Zip Code 56571 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameOttertail
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Otter Tail
Area Code218
Current Population:1800
Racial Majority:White 96.14%
Unemployment Rate:5.6%
Median Household Income$44104
Average Adjusted Gross Income$66760
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time19.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1319 - 1414 ft.
Area71 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)46.43755800, -95.54145700

Zip Code 56571 Description

Zip Code 56571 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Fargo - Valley City metro area. Zip code 56571 is primarily located in Otter Tail County. The official US Postal Service name for 56571 is OTTERTAIL, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 56571 are contained within or border the city limits of Ottertail, MN, . The area code for zip code 56571 is 218. 56571 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 56571 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 56571 increased to 1800 from 1636 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 56571 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 56571 public schools is . % of students in 56571 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1619 96.14% 1752 -8%
 Black Or African American 2 0.12% 3 -33%
 Hispanic 19 1.13% 20 -5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 5 -100%
 Asian 5 0.3% 3 +67%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 17 2.32% 17 +129%

Zip Code 56571 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 56571 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population18001636
Male Population51.80%
Female Population48.20%
Total Households774
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$44104
Income Under $50K Per Year58.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.30%
56571 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 7Collin PetersonDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$231675
Average Real Estate Sale Price$236983
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 1 - 10

Zip Code 56571 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)-34173246566159483721532
Avg Max Temp (°F)19263856707882807057372453
Avg Precip (In.).89.611.391.963.094.573.983.372.482.41.19.5726.51
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Fergus Falls, MN
CBSA Type56571
CBSA Population56222
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours