Zip Code 55612 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLutsen
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Cook
Area Code218
Current Population:518
Racial Majority:White 95.74%
Unemployment Rate:7.5%
Median Household Income$46070
Average Adjusted Gross Income$58920
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time15.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range850 - 1929 ft.
Area124 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)47.76594500, -90.68272100

Zip Code 55612 Description

Zip Code 55612 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Duluth - Superior metro area. Zip code 55612 is primarily located in Cook County. The official US Postal Service name for 55612 is LUTSEN, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 55612 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 55612 is 218. 55612 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 55612 is 7.5% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.1% 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 55612 increased to 518 from 510 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 55612 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 55612 public schools is . % of students in 55612 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 719 95.74% 493 +46%
 Black Or African American 20 2.66% 3 +567%
 Hispanic 1 0.13% 4 -75%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 5 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 3 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 10 1.46% 10 +10%

Zip Code 55612 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 55612 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population518510
Male Population51.70%
Female Population48.30%
Total Households263
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$46070
Income Under $50K Per Year55.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year29.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year15.70%
55612 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 8Pete StauberRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$287346
Average Real Estate Sale Price$258915
Current Unemployment Level 7.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.2%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 4a: -30F to -25F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 50t - North Shore Highlands
Average First Frost DatesRare
Average Last Frost DatesRare

Zip Code 55612 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)381829384552544636231030
Avg Max Temp (°F)21263547596673736352372648
Avg Precip (In.)1.05.611.491.542.663.673.513.493.482.651.831.0727.06
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours