Zip Code 55971 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRushford
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Winona
Secondary County: Fillmore
Area Code507
Alternate Zip Code NamesRUSHFORD VILLAGE
RUSHFORD VLG
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesBRATSBERG
HART
SOUTH RUSHFORD
Current Population:2993
Racial Majority:White 95.79%
Public School Racial Majority:White 97.7%
Unemployment Rate:5.1%
Median Household Income$48322
Average Adjusted Gross Income$56610
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time22.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range833 - 1237 ft.
Area91 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)43.81469900, -91.75638500

Zip Code 55971 Description

Zip Code 55971 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Rochester - Mason City - Austin metro area. Zip code 55971 is primarily located in Winona County. Portions of 55971 are also located in Fillmore County. The official US Postal Service name for 55971 is RUSHFORD, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 55971 are contained within or border the city limits of Rushford Village, MN, Rushford, MN, and Peterson, MN. The area code for zip code 55971 is 507. 55971 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 55971 is 5.1% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.8% 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 55971 increased to 2993 from 2863 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 55971 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 55971 public schools is White. 39.8% of students in 55971 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 3277 95.79% 2940 +11%
 Black Or African American 22 0.64% 1 +2100%
 Hispanic 78 2.28% 26 +200%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.2% 1 +600%
 Asian 6 0.18% 6 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 19 0.91% 19 +63%

Zip Code 55971 Race/Ethnicity

 White 97.7%
 Black Or African American 0.6%
 Hispanic 0.6%
 Asian 0.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 1%

Zip Code 55971 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population29932863
Male Population49.10%
Female Population50.90%
Total Households1170
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
39.8%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
50.0%
Median Household Income$48322
Income Under $50K Per Year52.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year39.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.00%
55971 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 1Jim HagedornRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$128000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$206370
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 1 - 10

Zip Code 55971 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)4102235465660584937241134
Avg Max Temp (°F)23304257707983807260422855
Avg Precip (In.)1.03.831.943.43.834.384.464.673.592.322.231.1733.85
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours