Zip Code 56515 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBattle Lake
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Otter Tail
Area Code218
Current Population:2892
Racial Majority:White 95.15%
Public School Racial Majority:White 93.9%
Unemployment Rate:5.6%
Median Household Income$42659
Average Adjusted Gross Income$66100
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time24.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1306 - 1375 ft.
Area130 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)46.29025700, -95.70781700

Zip Code 56515 Description

Zip Code 56515 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Fargo - Valley City metro area. Zip code 56515 is primarily located in Otter Tail County. The official US Postal Service name for 56515 is BATTLE LAKE, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 56515 are contained within or border the city limits of Battle Lake, MN, . The area code for zip code 56515 is 218. 56515 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 56515 is 5.6% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.6% 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 56515 increased to 2892 from 2733 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 56515 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 56515 public schools is White. 37% of students in 56515 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 2960 95.15% 2822 +5%
 Black Or African American 18 0.58% 8 +125%
 Hispanic 47 1.51% 9 +422%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.1% 18 -83%
 Asian 36 1.16% 5 +620%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 28 1.51% 28 +68%

Zip Code 56515 Race/Ethnicity

 White 93.9%
 Black Or African American 0.2%
 Hispanic 1.4%
 Asian 0.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 4.1%

Zip Code 56515 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population28922733
Male Population49.00%
Female Population51.00%
Total Households1281
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
37%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$42659
Income Under $50K Per Year58.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.10%
56515 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 7Collin PetersonDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$228914
Average Real Estate Sale Price$176134
Current Unemployment Level 5.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.0%
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 51j - Alexandria Moraines and Detroit Lakes Outwash Plain
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 56515 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)-34173246556058473620431
Avg Max Temp (°F)18253755697781807057372352
Avg Precip (In.).86.581.331.852.934.263.783.232.422.241.15.5525.16
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Fergus Falls, MN
CBSA Type56515
CBSA Population56222
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours