Zip Code 56055 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLake Crystal
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Blue Earth
Area Code507
Current Population:3902
Racial Majority:White 97.78%
Public School Racial Majority:White 92.4%
Unemployment Rate:3.2%
Median Household Income$53208
Average Adjusted Gross Income$65660
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time22.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range824 - 1011 ft.
Area115 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)44.13029200, -94.24677400

Zip Code 56055 Description

Zip Code 56055 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Mankato metro area. Zip code 56055 is primarily located in Blue Earth County. The official US Postal Service name for 56055 is LAKE CRYSTAL, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 56055 are contained within or border the city limits of Lake Crystal, MN, . The area code for zip code 56055 is 507. 56055 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 56055 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 56055 increased to 3902 from 3812 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 56055 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 56055 public schools is White. 34.1% of students in 56055 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 3831 97.78% 3782 +1%
 Black Or African American 2 0.05% 22 -91%
 Hispanic 33 0.84% 47 -30%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 5 -100%
 Asian 40 1.02% 22 +82%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 3 0% 3 -100%
 Two Or More Races 19 0.31% 19 -37%

Zip Code 56055 Race/Ethnicity

 White 92.4%
 Black Or African American 2.1%
 Hispanic 4.7%
 Asian 0.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0.2%

Zip Code 56055 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population39023812
Male Population49.00%
Female Population51.00%
Total Households1605
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
34.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
50.0%
Median Household Income$53208
Income Under $50K Per Year46.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year43.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.00%
56055 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 1Jim HagedornRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$88543
Average Real Estate Sale Price$20000
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 56055 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)210223447576159493723934
Avg Max Temp (°F)22294157708083807360402655
Avg Precip (In.).88.631.922.753.534.444.074.212.792.191.83.9230.17
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Mankato-North Mankato, MN
CBSA Type56055
CBSA Population94122
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours