Zip Code 55947 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLa Crescent
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Houston
Secondary County: Winona
Area Code507
Current Population:7513
Racial Majority:White 98.26%
Public School Racial Majority:White 91.9%
Unemployment Rate:2.7%
Median Household Income$61023
Average Adjusted Gross Income$76600
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time18.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range630 - 1116 ft.
Area76 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)43.82886700, -91.36042400

Zip Code 55947 Description

Zip Code 55947 is located in the state of Minnesota in the La Crosse - Eau Claire metro area. Zip code 55947 is primarily located in Houston County. Portions of 55947 are also located in Winona County. The official US Postal Service name for 55947 is LA CRESCENT, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 55947 are contained within or border the city limits of La Crescent, MN, Hokah, MN, La Crosse, WI, and Dakota, MN. The area code for zip code 55947 is 507. 55947 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 55947 is 2.7% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 3.4% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 2.6% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 55947 increased to 7513 from 7338 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 55947 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 55947 public schools is White. 19.3% of students in 55947 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 7359 98.26% 7228 +2%
 Black Or African American 2 0.03% 53 -96%
 Hispanic 34 0.45% 72 -53%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 10 -100%
 Asian 33 0.44% 51 -35%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 3 0.04% 3 +0%
 Two Or More Races 94 0.77% 94 -38%

Zip Code 55947 Race/Ethnicity

 White 91.9%
 Black Or African American 3.6%
 Hispanic 1.9%
 Asian 1.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.5%
 Two or More Races 0.6%

Zip Code 55947 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population75137338
Male Population49.20%
Female Population50.80%
Total Households3040
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$61023
Income Under $50K Per Year38.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year42.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year19.60%
55947 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 1Jim HagedornRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$222647
Average Real Estate Sale Price$173000
Current Unemployment Level 2.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.4%
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 55947 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)6122437485862605140271336
Avg Max Temp (°F)25324459718084827360432957
Avg Precip (In.)1.04.881.953.483.664.24.334.523.562.292.311.1833.4
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
La Crosse, WI-MN
CBSA Type55947
CBSA Population133675
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours