Zip Code 56001 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMankato
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Blue Earth
Secondary County: Nicollet
Area Code507
Current Population:46327
Racial Majority:White 88.47%
Public School Racial Majority:White 78.5%
Unemployment Rate:3.9%
Median Household Income$47098
Average Adjusted Gross Income$57640
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time15.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range804 - 1017 ft.
Area150 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)44.13152500, -93.97211300

Zip Code 56001 Description

Zip Code 56001 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Mankato metro area. Zip code 56001 is primarily located in Blue Earth County. Portions of 56001 are also located in Nicollet County. The official US Postal Service name for 56001 is MANKATO, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 56001 are contained within or border the city limits of Mankato, MN, Skyline, MN, St. Clair, MN, North Mankato, MN, and Eagle Lake, MN. The area code for zip code 56001 is 507. 56001 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 56001 is 3.9% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.3% and is lower 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 56001 increased to 46327 from 38940 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 56001 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 56001 public schools is White. 38.1% of students in 56001 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 41615 88.47% 41377 +1%
 Black Or African American 1589 3.38% 1603 -1%
 Hispanic 1493 3.17% 1267 +18%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 208 0.44% 116 +79%
 Asian 1177 2.5% 1158 +2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 13 0.03% 17 -24%
 Other Race 39 0.04% 39 -56%
 Two Or More Races 750 1.97% 750 +24%

Zip Code 56001 Race/Ethnicity

 White 78.5%
 Black Or African American 11%
 Hispanic 5.2%
 Asian 2.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 2%

Zip Code 56001 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population4632738940
Male Population50.20%
Female Population49.80%
Total Households17527
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
38.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
45.5%
Median Household Income$47098
Income Under $50K Per Year53.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year13.30%
56001 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 1Jim HagedornRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$225966
Average Real Estate Sale Price$122053
Current Unemployment Level 3.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4a: -30F to -25F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 47b - Des Moines Lobe
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 56001 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)29223447576159483723934
Avg Max Temp (°F)21284156707983807260402655
Avg Precip (In.)1.04.6822.813.474.344.054.272.82.241.911.0530.65
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Mankato-North Mankato, MN
CBSA Type56001
CBSA Population94122
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours