Zip Code 56031 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameFairmont
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Martin
Area Code507
Current Population:12401
Racial Majority:White 93.1%
Public School Racial Majority:White 85.8%
Unemployment Rate:4.0%
Median Household Income$44053
Average Adjusted Gross Income$76280
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time12.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1132 - 1253 ft.
Area170 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)43.62553800, -94.46749400

Zip Code 56031 Description

Zip Code 56031 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Mankato metro area. Zip code 56031 is primarily located in Martin County. The official US Postal Service name for 56031 is FAIRMONT, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 56031 are contained within or border the city limits of Fairmont, MN, Northrop, MN, . The area code for zip code 56031 is 507. 56031 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 56031 is 4.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.9% 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 56031 decreased to 12401 from 12725 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 56031 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 56031 public schools is White. 51.2% of students in 56031 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 11303 93.1% 11575 -2%
 Black Or African American 49 0.4% 51 -4%
 Hispanic 645 5.31% 598 +8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.02% 25 -92%
 Asian 78 0.64% 86 -9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 4 -100%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 61 0.53% 61 +5%

Zip Code 56031 Race/Ethnicity

 White 85.8%
 Black Or African American 1.1%
 Hispanic 9.8%
 Asian 0.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 2.4%

Zip Code 56031 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1240112725
Male Population48.20%
Female Population51.80%
Total Households5488
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
51.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$44053
Income Under $50K Per Year55.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.60%
56031 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 1Jim HagedornRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$119844
Average Real Estate Sale Price$174772
Current Unemployment Level 4.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.7%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 47b - Des Moines Lobe
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 56031 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)4112336485862605038241035
Avg Max Temp (°F)22294156708083807360402655
Avg Precip (In.).79.71.913.133.824.54.164.242.652.291.95.9931.13
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Fairmont, MN
CBSA Type56031
CBSA Population20369
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours