Zip Code 56387 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWaite Park
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Stearns
Area Code320
Current Population:6734
Racial Majority:White 78.77%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 36.3%
Unemployment Rate:5.8%
Median Household Income$43920
Average Adjusted Gross Income$44860
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time19.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1056 - 1073 ft.
Area4 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)45.53447900, -94.24005600

Zip Code 56387 Description

Zip Code 56387 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Minneapolis - Saint Paul metro area. Zip code 56387 is primarily located in Stearns County. The official US Postal Service name for 56387 is WAITE PARK, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 56387 are contained within or border the city limits of Waite Park, MN, St. Cloud, MN, . The area code for zip code 56387 is 320. 56387 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 56387 is 5.8% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.5% 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 56387 increased to 6734 from 6603 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 56387 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 56387 public schools is Black. 86.5% of students in 56387 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 5255 78.77% 5542 -5%
 Black Or African American 800 11.99% 435 +84%
 Hispanic 350 5.25% 308 +14%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 0.15% 35 -71%
 Asian 147 2.2% 242 -39%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 10 0% 10 -100%
 Two Or More Races 161 1.63% 161 -32%

Zip Code 56387 Race/Ethnicity

 White 33.8%
 Black Or African American 36.3%
 Hispanic 17.5%
 Asian 5.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 6.3%

Zip Code 56387 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population67346603
Male Population47.70%
Female Population52.30%
Total Households3132
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$43920
Income Under $50K Per Year56.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year37.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year5.70%
56387 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 6Tom EmmerRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$165758
Average Real Estate Sale Price$135400
Current Unemployment Level 5.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.7%
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 1 - 10

Zip Code 56387 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)07203345545957473622732
Avg Max Temp (°F)20273956707882807058382453
Avg Precip (In.).84.651.582.163.24.533.573.993.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
St. Cloud, MN
CBSA Type56387
CBSA Population191035
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours
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