Zip Code 55962 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NamePeterson
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Fillmore
Secondary County: Winona
Area Code507
Alternate Zip Code NamesRUSHFORD VILLAGE
RUSHFORD VLG
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesARENDAHL
Current Population:763
Racial Majority:White 99.21%
Public School Racial Majority:White 94.7%
Unemployment Rate:5.1%
Median Household Income$46713
Average Adjusted Gross Income$55580
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time27.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range896 - 1184 ft.
Area69 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)43.76791800, -91.84736100

Zip Code 55962 Description

Zip Code 55962 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Rochester - Mason City - Austin metro area. Zip code 55962 is primarily located in Fillmore County. Portions of 55962 are also located in Winona County. The official US Postal Service name for 55962 is PETERSON, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 55962 are contained within or border the city limits of Rushford Village, MN, Peterson, MN, and Whalan, MN. The area code for zip code 55962 is 507. 55962 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 55962 is 5.1% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.7% 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 55962 decreased to 763 from 849 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 55962 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 55962 public schools is White. 40.4% of students in 55962 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 751 99.21% 743 +1%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 2 -100%
 Hispanic 3 0.4% 17 -82%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 1 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 0 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0.13% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 0 0.26% 0 +0%

Zip Code 55962 Race/Ethnicity

 White 94.7%
 Black Or African American 0.7%
 Hispanic 3.3%
 Asian 1.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0%

Zip Code 55962 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population763849
Male Population52.70%
Female Population47.30%
Total Households308
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
40.4%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
0.0%
Median Household Income$46713
Income Under $50K Per Year54.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.00%
55962 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 1Jim HagedornRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$157333
Average Real Estate Sale Price$188128
Current Unemployment Level 5.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.2%
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 DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 55962 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)3102234465560584837241034
Avg Max Temp (°F)23304257697983807260422855
Avg Precip (In.)1.03.831.953.353.884.434.464.723.572.312.231.233.94
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours