Zip Code 56019 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameComfrey
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Brown
Secondary County: Cottonwood
Area Code507
Current Population:914
Racial Majority:White 95.51%
Public School Racial Majority:White 92.5%
Unemployment Rate:5.0%
Median Household Income$45176
Average Adjusted Gross Income$53440
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time18.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1040 - 1230 ft.
Area68 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)44.11776500, -94.88626800

Zip Code 56019 Description

Zip Code 56019 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Mankato metro area. Zip code 56019 is primarily located in Brown County. Portions of 56019 are also located in Cottonwood County. The official US Postal Service name for 56019 is COMFREY, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 56019 are contained within or border the city limits of Comfrey, MN, . The area code for zip code 56019 is 507. 56019 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 56019 is 5.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.9% 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 56019 decreased to 914 from 949 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 56019 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 56019 public schools is White. 39.6% of students in 56019 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 914 95.51% 879 +4%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1% 2 -50%
 Hispanic 22 2.3% 18 +22%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 1 -100%
 Asian 17 1.78% 5 +240%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 9 0.31% 9 -67%

Zip Code 56019 Race/Ethnicity

 White 92.5%
 Black Or African American 0%
 Hispanic 5.7%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 1.9%

Zip Code 56019 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population914949
Male Population50.90%
Female Population49.10%
Total Households391
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$45176
Income Under $50K Per Year57.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.60%
56019 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 1Jim HagedornRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$84000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$178462
Current Unemployment Level 5.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.5%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 47b - Des Moines Lobe
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 56019 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)29223447576158483623934
Avg Max Temp (°F)21284056708083807260402655
Avg Precip (In.).66.61.862.743.314.093.743.472.592.051.67.6627.44
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New Ulm, MN
CBSA Type56019
CBSA Population25821
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours