ZIP Code 56362 - Paynesville Map and Data

Official Zip Code NamePaynesville
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Stearns
Secondary County: Meeker
Area Code320
Alternate Zip Code NamesLAKE HENRY
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesSPRING HILL
Current Population:5844
Racial Majority:White 97.59%
Public School Racial Majority:White 93.5%
Unemployment Rate:1.7%
Median Household Income$50725
Average Adjusted Gross Income$65750
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time22.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1132 - 1280 ft.
Area149 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)45.40406000, -94.70780900

Map of ZIP Code 56362 Border

Zip Code 56362 Description

Zip Code 56362 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Minneapolis - Saint Paul metro area. Zip code 56362 is primarily located in Stearns County. Portions of 56362 are also located in Meeker County. The official US Postal Service name for 56362 is PAYNESVILLE, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 56362 are contained within or border the city limits of Paynesville, MN, St. Martin, MN, Roscoe, MN, and Lake Henry, MN. The area code for zip code 56362 is 320. 56362 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 56362 is 1.7% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 3.5% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 1.6% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 56362 increased to 5844 from 5763 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 56362 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 56362 public schools is White. 37.5% of students in 56362 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 5499 97.59% 5661 -3%
 Black Or African American 25 0.44% 12 +108%
 Hispanic 78 1.38% 97 -20%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.11% 5 +20%
 Asian 21 0.37% 29 -28%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 40 0.11% 40 -85%

Zip Code 56362 Race/Ethnicity

 White 93.5%
 Black Or African American 1%
 Hispanic 3.2%
 Asian 0.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 1.4%

Zip Code 56362 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population58445763
Male Population50.30%
Female Population49.70%
Total Households2331
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$50725
Income Under $50K Per Year48.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year38.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year13.00%
56362 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 7Collin PetersonDemocrat
Minnesota District 6Tom EmmerRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$223655
Average Real Estate Sale Price$111429
Current Unemployment Level 1.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.4%
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 51k - McGrath Till Plain and Drumlins
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 56362 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)07203346566058483622733
Avg Max Temp (°F)20273956707883807158382454
Avg Precip (In.).89.681.722.233.384.853.83.832.972.311.56.7228.94
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
St. Cloud, MN
CBSA Type56362
CBSA Population191035
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours