Zip Code 56216 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBlomkest
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Kandiyohi
Area Code320
Current Population:670
Racial Majority:White 98.42%
Unemployment Rate:4.9%
Median Household Income$49845
Average Adjusted Gross Income$55270
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time17 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1112 - 1119 ft.
Area42 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)44.94211000, -95.05605900

Zip Code 56216 Description

Zip Code 56216 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Minneapolis - Saint Paul metro area. Zip code 56216 is primarily located in Kandiyohi County. The official US Postal Service name for 56216 is BLOMKEST, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 56216 are contained within or border the city limits of Blomkest, MN, . The area code for zip code 56216 is 320. 56216 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 56216 is 4.9% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.4% 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 56216 decreased to 670 from 827 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 56216 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 56216 public schools is . % of students in 56216 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 687 98.42% 651 +6%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 0 +0%
 Hispanic 9 1.29% 16 -44%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 0 0% 2 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 1 0.29% 1 +100%

Zip Code 56216 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 56216 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population670827
Male Population53.70%
Female Population46.30%
Total Households264
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
%
Median Household Income$49845
Income Under $50K Per Year50.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year37.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year12.00%
56216 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 7Collin PetersonDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$136400
Average Real Estate Sale Price$103165
Current Unemployment Level 4.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.0%
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 47b - Des Moines Lobe
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 56216 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)08213447576158483622733
Avg Max Temp (°F)20273956707983807259392554
Avg Precip (In.).82.641.652.333.224.733.763.742.722.141.55.6727.97
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Willmar, MN
CBSA Type56216
CBSA Population41326
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours