Zip Code 56081 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSaint James
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Watonwan
Secondary County: Brown
Area Code507
Current Population:6098
Racial Majority:White 71.66%
Public School Racial Majority:White 51.3%
Unemployment Rate:4.5%
Median Household Income$44293
Average Adjusted Gross Income$52390
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time17.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1004 - 1161 ft.
Area212 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)43.99002800, -94.61770300

Zip Code 56081 Description

Zip Code 56081 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Mankato metro area. Zip code 56081 is primarily located in Watonwan County. Portions of 56081 are also located in Brown County. The official US Postal Service name for 56081 is SAINT JAMES, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 56081 are contained within or border the city limits of St. James, MN, La Salle, MN, . The area code for zip code 56081 is 507. 56081 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 56081 is 4.5% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.1% 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 56081 decreased to 6098 from 6314 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 56081 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 56081 public schools is White. 61% of students in 56081 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 4249 71.66% 4513 -6%
 Black Or African American 2 0.03% 32 -94%
 Hispanic 1626 27.42% 1469 +11%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.12% 19 -63%
 Asian 3 0.05% 25 -88%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 22 0.37% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 39 0.34% 39 -49%

Zip Code 56081 Race/Ethnicity

 White 51.3%
 Black Or African American 0.5%
 Hispanic 47.1%
 Asian 0.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 0.2%

Zip Code 56081 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population60986314
Male Population49.60%
Female Population50.40%
Total Households2444
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$44293
Income Under $50K Per Year56.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.80%
56081 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 1Jim HagedornRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$92882
Average Real Estate Sale Price$54400
Current Unemployment Level 4.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.2%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
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 56081 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)3102235485862604937241035
Avg Max Temp (°F)22284056708083817360402655
Avg Precip (In.).55.431.792.723.464.413.873.72.742.081.53.6727.94
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours