Zip Code 55985 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWest Concord
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Dodge
Secondary County: Steele
Area Code507
Current Population:1858
Racial Majority:White 87.43%
Public School Racial Majority:White 89.2%
Unemployment Rate:5.2%
Median Household Income$56012
Average Adjusted Gross Income$58790
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time25.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1119 - 1263 ft.
Area97 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)44.15759500, -92.90950900

Zip Code 55985 Description

Zip Code 55985 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Rochester - Mason City - Austin metro area. Zip code 55985 is primarily located in Dodge County. Portions of 55985 are also located in Steele County. The official US Postal Service name for 55985 is WEST CONCORD, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 55985 are contained within or border the city limits of West Concord, MN, . The area code for zip code 55985 is 507. 55985 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 55985 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 55985 decreased to 1858 from 2055 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 55985 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 55985 public schools is White. 27% of students in 55985 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1822 87.43% 1721 +6%
 Black Or African American 15 0.72% 5 +200%
 Hispanic 219 10.51% 98 +123%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.19% 4 +0%
 Asian 0 0% 8 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 2 0% 2 -100%
 Two Or More Races 20 1.15% 20 +20%

Zip Code 55985 Race/Ethnicity

 White 89.2%
 Black Or African American 0%
 Hispanic 10.8%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0%

Zip Code 55985 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population18582055
Male Population51.30%
Female Population48.70%
Total Households729
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$56012
Income Under $50K Per Year44.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year41.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year15.00%
55985 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 1Jim HagedornRepublican
Minnesota District 2Angie CraigDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$118500
Average Real Estate Sale Price$127493
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 DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 55985 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)310223447566158493723934
Avg Max Temp (°F)21284056697982807259402654
Avg Precip (In.)1.03.721.913.023.784.194.494.383.32.342.011.0232.2
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Rochester, MN
CBSA Type55985
CBSA Population187758
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours