Zip Code 56244 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameHancock
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Stevens
Secondary County: Swift
Area Code320
Current Population:1496
Racial Majority:White 89.78%
Public School Racial Majority:White 93.7%
Unemployment Rate:1.3%
Median Household Income$46061
Average Adjusted Gross Income$72020
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time14.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range1073 - 1181 ft.
Area74 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)45.48887000, -95.77381600

Zip Code 56244 Description

Zip Code 56244 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Minneapolis - Saint Paul metro area. Zip code 56244 is primarily located in Stevens County. Portions of 56244 are also located in Swift County. The official US Postal Service name for 56244 is HANCOCK, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 56244 are contained within or border the city limits of Hancock, MN, . The area code for zip code 56244 is 320. 56244 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 56244 is 1.3% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 2.8% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 2.5% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 56244 increased to 1496 from 1441 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 56244 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 56244 public schools is White. 31.1% of students in 56244 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 1283 89.78% 1417 -9%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 0 +0%
 Hispanic 66 4.62% 59 +12%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.35% 4 +25%
 Asian 33 2.31% 5 +560%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 11 2.94% 11 +282%

Zip Code 56244 Race/Ethnicity

 White 93.7%
 Black Or African American 0%
 Hispanic 4.1%
 Asian 1.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 0.6%

Zip Code 56244 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population14961441
Male Population53.20%
Female Population46.80%
Total Households558
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
31.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
50.0%
Median Household Income$46061
Income Under $50K Per Year57.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.50%
56244 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 7Collin PetersonDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$115143
Average Real Estate Sale Price$61693
Current Unemployment Level 1.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level1.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.7%
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 56244 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)-16203346566058473521632
Avg Max Temp (°F)19263755707882807158382453
Avg Precip (In.).84.661.522.022.874.033.743.352.292.271.27.5525.41
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours