Zip Code 55901 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRochester
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Olmsted
Area Code507
Current Population:51917
Racial Majority:White 78.71%
Public School Racial Majority:White 63.2%
Unemployment Rate:3.7%
Median Household Income$70329
Average Adjusted Gross Income$69980
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time15.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1004 - 1099 ft.
Area29 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)44.06741000, -92.50606400

Zip Code 55901 Description

Zip Code 55901 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Rochester - Mason City - Austin metro area. Zip code 55901 is primarily located in Olmsted County. The official US Postal Service name for 55901 is ROCHESTER, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 55901 are contained within or border the city limits of Rochester, MN, . The area code for zip code 55901 is 507. 55901 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 55901 is 3.7% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.0% and is lower 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 55901 increased to 51917 from 42221 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 55901 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 55901 public schools is White. 37.4% of students in 55901 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 41906 78.71% 41696 +1%
 Black Or African American 3180 5.97% 2943 +8%
 Hispanic 2277 4.28% 1940 +17%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 18 0.03% 93 -81%
 Asian 4146 7.79% 4027 +3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 21 -100%
 Other Race 117 0% 117 -100%
 Two Or More Races 1080 3.22% 1080 +59%

Zip Code 55901 Race/Ethnicity

 White 63.2%
 Black Or African American 13.7%
 Hispanic 6.3%
 Asian 12.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 4.3%

Zip Code 55901 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population5191742221
Male Population47.60%
Female Population52.40%
Total Households20803
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
37.4%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
40.0%
Median Household Income$70329
Income Under $50K Per Year33.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year36.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year29.70%
55901 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 1Jim HagedornRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$132064
Average Real Estate Sale Price$126667
Current Unemployment Level 3.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.5%
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 52c - Rochester/Paleozoic Plateau Upland
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 55901 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)3102234465660584837241034
Avg Max Temp (°F)22284056697982807159412654
Avg Precip (In.)1.01.741.873.073.594.124.674.393.282.32.081.0432.17
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Rochester, MN
CBSA Type55901
CBSA Population187758
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours