Zip Code 56212 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBellingham
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lac Qui Parle
Area Code320
Current Population:531
Racial Majority:White 98.16%
Unemployment Rate:4.7%
Median Household Income$35709
Average Adjusted Gross Income$65080
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time19.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range948 - 1099 ft.
Area98 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)45.15976300, -96.33463100

Zip Code 56212 Description

Zip Code 56212 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Minneapolis - Saint Paul metro area. Zip code 56212 is primarily located in Lac Qui Parle County. The official US Postal Service name for 56212 is BELLINGHAM, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 56212 are contained within or border the city limits of Bellingham, MN, . The area code for zip code 56212 is 320. 56212 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 56212 is 4.7% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.9% and is higher 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 56212 decreased to 531 from 706 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 56212 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 56212 public schools is . % of students in 56212 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 481 98.16% 525 -8%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 0 +0%
 Hispanic 0 0% 4 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.2% 0 +0%
 Asian 8 1.63% 1 +700%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 1 0% 1 -100%

Zip Code 56212 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 56212 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population531706
Male Population52.40%
Female Population47.60%
Total Households226
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
%
Median Household Income$35709
Income Under $50K Per Year66.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year27.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.00%
56212 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 7Collin PetersonDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$50000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$45201
Current Unemployment Level 4.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.5%
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 46o - Minnesota River Prairie
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 56212 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)18203346566058473521733
Avg Max Temp (°F)21284057718084827360402655
Avg Precip (In.).75.641.532.132.813.83.532.982.172.161.28.524.29
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours