Zip Code 55798 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWright
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Carlton
Secondary County: Saint Louis
Area Code218
Current Population:581
Racial Majority:White 92.88%
Unemployment Rate:3.7%
Median Household Income$39850
Average Adjusted Gross Income$56040
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time36.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1266 - 1368 ft.
Area84 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)46.73502400, -92.96889400

Zip Code 55798 Description

Zip Code 55798 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Duluth - Superior metro area. Zip code 55798 is primarily located in Carlton County. Portions of 55798 are also located in Saint Louis County. The official US Postal Service name for 55798 is WRIGHT, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 55798 are contained within or border the city limits of Wright, MN, Cromwell, MN, . The area code for zip code 55798 is 218. 55798 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 55798 is 3.7% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.9% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 2.6% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 55798 decreased to 581 from 706 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 55798 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 55798 public schools is . % of students in 55798 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 509 92.88% 562 -9%
 Black Or African American 16 2.92% 0 +0%
 Hispanic 20 3.65% 4 +400%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 9 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 2 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 4 0.55% 4 -25%

Zip Code 55798 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 55798 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population581706
Male Population52.30%
Female Population47.70%
Total Households231
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
%
Median Household Income$39850
Income Under $50K Per Year61.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year30.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.70%
55798 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 8Pete StauberRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$161083
Average Real Estate Sale Price$128667
Current Unemployment Level 3.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.3%
Wright, MN
Cromwell, MN
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 50b - Minnesota/Wisconsin Upland Till Plain
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesJune 1 - 10

Zip Code 55798 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)-33162940495453443420429
Avg Max Temp (°F)18263753677478766754362251
Avg Precip (In.).95.651.42.033.194.374.274.013.352.51.71.8329.26
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Duluth, MN-WI
CBSA Type55798
CBSA Population275286
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours