Zip Code 56096 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWaterville
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Le Sueur
Secondary County: Rice
Area Code507
Current Population:3021
Racial Majority:White 96.31%
Public School Racial Majority:White 93.7%
Unemployment Rate:7.2%
Median Household Income$50100
Average Adjusted Gross Income$58520
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time26 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1037 - 1119 ft.
Area42 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)44.25041600, -93.59672800

Zip Code 56096 Description

Zip Code 56096 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Minneapolis - Saint Paul metro area. Zip code 56096 is primarily located in Le Sueur County. Portions of 56096 are also located in Rice County. The official US Postal Service name for 56096 is WATERVILLE, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 56096 are contained within or border the city limits of Waterville, MN, . The area code for zip code 56096 is 507. 56096 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 56096 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 56096 decreased to 3021 from 3198 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 56096 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 56096 public schools is White. 34.2% of students in 56096 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 3027 96.31% 2924 +4%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 6 -100%
 Hispanic 81 2.58% 44 +84%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.25% 17 -53%
 Asian 6 0.19% 4 +50%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 26 0.67% 26 -19%

Zip Code 56096 Race/Ethnicity

 White 93.7%
 Black Or African American 0.5%
 Hispanic 3%
 Asian 0.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1.1%
 Two or More Races 1.3%

Zip Code 56096 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population30213198
Male Population49.40%
Female Population50.60%
Total Households1226
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
34.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
50.0%
Median Household Income$50100
Income Under $50K Per Year49.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year36.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year13.50%
56096 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 1Jim HagedornRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$178513
Average Real Estate Sale Price$130500
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 ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 51i - Big Woods
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 56096 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)29223447576158483723834
Avg Max Temp (°F)21284056707982807259402654
Avg Precip (In.)1.05.742.042.833.684.314.334.493.072.271.941.131.85
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours