Zip Code 56237 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameEcho
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Yellow Medicine
Area Code507
Current Population:600
Racial Majority:White 97.45%
Unemployment Rate:4.8%
Median Household Income$43633
Average Adjusted Gross Income$51830
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time23.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range902 - 1073 ft.
Area66 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)44.63494300, -95.42922900

Zip Code 56237 Description

Zip Code 56237 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Minneapolis - Saint Paul metro area. Zip code 56237 is primarily located in Yellow Medicine County. The official US Postal Service name for 56237 is ECHO, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 56237 are contained within or border the city limits of Echo, MN, . Zip code 56237 is within area code 507 and area code 320. 56237 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 56237 is 4.8% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.7% 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 56237 decreased to 600 from 634 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 56237 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 56237 public schools is . % of students in 56237 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 611 97.45% 564 +8%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 0 +0%
 Hispanic 1 0.16% 21 -95%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 4 -100%
 Asian 6 0.96% 2 +200%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 8 1.44% 8 +13%

Zip Code 56237 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 56237 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population600634
Male Population51.30%
Female Population48.70%
Total Households248
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$43633
Income Under $50K Per Year59.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.60%
56237 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 7Collin PetersonDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$169667
Average Real Estate Sale Price$193855
Current Unemployment Level 4.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.8%
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 56237 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)210223548576159493723834
Avg Max Temp (°F)21284057718084817360402655
Avg Precip (In.).79.641.762.523.164.023.793.362.562.041.6.6426.87
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours