Zip Code 56544 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameFrazee
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Becker
Secondary County: Otter Tail
Area Code218
Current Population:5294
Racial Majority:White 93.56%
Public School Racial Majority:White 86.8%
Unemployment Rate:5.4%
Median Household Income$42115
Average Adjusted Gross Income$58190
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time21.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1352 - 1634 ft.
Area203 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)46.75387400, -95.60044100

Zip Code 56544 Description

Zip Code 56544 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Fargo - Valley City metro area. Zip code 56544 is primarily located in Becker County. Portions of 56544 are also located in Otter Tail County. The official US Postal Service name for 56544 is FRAZEE, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 56544 are contained within or border the city limits of Frazee, MN, Wolf Lake, MN, Vergas, MN, and Detroit Lakes, MN. The area code for zip code 56544 is 218. 56544 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 56544 is 5.4% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.9% 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 56544 increased to 5294 from 4744 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 56544 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 56544 public schools is White. 54.5% of students in 56544 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 4936 93.56% 4967 -1%
 Black Or African American 42 0.8% 22 +91%
 Hispanic 76 1.44% 64 +19%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 97 1.84% 100 -3%
 Asian 33 0.63% 16 +106%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 124 1.74% 124 -26%

Zip Code 56544 Race/Ethnicity

 White 86.8%
 Black Or African American 1.2%
 Hispanic 1.9%
 Asian 0.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3.3%
 Two or More Races 6.4%

Zip Code 56544 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population52944744
Male Population50.30%
Female Population49.70%
Total Households2004
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$42115
Income Under $50K Per Year58.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.60%
56544 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 7Collin PetersonDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$173683
Average Real Estate Sale Price$226680
Current Unemployment Level 5.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 3b: -35F to -30F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 3a: -40F to -35F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 51j - Alexandria Moraines and Detroit Lakes Outwash Plain
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 56544 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)-53163144535856463419330
Avg Max Temp (°F)16243654697680796956352151
Avg Precip (In.).79.551.191.632.844.233.923.382.692.31.11.625.22
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Fergus Falls, MN
CBSA Type56544
CBSA Population56222
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours