Zip Code 56068 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMinnesota Lake
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Faribault
Secondary County: Waseca
Area Code507
Current Population:1087
Racial Majority:White 97.04%
Public School Racial Majority:White 94.8%
Unemployment Rate:2.4%
Median Household Income$44584
Average Adjusted Gross Income$53850
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time24.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range1034 - 1109 ft.
Area50 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)43.85860300, -93.80618300

Zip Code 56068 Description

Zip Code 56068 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Minneapolis - Saint Paul metro area. Zip code 56068 is primarily located in Faribault County. Portions of 56068 are also located in Waseca County. The official US Postal Service name for 56068 is MINNESOTA LAKE, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 56068 are contained within or border the city limits of Minnesota Lake, MN, . The area code for zip code 56068 is 507. 56068 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 56068 is 2.4% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.0% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 2.5% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 56068 decreased to 1087 from 1090 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 56068 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 56068 public schools is White. 34.9% of students in 56068 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 984 97.04% 1053 -7%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 2 -100%
 Hispanic 26 2.56% 26 +0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 2 0.2% 1 +100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 5 0.2% 5 -60%

Zip Code 56068 Race/Ethnicity

 White 94.8%
 Black Or African American 0.5%
 Hispanic 3.1%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 1.6%

Zip Code 56068 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population10871090
Male Population49.60%
Female Population50.40%
Total Households451
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
34.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$44584
Income Under $50K Per Year56.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.80%
56068 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 1Jim HagedornRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$40556
Average Real Estate Sale Price$171988
Current Unemployment Level 2.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.9%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 47b - Des Moines Lobe
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 56068 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)210223447576159493723934
Avg Max Temp (°F)22284056707983807260412655
Avg Precip (In.).74.571.722.813.734.684.384.352.742.231.75.8930.59
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Mankato-North Mankato, MN
CBSA Type56068
CBSA Population94122
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours