Zip Code 56115 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBalaton
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lyon
Secondary County: Murray
Area Code507
Current Population:1366
Racial Majority:White 93.91%
Unemployment Rate:4.2%
Median Household Income$43883
Average Adjusted Gross Income$58760
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time21.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1431 - 1703 ft.
Area114 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)44.21350700, -95.90116500

Zip Code 56115 Description

Zip Code 56115 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Minneapolis - Saint Paul metro area. Zip code 56115 is primarily located in Lyon County. Portions of 56115 are also located in Murray County. The official US Postal Service name for 56115 is BALATON, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 56115 are contained within or border the city limits of Balaton, MN, . The area code for zip code 56115 is 507. 56115 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 56115 is 4.2% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.4% 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 56115 decreased to 1366 from 1410 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 56115 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 56115 public schools is . % of students in 56115 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1142 93.91% 1320 -13%
 Black Or African American 15 1.23% 4 +275%
 Hispanic 33 2.71% 20 +65%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.16% 4 -50%
 Asian 0 0% 6 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 11 1.97% 11 +118%

Zip Code 56115 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 56115 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population13661410
Male Population50.40%
Female Population49.60%
Total Households551
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$43883
Income Under $50K Per Year59.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year5.10%
56115 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 7Collin PetersonDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$183750
Average Real Estate Sale Price$252581
Current Unemployment Level 4.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 46k - Prairie Coteau
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 56115 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)411223447566159493723934
Avg Max Temp (°F)22284056707983817259392655
Avg Precip (In.).66.551.772.493.294.013.493.12.552.011.56.6426.14
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Marshall, MN
CBSA Type56115
CBSA Population24856
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours