Zip Code 56240 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameGraceville
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Big Stone
Area Code320
Current Population:1042
Racial Majority:White 99.38%
Public School Racial Majority:White 96.8%
Unemployment Rate:3.7%
Median Household Income$34441
Average Adjusted Gross Income$54960
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time17.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1096 - 1161 ft.
Area71 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)45.53911000, -96.43886900

Zip Code 56240 Description

Zip Code 56240 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Minneapolis - Saint Paul metro area. Zip code 56240 is primarily located in Big Stone County. The official US Postal Service name for 56240 is GRACEVILLE, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 56240 are contained within or border the city limits of Graceville, MN, Johnson, MN, . The area code for zip code 56240 is 320. 56240 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 56240 is 3.7% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.1% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 2.6% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 56240 decreased to 1042 from 1121 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 56240 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 56240 public schools is White. 32.5% of students in 56240 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 958 99.38% 1029 -7%
 Black Or African American 2 0.21% 2 +0%
 Hispanic 2 0.21% 4 -50%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 2 0.21% 3 -33%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 4 0% 4 -100%

Zip Code 56240 Race/Ethnicity

 White 96.8%
 Black Or African American 0.6%
 Hispanic 0.6%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1.9%
 Two or More Races 0%

Zip Code 56240 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population10421121
Male Population48.50%
Female Population51.50%
Total Households417
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$34441
Income Under $50K Per Year72.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year24.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year3.70%
56240 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 7Collin PetersonDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$32000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$49868
Current Unemployment Level 3.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.9%
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 46e - Tewaukon/Big Stone Stagnation Moraine
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 56240 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)-17203346566058483621632
Avg Max Temp (°F)19263856707883817259382454
Avg Precip (In.).79.591.411.962.663.73.452.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours