Zip Code 56172 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSlayton
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Murray
Area Code507
Current Population:3164
Racial Majority:White 96.41%
Public School Racial Majority:White 92.8%
Unemployment Rate:6.8%
Median Household Income$46009
Average Adjusted Gross Income$65020
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time18.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1532 - 1739 ft.
Area109 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)44.01766900, -95.76076300

Zip Code 56172 Description

Zip Code 56172 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Sioux Falls (Mitchell) metro area. Zip code 56172 is primarily located in Murray County. The official US Postal Service name for 56172 is SLAYTON, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 56172 are contained within or border the city limits of The Lakes, MN, Slayton, MN, . The area code for zip code 56172 is 507. 56172 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 56172 is 6.8% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.3% 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 56172 increased to 3164 from 3105 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 56172 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 56172 public schools is White. 34.9% of students in 56172 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 3084 96.41% 3086 +-0%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 6 -100%
 Hispanic 68 2.13% 33 +106%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.25% 8 +0%
 Asian 0 0% 15 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 32 1% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 16 0.22% 16 -56%

Zip Code 56172 Race/Ethnicity

 White 92.8%
 Black Or African American 0.8%
 Hispanic 4.3%
 Asian 0.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.7%
 Two or More Races 0.8%

Zip Code 56172 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population31643105
Male Population48.20%
Female Population51.80%
Total Households1366
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$46009
Income Under $50K Per Year55.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year37.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.70%
56172 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 7Collin PetersonDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$191421
Average Real Estate Sale Price$230661
Current Unemployment Level 6.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.6%
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 56172 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)29213346576058483823934
Avg Max Temp (°F)20284055697982807160402654
Avg Precip (In.).66.571.852.653.354.063.553.242.612.041.6.6526.83
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours