Zip Code 55912 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameAustin
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Mower
Secondary County: Freeborn
Area Code507
Alternate Zip Code NamesMAPLEVIEW
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesANDYVILLE
Current Population:28483
Racial Majority:White 78.06%
Public School Racial Majority:White 60.6%
Unemployment Rate:3.2%
Median Household Income$44727
Average Adjusted Gross Income$63140
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time15.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1181 - 1352 ft.
Area174 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)43.68002400, -92.99157500

Zip Code 55912 Description

Zip Code 55912 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Rochester - Mason City - Austin metro area. Zip code 55912 is primarily located in Mower County. Portions of 55912 are also located in Freeborn County. The official US Postal Service name for 55912 is AUSTIN, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 55912 are contained within or border the city limits of Austin, MN, Mapleview, MN, . The area code for zip code 55912 is 507. 55912 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 55912 is 3.2% 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 55912 increased to 28483 from 28012 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 55912 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 55912 public schools is White. 56.9% of students in 55912 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 22540 78.06% 22610 +-0%
 Black Or African American 859 2.97% 768 +12%
 Hispanic 4081 14.13% 3981 +3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 32 0.11% 45 -29%
 Asian 697 2.41% 606 +15%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 44 0.15% 35 +26%
 Other Race 27 0.14% 27 +52%
 Two Or More Races 411 2.01% 411 +41%

Zip Code 55912 Race/Ethnicity

 White 60.6%
 Black Or African American 6.1%
 Hispanic 25.6%
 Asian 3.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 3.6%

Zip Code 55912 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2848328012
Male Population49.50%
Female Population50.50%
Total Households11640
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$44727
Income Under $50K Per Year55.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.80%
55912 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 1Jim HagedornRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$126600
Average Real Estate Sale Price$120237
Current Unemployment Level 3.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 47c - Iowan Surface
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 55912 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)29223446566057483622834
Avg Max Temp (°F)20274056697881797159402554
Avg Precip (In.).97.641.683.113.994.24.464.533.292.311.991.0432.21
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Austin, MN
CBSA Type55912
CBSA Population37754
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours