Zip Code 55943 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameHouston
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Houston
Secondary County: Winona
Area Code507
Current Population:3059
Racial Majority:White 97.09%
Public School Racial Majority:White 95%
Unemployment Rate:4.8%
Median Household Income$46840
Average Adjusted Gross Income$57490
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time26.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range751 - 1283 ft.
Area184 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)43.79241800, -91.58185500

Zip Code 55943 Description

Zip Code 55943 is located in the state of Minnesota in the La Crosse - Eau Claire metro area. Zip code 55943 is primarily located in Houston County. Portions of 55943 are also located in Winona County. The official US Postal Service name for 55943 is HOUSTON, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 55943 are contained within or border the city limits of Houston, MN, Rushford Village, MN, . The area code for zip code 55943 is 507. 55943 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 55943 is 4.8% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.4% 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 55943 increased to 3059 from 3002 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 55943 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 55943 public schools is White. 37.6% of students in 55943 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 3007 97.09% 3012 +-0%
 Black Or African American 15 0.48% 0 +0%
 Hispanic 14 0.45% 8 +75%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.06% 8 -75%
 Asian 1 0.03% 11 -91%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 20 1.87% 20 +190%

Zip Code 55943 Race/Ethnicity

 White 95%
 Black Or African American 0.2%
 Hispanic 0.4%
 Asian 1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 3.2%

Zip Code 55943 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population30593002
Male Population50.00%
Female Population50.00%
Total Households1253
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
37.6%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
66.7%
Median Household Income$46840
Income Under $50K Per Year54.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year36.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.70%
55943 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 1Jim HagedornRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$188034
Average Real Estate Sale Price$63000
Current Unemployment Level 4.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 52b - Paleozoic Plateau/Coulee Section
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 55943 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)5112336475761595038251135
Avg Max Temp (°F)24304258707983807260422856
Avg Precip (In.)1.831.913.473.774.374.484.643.552.312.251.1733.76
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
La Crosse, WI-MN
CBSA Type55943
CBSA Population133675
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours