Zip Code 56520 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBreckenridge
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Wilkin
Area Code218
Current Population:3983
Racial Majority:White 94.4%
Public School Racial Majority:White 90%
Unemployment Rate:4.0%
Median Household Income$48761
Average Adjusted Gross Income$61030
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time14 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range951 - 1221 ft.
Area263 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)46.29738900, -96.46308200

Zip Code 56520 Description

Zip Code 56520 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Fargo - Valley City metro area. Zip code 56520 is primarily located in Wilkin County. The official US Postal Service name for 56520 is BRECKENRIDGE, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 56520 are contained within or border the city limits of Breckenridge, MN, Wahpeton, ND, and Foxhome, MN. The area code for zip code 56520 is 218. 56520 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 56520 is 4.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.4% and is lower 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 56520 decreased to 3983 from 4182 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 56520 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 56520 public schools is White. 38.2% of students in 56520 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 3845 94.4% 3775 +2%
 Black Or African American 14 0.34% 7 +100%
 Hispanic 85 2.09% 93 -9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 54 1.33% 47 +15%
 Asian 10 0.25% 14 -29%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 47 1.6% 47 +38%

Zip Code 56520 Race/Ethnicity

 White 90%
 Black Or African American 0.7%
 Hispanic 4.3%
 Asian 0.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2.1%
 Two or More Races 2.8%

Zip Code 56520 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population39834182
Male Population49.70%
Female Population50.30%
Total Households1654
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$48761
Income Under $50K Per Year51.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year38.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.70%
56520 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 7Collin PetersonDemocrat
Minnesota District 1Jim HagedornRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$96944
Average Real Estate Sale Price$138181
Current Unemployment Level 4.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.4%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 4a: -30F to -25F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4a: -30F to -25F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 48a - Glacial Lake Agassiz Basin
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 56520 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)-16203446556058473620632
Avg Max Temp (°F)18253756717984827258372353
Avg Precip (In.).67.461.11.752.83.523.572.722.311.94.83.422.07
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Wahpeton, ND-MN
CBSA Type56520
CBSA Population23201
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours