Zip Code 56551 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameHenning
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Otter Tail
Area Code218
Current Population:2237
Racial Majority:White 96.12%
Public School Racial Majority:White 97.2%
Unemployment Rate:5.6%
Median Household Income$34376
Average Adjusted Gross Income$49180
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time27.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1339 - 1558 ft.
Area129 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)46.31300400, -95.43698400

Zip Code 56551 Description

Zip Code 56551 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Fargo - Valley City metro area. Zip code 56551 is primarily located in Otter Tail County. The official US Postal Service name for 56551 is HENNING, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 56551 are contained within or border the city limits of Henning, MN, . The area code for zip code 56551 is 218. 56551 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 56551 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 56551 decreased to 2237 from 2343 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 56551 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 56551 public schools is White. 43.9% of students in 56551 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 2156 96.12% 2189 -2%
 Black Or African American 16 0.71% 2 +700%
 Hispanic 26 1.16% 20 +30%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 21 0.94% 3 +600%
 Asian 7 0.31% 11 -36%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 12 0.76% 12 +42%

Zip Code 56551 Race/Ethnicity

 White 97.2%
 Black Or African American 0.3%
 Hispanic 0.3%
 Asian 1.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.8%
 Two or More Races 0.3%

Zip Code 56551 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population22372343
Male Population50.30%
Female Population49.70%
Total Households946
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
43.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
50.0%
Median Household Income$34376
Income Under $50K Per Year66.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year27.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year5.90%
56551 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 7Collin PetersonDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$157211
Average Real Estate Sale Price$154114
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 11 - 20

Zip Code 56551 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)-34173145556058483620431
Avg Max Temp (°F)18263855697781796956372352
Avg Precip (In.).89.61.421.933.044.423.893.322.52.371.22.5826.18
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Fergus Falls, MN
CBSA Type56551
CBSA Population56222
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours