Zip Code 56527 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameDeer Creek
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Otter Tail
Area Code218
Current Population:840
Racial Majority:White 98.06%
Unemployment Rate:5.6%
Median Household Income$39414
Average Adjusted Gross Income$44110
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time20.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1348 - 1411 ft.
Area54 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)46.38226500, -95.31337900

Zip Code 56527 Description

Zip Code 56527 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Fargo - Valley City metro area. Zip code 56527 is primarily located in Otter Tail County. The official US Postal Service name for 56527 is DEER CREEK, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 56527 are contained within or border the city limits of Deer Creek, MN, . The area code for zip code 56527 is 218. 56527 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 56527 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 56527 increased to 840 from 797 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 56527 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 56527 public schools is . % of students in 56527 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 759 98.06% 817 -7%
 Black Or African American 2 0.26% 0 +0%
 Hispanic 11 1.42% 13 -15%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 3 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 1 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 6 0.26% 6 -67%

Zip Code 56527 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 56527 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population840797
Male Population52.90%
Female Population47.10%
Total Households352
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$39414
Income Under $50K Per Year66.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year28.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year4.80%
56527 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 7Collin PetersonDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$162100
Average Real Estate Sale Price$143422
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 51l - Wadena/Todd Drumlins and Osakis Till Plain
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 56527 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)-43163044545856463419330
Avg Max Temp (°F)17253754687680786856362251
Avg Precip (In.).9.611.471.9434.353.843.242.572.421.33.626.28
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Fergus Falls, MN
CBSA Type56527
CBSA Population56222
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours