Zip Code 56273 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNew London
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Kandiyohi
Area Code320
Current Population:4797
Racial Majority:White 98.09%
Public School Racial Majority:White 93.2%
Unemployment Rate:4.9%
Median Household Income$53648
Average Adjusted Gross Income$68820
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time22.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1188 - 1296 ft.
Area111 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)45.32501100, -94.95610400

Zip Code 56273 Description

Zip Code 56273 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Minneapolis - Saint Paul metro area. Zip code 56273 is primarily located in Kandiyohi County. The official US Postal Service name for 56273 is NEW LONDON, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 56273 are contained within or border the city limits of New London, MN, Regal, MN, . The area code for zip code 56273 is 320. 56273 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 56273 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 56273 increased to 4797 from 4165 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 56273 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 56273 public schools is White. 26.4% of students in 56273 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 4733 98.09% 4680 +1%
 Black Or African American 1 0.02% 7 -86%
 Hispanic 57 1.18% 79 -28%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.06% 6 -50%
 Asian 0 0% 9 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 2 0% 2 -100%
 Two Or More Races 14 0.64% 14 +121%

Zip Code 56273 Race/Ethnicity

 White 93.2%
 Black Or African American 0.4%
 Hispanic 5.1%
 Asian 0.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 0.9%

Zip Code 56273 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population47974165
Male Population50.40%
Female Population49.60%
Total Households1902
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
26.4%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
33.3%
Median Household Income$53648
Income Under $50K Per Year46.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year39.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year14.10%
56273 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 7Collin PetersonDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$170843
Average Real Estate Sale Price$115021
Current Unemployment Level 4.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.0%
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 51j - Alexandria Moraines and Detroit Lakes Outwash Plain
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 56273 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)08203346566158493722733
Avg Max Temp (°F)20273956717983817158382454
Avg Precip (In.)1.06.731.962.323.525.343.953.933.22.381.64.8430.86
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Willmar, MN
CBSA Type56273
CBSA Population41326
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours