ZIP Code 56481 - Verndale Minnesota

ZIP Code 56481 is located in Verndale Minnesota. Portions of 56481 are also in Aldrich Township and Lyons Township (Wadena County) and Wing River Township and Bartlett Township and Stowe Prairie Township. 56481 is primarily within Wadena County, with some portions in Todd County and Cass County. Regionally, it is located in Metro Minneapolis-St. Paul.

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ZIP Code 56481 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameVerndale
Primary CountyWadena County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)2,375
Area Code(s)218
Current Time

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56481 Demographics

56481 can be classified socioeconomically as Lower Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in Minnesota based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 56481 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 56481 is White. The current unemployment level in 56481 is 3.4%.

Population Growth Rate21.45%
Population Density16 People per Square Mile
Total Households852
Percentage High Income Households1.4%
Median Houshold Income (2021)$65,179
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2020)$52,750
Current Unemployment Rate (February 2024)3.4%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 97.33%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 91.42%

56481 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American281.27%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

56481 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American132.61%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

56481 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College1228.96%
Bachelor Degree1047.64%
High School Diploma51337.69%
No High School Diploma392.87%
GED or Alternate624.56%
1 or More Years of College24618.07%
Associates Degree23517.27%
Masters Degree312.28%
Professional Degree40.29%
Doctorate Degree50.37%

56481 Geography

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Cities/Towns in 56481
RegionMetro Minneapolis-St. Paul
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaBrainerd, MN
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/Chicago
Area147 Square Miles

56481 Politics

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56481 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 3b: -35F to -30F
Average First Frost DateSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DateMay 11 - 20
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion51l - Wadena/Todd Drumlins and Osakis Till Plain

56481 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)-43163044535856453419330
Avg Max Temp (°F)17253654687680786856362251
Avg Precip (In.).9.611.541.923.044.2743.382.732.491.46.6627

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