Zip Code 56054 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLafayette
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Nicollet
Secondary County: Sibley
Area Code507
Current Population:923
Racial Majority:White 98.63%
Public School Racial Majority:White 88.2%
Unemployment Rate:3.8%
Median Household Income$52829
Average Adjusted Gross Income$57480
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time22.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range968 - 1050 ft.
Area101 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)44.42954600, -94.37602500

Zip Code 56054 Description

Zip Code 56054 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Minneapolis - Saint Paul metro area. Zip code 56054 is primarily located in Nicollet County. Portions of 56054 are also located in Sibley County. The official US Postal Service name for 56054 is LAFAYETTE, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 56054 are contained within or border the city limits of Lafayette, MN, . The area code for zip code 56054 is 507. 56054 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 56054 is 3.8% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 2.9% 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 56054 decreased to 923 from 1011 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 56054 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 56054 public schools is White. 50.5% of students in 56054 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 867 98.63% 893 -3%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 7 -100%
 Hispanic 3 0.34% 14 -79%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 1 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 1 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 7 1.02% 7 +29%

Zip Code 56054 Race/Ethnicity

 White 88.2%
 Black Or African American 0%
 Hispanic 9.7%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 2.2%

Zip Code 56054 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population9231011
Male Population52.00%
Female Population48.00%
Total Households388
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$52829
Income Under $50K Per Year45.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year41.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year13.60%
56054 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 1Jim HagedornRepublican
Minnesota District 7Collin PetersonDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$75000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$34000
Current Unemployment Level 3.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.1%
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 56054 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)29223447576159493723934
Avg Max Temp (°F)21284057718083807260402655
Avg Precip (In.).79.631.812.63.384.483.924.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Mankato-North Mankato, MN
CBSA Type56054
CBSA Population94122
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours