Zip Code 55981 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWabasha
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Wabasha
Area Code651
Current Population:3961
Racial Majority:White 93.84%
Public School Racial Majority:White 91.5%
Unemployment Rate:4.6%
Median Household Income$48227
Average Adjusted Gross Income$70050
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time21.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range666 - 1007 ft.
Area60 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)44.35490800, -92.06079600

Zip Code 55981 Description

Zip Code 55981 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Minneapolis - Saint Paul metro area. Zip code 55981 is primarily located in Wabasha County. The official US Postal Service name for 55981 is WABASHA, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 55981 are contained within or border the city limits of Wabasha, MN, Kellogg, MN, and Alma, WI. Zip code 55981 is within area code 651 and area code 507. 55981 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 55981 is 4.6% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.2% 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 55981 decreased to 3961 from 4176 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 55981 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 55981 public schools is White. 34.7% of students in 55981 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 3943 93.84% 3813 +3%
 Black Or African American 66 1.57% 23 +187%
 Hispanic 151 3.59% 65 +132%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.14% 12 -50%
 Asian 0 0% 12 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 4 0% 4 -100%
 Two Or More Races 32 0.86% 32 +13%

Zip Code 55981 Race/Ethnicity

 White 91.5%
 Black Or African American 4.8%
 Hispanic 2.2%
 Asian 1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.5%
 Two or More Races 0%

Zip Code 55981 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population39614176
Male Population48.60%
Female Population51.40%
Total Households1759
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
34.7%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
50.0%
Median Household Income$48227
Income Under $50K Per Year51.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year12.80%
55981 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 2Angie CraigDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$159346
Average Real Estate Sale Price$188556
Current Unemployment Level 4.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4a: -30F to -25F
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 55981 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)5112336485762605139261236
Avg Max Temp (°F)23304257707983807159412855
Avg Precip (In.)1.04.761.913.223.634.284.74.43.742.322.221.1233.33
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Rochester, MN
CBSA Type55981
CBSA Population187758
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours