Zip Code 56101 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWindom
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Cottonwood
Secondary County: Jackson
Area Code507
Alternate Zip Code NamesWILDER
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesDELFT
Current Population:5867
Racial Majority:White 88.24%
Public School Racial Majority:White 75.6%
Unemployment Rate:3.7%
Median Household Income$40205
Average Adjusted Gross Income$55290
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time13.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1378 - 1536 ft.
Area184 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)43.88977400, -95.15210400

Zip Code 56101 Description

Zip Code 56101 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Minneapolis - Saint Paul metro area. Zip code 56101 is primarily located in Cottonwood County. Portions of 56101 are also located in Jackson County. The official US Postal Service name for 56101 is WINDOM, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 56101 are contained within or border the city limits of Windom, MN, Wilder, MN, . The area code for zip code 56101 is 507. 56101 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 56101 is 3.7% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 7.8% 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 56101 decreased to 5867 from 5960 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 56101 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 56101 public schools is White. 46.7% of students in 56101 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 5134 88.24% 5287 -3%
 Black Or African American 57 0.98% 63 -10%
 Hispanic 450 7.73% 384 +17%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 36 0.62% 11 +227%
 Asian 27 0.46% 52 -48%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 26 0.45% 15 +73%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 54 1.51% 54 +63%

Zip Code 56101 Race/Ethnicity

 White 75.6%
 Black Or African American 1.8%
 Hispanic 17.3%
 Asian 1.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 3.2%

Zip Code 56101 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population58675960
Male Population49.20%
Female Population50.80%
Total Households2512
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$40205
Income Under $50K Per Year59.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.70%
56101 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 7Collin PetersonDemocrat
Minnesota District 1Jim HagedornRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$118196
Average Real Estate Sale Price$210505
Current Unemployment Level 3.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
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 56101 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)310223446566158483623934
Avg Max Temp (°F)22284056708083807260402655
Avg Precip (In.).75.632.012.873.524.413.893.482.622.081.79.7528.81
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours