Zip Code 56470 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NamePark Rapids
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Hubbard
Secondary County: Clearwater
Area Code218
Alternate Zip Code NamesLAKE ITASCA
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesARAGO
Current Population:10334
Racial Majority:White 96.01%
Public School Racial Majority:White 87.9%
Unemployment Rate:6.5%
Median Household Income$41514
Average Adjusted Gross Income$57340
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time19.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1398 - 1788 ft.
Area487 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)47.04146400, -95.11033800

Zip Code 56470 Description

Zip Code 56470 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Minneapolis - Saint Paul metro area. Zip code 56470 is primarily located in Hubbard County. Portions of 56470 are also located in Clearwater County. The official US Postal Service name for 56470 is PARK RAPIDS, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 56470 are contained within or border the city limits of Park Rapids, MN, . The area code for zip code 56470 is 218. 56470 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 56470 is 6.5% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.6% 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 56470 increased to 10334 from 9610 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 56470 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 56470 public schools is White. 49.4% of students in 56470 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 10102 96.01% 9813 +3%
 Black Or African American 59 0.56% 19 +211%
 Hispanic 134 1.27% 194 -31%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 52 0.49% 140 -63%
 Asian 61 0.58% 7 +771%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 10 0% 10 -100%
 Two Or More Races 151 1.08% 151 -25%

Zip Code 56470 Race/Ethnicity

 White 87.9%
 Black Or African American 0.7%
 Hispanic 2.7%
 Asian 0.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3%
 Two or More Races 5.2%

Zip Code 56470 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population103349610
Male Population49.20%
Female Population50.80%
Total Households4560
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$41514
Income Under $50K Per Year59.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year29.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.30%
56470 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 8Pete StauberRepublican
Minnesota District 7Collin PetersonDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$237930
Average Real Estate Sale Price$79620
Current Unemployment Level 6.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 3b: -35F to -30F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 3a: -40F to -35F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 51l - Wadena/Todd Drumlins and Osakis Till Plain
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 21 - 31

Zip Code 56470 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)-62152942525755453318229
Avg Max Temp (°F)16253754697781796955352151
Avg Precip (In.).67.521.181.742.824.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours