Zip Code 55706 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBabbitt
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Saint Louis
Area Code218
Current Population:1825
Racial Majority:White 97.58%
Public School Racial Majority:White 92.2%
Unemployment Rate:5.1%
Median Household Income$45196
Average Adjusted Gross Income$49970
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time23.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1431 - 1768 ft.
Area192 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)47.69665100, -91.97418800

Zip Code 55706 Description

Zip Code 55706 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Duluth - Superior metro area. Zip code 55706 is primarily located in Saint Louis County. The official US Postal Service name for 55706 is BABBITT, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 55706 are contained within or border the city limits of Babbitt, MN, Hoyt Lakes, MN, . The area code for zip code 55706 is 218. 55706 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 55706 is 5.1% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.7% 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 55706 decreased to 1825 from 2050 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 55706 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 55706 public schools is White. 45.9% of students in 55706 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1610 97.58% 1791 -10%
 Black Or African American 2 0.12% 0 +0%
 Hispanic 1 0.06% 2 -50%
 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 24 2.24% 24 +54%

Zip Code 55706 Race/Ethnicity

 White 92.2%
 Black Or African American 1%
 Hispanic 0%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3.7%
 Two or More Races 3.1%

Zip Code 55706 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population18252050
Male Population48.90%
Female Population51.10%
Total Households864
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$45196
Income Under $50K Per Year55.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.10%
55706 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 8Pete StauberRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$109299
Average Real Estate Sale Price$76407
Current Unemployment Level 5.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 3b: -35F to -30F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 3b: -35F to -30F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 50s - Nashwauk/Marcell Moraines and Uplands
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 21 - 31

Zip Code 55706 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)-52142841505553443419328
Avg Max Temp (°F)16243651667377756452342049
Avg Precip (In.).85.671.011.532.844.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Duluth, MN-WI
CBSA Type55706
CBSA Population275286
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours