Zip Code 56251 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameKandiyohi
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Kandiyohi
Area Code320
Current Population:987
Racial Majority:White 98.91%
Unemployment Rate:4.9%
Median Household Income$55881
Average Adjusted Gross Income$58920
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time16.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1145 - 1250 ft.
Area32 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)45.14719800, -94.91198000

Zip Code 56251 Description

Zip Code 56251 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Minneapolis - Saint Paul metro area. Zip code 56251 is primarily located in Kandiyohi County. The official US Postal Service name for 56251 is KANDIYOHI, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 56251 are contained within or border the city limits of Kandiyohi, MN, . The area code for zip code 56251 is 320. 56251 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 56251 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 56251 increased to 987 from 895 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 56251 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 56251 public schools is . % of students in 56251 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1091 98.91% 928 +18%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 0 +0%
 Hispanic 9 0.82% 39 -77%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.27% 2 +50%
 Asian 0 0% 2 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 16 0% 16 -100%

Zip Code 56251 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 56251 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population987895
Male Population50.60%
Female Population49.40%
Total Households398
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$55881
Income Under $50K Per Year45.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year45.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.40%
56251 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 7Collin PetersonDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$91857
Average Real Estate Sale Price$156081
Current Unemployment Level 4.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.0%
Kandiyohi, MN
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 51k - McGrath Till Plain and Drumlins
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 56251 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)-17203347566158483622633
Avg Max Temp (°F)19263855707882807158382453
Avg Precip (In.).86.661.642.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Willmar, MN
CBSA Type56251
CBSA Population41326
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours