421 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 55421 is 5.2% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.8% 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 55421 increased to 27035 from 25622 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 55421 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 55421 public schools is Black. 82.8% of students in 55421 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 17080 62.9% 18057 -5%
 Black Or African American 4549 16.75% 3476 +31%
 Hispanic 2737 10.08% 2875 -5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 224 0.82% 316 -29%
 Asian 1676 6.17% 1312 +28%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.01% 27 -93%
 Other Race 74 0.15% 74 -46%
 Two Or More Races 898 3.12% 898 -6%

Zip Code 55421 Race/Ethnicity

 White 24.7%
 Black Or African American 38.3%
 Hispanic 25.2%
 Asian 4.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1.5%
 Two or More Races 5.4%

Zip Code 55421 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2703525622
Male Population48.40%
Female Population51.60%
Total Households11430
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$49874
Income Under $50K Per Year50.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year36.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year13.70%
55421 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 5Ilhan OmarDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$128944
Average Real Estate Sale Price$115496
Current Unemployment Level 5.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.2%
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 51a - St. Croix Outwash Plain
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 55421 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)3102235475661595038241035
Avg Max Temp (°F)22294158717983807159402655
Avg Precip (In.).98.761.842.453.494.554.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI
CBSA Type55421
CBSA Population3328053
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 55421
Columbia Heights High SchoolAnoka
Fridley High SchoolAnoka
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 55421
Columbia Academy Middle SchoolAnoka
Fridley Middle SchoolAnoka
Columbia Park
Lind - Bohanon
Water Park