Zip Code 55906 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRochester
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Olmsted
Area Code507
Current Population:17598
Racial Majority:White 82.42%
Public School Racial Majority:White 72.3%
Unemployment Rate:3.0%
Median Household Income$65503
Average Adjusted Gross Income$91050
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time16.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range1007 - 1243 ft.
Area60 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)44.11089000, -92.40323800

Zip Code 55906 Description

Zip Code 55906 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Rochester - Mason City - Austin metro area. Zip code 55906 is primarily located in Olmsted County. The official US Postal Service name for 55906 is ROCHESTER, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 55906 are contained within or border the city limits of Rochester, MN, . The area code for zip code 55906 is 507. 55906 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 55906 is 3.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.0% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.4% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 55906 increased to 17598 from 16153 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 55906 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 55906 public schools is White. 28.7% of students in 55906 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 15126 82.42% 14935 +1%
 Black Or African American 899 4.9% 600 +50%
 Hispanic 686 3.74% 624 +10%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 39 -100%
 Asian 1305 7.11% 1048 +25%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 10 0.05% 10 +0%
 Other Race 41 0% 41 -100%
 Two Or More Races 301 1.78% 301 +9%

Zip Code 55906 Race/Ethnicity

 White 72.3%
 Black Or African American 9.3%
 Hispanic 4.9%
 Asian 9.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 3.8%

Zip Code 55906 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1759816153
Male Population49.20%
Female Population50.80%
Total Households7216
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
28.7%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
25.0%
Median Household Income$65503
Income Under $50K Per Year38.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year26.40%
55906 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 1Jim HagedornRepublican
Minnesota District 2Angie CraigDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$201632
Average Real Estate Sale Price$141542
Current Unemployment Level 3.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.9%
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 55906 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)3102234465660584837241034
Avg Max Temp (°F)22284056697882807159412654
Avg Precip (In.)1.01.761.883.093.594.134.714.43.312.32.091.0432.31
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Rochester, MN
CBSA Type55906
CBSA Population187758
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours