Zip Code 56252 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameKerkhoven
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Swift
Secondary County: Kandiyohi
Area Code320
Current Population:1238
Racial Majority:White 88.77%
Public School Racial Majority:White 91.3%
Unemployment Rate:5.6%
Median Household Income$42519
Average Adjusted Gross Income$55860
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time19.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1079 - 1257 ft.
Area45 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)45.18351300, -95.29840900

Zip Code 56252 Description

Zip Code 56252 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Minneapolis - Saint Paul metro area. Zip code 56252 is primarily located in Swift County. Portions of 56252 are also located in Kandiyohi County. The official US Postal Service name for 56252 is KERKHOVEN, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 56252 are contained within or border the city limits of Kerkhoven, MN, . The area code for zip code 56252 is 320. 56252 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 56252 is 5.6% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.8% 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 56252 decreased to 1238 from 1299 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 56252 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 56252 public schools is White. 32.4% of students in 56252 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1099 88.77% 1123 -2%
 Black Or African American 5 0.4% 1 +400%
 Hispanic 128 10.34% 109 +17%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 2 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 0 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0.16% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 3 0.32% 3 +33%

Zip Code 56252 Race/Ethnicity

 White 91.3%
 Black Or African American 0%
 Hispanic 7.9%
 Asian 0.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0.4%

Zip Code 56252 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population12381299
Male Population52.10%
Female Population47.90%
Total Households508
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$42519
Income Under $50K Per Year60.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.70%
56252 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 7Collin PetersonDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$167333
Average Real Estate Sale Price$89375
Current Unemployment Level 5.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.9%
Kerkhoven, 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 47b - Des Moines Lobe
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 56252 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)08213447566158483622733
Avg Max Temp (°F)20273956717983817259392454
Avg Precip (In.).85.691.662.183.164.643.723.622.652.251.48.6627.56
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours