Zip Code 56309 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameAshby
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Grant
Secondary County: Otter Tail
Area Code218
Current Population:1185
Racial Majority:White 95.86%
Public School Racial Majority:White 96.9%
Unemployment Rate:5.6%
Median Household Income$43444
Average Adjusted Gross Income$63760
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time31.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1204 - 1368 ft.
Area62 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)46.08036500, -95.80001900

Zip Code 56309 Description

Zip Code 56309 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Minneapolis - Saint Paul metro area. Zip code 56309 is primarily located in Grant County. Portions of 56309 are also located in Otter Tail County. The official US Postal Service name for 56309 is ASHBY, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 56309 are contained within or border the city limits of Ashby, MN, . Zip code 56309 is within area code 218 and area code 320. 56309 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 56309 is 5.6% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.1% 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 56309 increased to 1185 from 1169 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 56309 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 56309 public schools is White. 43.3% of students in 56309 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 1158 95.86% 1152 +1%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 9 -100%
 Hispanic 34 2.81% 7 +386%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 0 0% 2 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 14 1.32% 14 +14%

Zip Code 56309 Race/Ethnicity

 White 96.9%
 Black Or African American 1.6%
 Hispanic 0.8%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0.8%

Zip Code 56309 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population11851169
Male Population48.90%
Female Population51.10%
Total Households501
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
43.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
50.0%
Median Household Income$43444
Income Under $50K Per Year57.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.90%
56309 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 7Collin PetersonDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$131698
Average Real Estate Sale Price$132850
Current Unemployment Level 5.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.1%
Ashby, MN
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 4a: -30F to -25F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 3b: -35F to -30F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 51j - Alexandria Moraines and Detroit Lakes Outwash Plain
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 56309 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)-34173245545957473520431
Avg Max Temp (°F)17243654697781807057372252
Avg Precip (In.).83.561.261.822.764.113.513.142.292.11.1.4823.97
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours