Zip Code 56037 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameGood Thunder
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Blue Earth
Area Code507
Current Population:1635
Racial Majority:White 97.41%
Public School Racial Majority:White 92.1%
Unemployment Rate:3.2%
Median Household Income$46995
Average Adjusted Gross Income$64420
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time25.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range948 - 1020 ft.
Area53 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)44.01141200, -94.04896100

Zip Code 56037 Description

Zip Code 56037 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Mankato metro area. Zip code 56037 is primarily located in Blue Earth County. The official US Postal Service name for 56037 is GOOD THUNDER, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 56037 are contained within or border the city limits of Good Thunder, MN, . The area code for zip code 56037 is 507. 56037 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 56037 is 3.2% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 3.3% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.9% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 56037 increased to 1635 from 1633 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 56037 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 56037 public schools is White. 40.7% of students in 56037 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 1432 97.41% 1601 -11%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 8 -100%
 Hispanic 19 1.29% 16 +19%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.27% 4 +0%
 Asian 13 0.88% 1 +1200%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 5 0.14% 5 -60%

Zip Code 56037 Race/Ethnicity

 White 92.1%
 Black Or African American 0.8%
 Hispanic 3.2%
 Asian 1.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 2.8%

Zip Code 56037 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population16351633
Male Population50.80%
Female Population49.20%
Total Households622
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
40.7%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$46995
Income Under $50K Per Year54.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year41.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year3.80%
56037 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 1Jim HagedornRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$163667
Average Real Estate Sale Price$171268
Current Unemployment Level 3.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.0%
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 56037 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)29223447576159493723934
Avg Max Temp (°F)22284156708083807260412655
Avg Precip (In.).89.641.92.853.614.484.144.282.782.251.84.9730.61
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Mankato-North Mankato, MN
CBSA Type56037
CBSA Population94122
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours