Zip Code 56575 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NamePonsford
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Becker
Area Code218
Current Population:763
Racial Majority:White 52.18%
Public School Racial Majority:Native American 98.3%
Unemployment Rate:5.4%
Median Household Income$31473
Average Adjusted Gross Income$45640
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time33.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1490 - 1654 ft.
Area190 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)47.04357500, -95.43043700

Zip Code 56575 Description

Zip Code 56575 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Fargo - Valley City metro area. Zip code 56575 is primarily located in Becker County. The official US Postal Service name for 56575 is PONSFORD, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 56575 are contained within or border the city limits of Pine Point, MN, . The area code for zip code 56575 is 218. 56575 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 56575 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 56575 increased to 763 from 721 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 56575 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 56575 public schools is Native American. 95% of students in 56575 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 418 52.18% 306 +37%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 0 +0%
 Hispanic 14 1.75% 9 +56%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 342 42.7% 426 -20%
 Asian 3 0.37% 1 +200%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 21 3% 21 +14%

Zip Code 56575 Race/Ethnicity

 White 1.7%
 Black Or African American 0%
 Hispanic 0%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 98.3%
 Two or More Races 0%

Zip Code 56575 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population763721
Male Population48.60%
Female Population51.40%
Total Households267
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$31473
Income Under $50K Per Year71.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year23.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year5.10%
56575 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 7Collin PetersonDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$274154
Average Real Estate Sale Price$72029
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 50q - Itasca and St. Louis Moraines
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 21 - 31

Zip Code 56575 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)-61152842515654443318228
Avg Max Temp (°F)16253754687680786855352151
Avg Precip (In.).77.581.221.712.84.233.963.592.782.441.21.6425.92
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours