Zip Code 56291 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameTaunton
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lyon
Area Code507
Current Population:501
Racial Majority:White 94.82%
Unemployment Rate:4.2%
Median Household Income$51527
Average Adjusted Gross Income$48480
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time21.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1142 - 1224 ft.
Area21 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)44.63295100, -96.05195900

Zip Code 56291 Description

Zip Code 56291 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Minneapolis - Saint Paul metro area. Zip code 56291 is primarily located in Lyon County. The official US Postal Service name for 56291 is TAUNTON, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 56291 are contained within or border the city limits of Taunton, MN, . The area code for zip code 56291 is 507. 56291 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 56291 is 4.2% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.4% and is lower 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 56291 decreased to 501 from 537 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 56291 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 56291 public schools is . % of students in 56291 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 531 94.82% 481 +10%
 Black Or African American 7 1.25% 0 +0%
 Hispanic 16 2.86% 14 +14%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 0 0% 0 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 6 1.07% 6 +0%

Zip Code 56291 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 56291 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population501537
Male Population52.30%
Female Population47.70%
Total Households206
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$51527
Income Under $50K Per Year47.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year45.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.10%
56291 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 7Collin PetersonDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$125000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$189394
Current Unemployment Level 4.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.6%
56142 - Ivanhoe
56264 - Minneota
56280 - Porter
Taunton, MN
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 47b - Des Moines Lobe
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 56291 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)310223447576159493722934
Avg Max Temp (°F)22294057718084827360402755
Avg Precip (In.).71.591.752.333.044.063.592.922.352.031.44.5725.41
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Marshall, MN
CBSA Type56291
CBSA Population24856
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours