Zip Code 56379 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSauk Rapids
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Benton
Area Code320
Current Population:16163
Racial Majority:White 93.35%
Public School Racial Majority:White 89.2%
Unemployment Rate:6.4%
Median Household Income$60589
Average Adjusted Gross Income$61750
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time20.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1030 - 1161 ft.
Area89 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)45.64062300, -94.08499700

Zip Code 56379 Description

Zip Code 56379 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Minneapolis - Saint Paul metro area. Zip code 56379 is primarily located in Benton County. The official US Postal Service name for 56379 is SAUK RAPIDS, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 56379 are contained within or border the city limits of Sauk Rapids, MN, Sartell, MN, and St. Cloud, MN. The area code for zip code 56379 is 320. 56379 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 56379 is 6.4% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.7% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.6% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 56379 increased to 16163 from 12696 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 56379 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 56379 public schools is White. 33.8% of students in 56379 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 15347 93.35% 15305 +0%
 Black Or African American 209 1.27% 150 +39%
 Hispanic 345 2.1% 260 +33%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 45 0.27% 66 -32%
 Asian 292 1.78% 149 +96%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 3 -100%
 Other Race 8 0% 8 -100%
 Two Or More Races 222 1.23% 222 -9%

Zip Code 56379 Race/Ethnicity

 White 89.2%
 Black Or African American 3.1%
 Hispanic 2.6%
 Asian 1.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.8%
 Two or More Races 2.6%

Zip Code 56379 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1616312696
Male Population49.10%
Female Population50.90%
Total Households6248
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
33.8%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
50.0%
Median Household Income$60589
Income Under $50K Per Year39.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year43.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year17.00%
56379 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 6Tom EmmerRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$202943
Average Real Estate Sale Price$222736
Current Unemployment Level 6.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.6%
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 51h - St. Croix Outwash Plain
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 56379 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)-17193345545957473521632
Avg Max Temp (°F)20273956707882807057382453
Avg Precip (In.).83.631.552.153.164.523.523.992.982.291.59.7227.92
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
St. Cloud, MN
CBSA Type56379
CBSA Population191035
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours
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