Zip Code 56315 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBrandon
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Douglas
Secondary County: Otter Tail
Area Code320
Current Population:1591
Racial Majority:White 97.56%
Public School Racial Majority:White 94.4%
Unemployment Rate:4.3%
Median Household Income$45843
Average Adjusted Gross Income$73390
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time20 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1352 - 1434 ft.
Area75 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)45.98073500, -95.58779700

Zip Code 56315 Description

Zip Code 56315 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Minneapolis - Saint Paul metro area. Zip code 56315 is primarily located in Douglas County. Portions of 56315 are also located in Otter Tail County. The official US Postal Service name for 56315 is BRANDON, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 56315 are contained within or border the city limits of Millerville, MN, Brandon, MN, and Urbank, MN. Zip code 56315 is within area code 320 and area code 218. 56315 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 56315 is 4.3% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.0% 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 56315 increased to 1591 from 1534 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 56315 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 56315 public schools is White. 37.3% of students in 56315 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 1678 97.56% 1556 +8%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 2 -100%
 Hispanic 6 0.35% 18 -67%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.06% 3 -67%
 Asian 15 0.87% 5 +200%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 7 1.16% 7 +186%

Zip Code 56315 Race/Ethnicity

 White 94.4%
 Black Or African American 0%
 Hispanic 1.9%
 Asian 0.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 2.6%

Zip Code 56315 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population15911534
Male Population52.10%
Female Population47.90%
Total Households657
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
37.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
50.0%
Median Household Income$45843
Income Under $50K Per Year55.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.30%
56315 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 7Collin PetersonDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$124656
Average Real Estate Sale Price$149500
Current Unemployment Level 4.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 4a: -30F to -25F
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 DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 56315 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)-26183346556058473621632
Avg Max Temp (°F)18253754687781796956362252
Avg Precip (In.).9.611.441.882.974.23.53.372.492.221.24.5425.37
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Alexandria, MN
CBSA Type56315
CBSA Population36923
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours