Zip Code 56528 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameDent
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Otter Tail
Area Code218
Current Population:1673
Racial Majority:White 98.38%
Unemployment Rate:5.6%
Median Household Income$43867
Average Adjusted Gross Income$58370
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time27.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1332 - 1394 ft.
Area78 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)46.53115900, -95.80130800

Zip Code 56528 Description

Zip Code 56528 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Fargo - Valley City metro area. Zip code 56528 is primarily located in Otter Tail County. The official US Postal Service name for 56528 is DENT, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 56528 are contained within or border the city limits of Dent, MN, . The area code for zip code 56528 is 218. 56528 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 56528 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 56528 increased to 1673 from 1658 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 56528 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 56528 public schools is . % of students in 56528 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1578 98.38% 1630 -3%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 2 -100%
 Hispanic 9 0.56% 17 -47%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 4 -100%
 Asian 7 0.44% 6 +17%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 0 0.12% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 12 0.5% 12 -33%

Zip Code 56528 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 56528 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population16731658
Male Population51.40%
Female Population48.60%
Total Households721
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$43867
Income Under $50K Per Year58.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.30%
56528 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 7Collin PetersonDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$190938
Average Real Estate Sale Price$212596
Current Unemployment Level 5.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 3b: -35F to -30F
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 11 - 20

Zip Code 56528 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)-44173145555957473520431
Avg Max Temp (°F)18253755697781797056362252
Avg Precip (In.).82.571.271.782.934.33.893.282.512.271.13.5625.31
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Fergus Falls, MN
CBSA Type56528
CBSA Population56222
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours