Zip Code 56057 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLe Center
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Le Sueur
Area Code507
Current Population:3867
Racial Majority:White 85.12%
Public School Racial Majority:White 62%
Unemployment Rate:7.2%
Median Household Income$52965
Average Adjusted Gross Income$61730
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time23.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range997 - 1076 ft.
Area89 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)44.39603600, -93.71907600

Zip Code 56057 Description

Zip Code 56057 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Minneapolis - Saint Paul metro area. Zip code 56057 is primarily located in Le Sueur County. The official US Postal Service name for 56057 is LE CENTER, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 56057 are contained within or border the city limits of Le Center, MN, . The area code for zip code 56057 is 507. 56057 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 56057 is 7.2% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.7% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.6% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 56057 increased to 3867 from 3757 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 56057 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 56057 public schools is White. 45.9% of students in 56057 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 3141 85.12% 3247 -3%
 Black Or African American 9 0.24% 6 +50%
 Hispanic 533 14.44% 555 -4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.14% 4 +25%
 Asian 2 0.05% 38 -95%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 14 0% 14 -100%

Zip Code 56057 Race/Ethnicity

 White 62%
 Black Or African American 0.9%
 Hispanic 35.7%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 1.5%

Zip Code 56057 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population38673757
Male Population52.20%
Female Population47.80%
Total Households1451
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
45.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$52965
Income Under $50K Per Year46.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year39.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year13.70%
56057 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 1Jim HagedornRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$175526
Average Real Estate Sale Price$88600
Current Unemployment Level 7.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4a: -30F to -25F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 51i - Big Woods
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 56057 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)18213447576158483623834
Avg Max Temp (°F)21284056707982807259402654
Avg Precip (In.).9.671.842.573.464.374.284.523.012.171.74.9930.53
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours