Zip Code 55944 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameKasson
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Dodge
Secondary County: Olmsted
Area Code507
Current Population:7151
Racial Majority:White 96.92%
Public School Racial Majority:White 93%
Unemployment Rate:5.2%
Median Household Income$61931
Average Adjusted Gross Income$65640
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time21.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1201 - 1289 ft.
Area59 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)43.98784500, -92.73891900

Zip Code 55944 Description

Zip Code 55944 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Rochester - Mason City - Austin metro area. Zip code 55944 is primarily located in Dodge County. Portions of 55944 are also located in Olmsted County. The official US Postal Service name for 55944 is KASSON, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 55944 are contained within or border the city limits of Kasson, MN, Mantorville, MN, . The area code for zip code 55944 is 507. 55944 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 55944 is 5.2% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.5% 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 55944 decreased to 7151 from 7234 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 55944 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 55944 public schools is White. 18.2% of students in 55944 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 6986 96.92% 6722 +4%
 Black Or African American 5 0.07% 24 -79%
 Hispanic 133 1.85% 271 -51%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 17 -100%
 Asian 39 0.54% 34 +15%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 82 0.62% 82 -45%

Zip Code 55944 Race/Ethnicity

 White 93%
 Black Or African American 0.7%
 Hispanic 4.1%
 Asian 0.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 1.4%

Zip Code 55944 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population71517234
Male Population48.70%
Female Population51.30%
Total Households2655
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$61931
Income Under $50K Per Year39.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year42.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year18.20%
55944 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 1Jim HagedornRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$171320
Average Real Estate Sale Price$118637
Current Unemployment Level 5.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.9%
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 47c - Iowan Surface
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 55944 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)310223446566058493723934
Avg Max Temp (°F)21284056697881797159402654
Avg Precip (In.)1.02.741.873.093.754.144.574.413.32.342.061.0332.33
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Rochester, MN
CBSA Type55944
CBSA Population187758
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours