Zip Code 56736 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMentor
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Polk
Area Code218
Current Population:903
Racial Majority:White 96.57%
Unemployment Rate:3.7%
Median Household Income$45869
Average Adjusted Gross Income$67340
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time25.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range1073 - 1207 ft.
Area144 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)47.69266000, -96.21470900

Zip Code 56736 Description

Zip Code 56736 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Fargo - Valley City metro area. Zip code 56736 is primarily located in Polk County. The official US Postal Service name for 56736 is MENTOR, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 56736 are contained within or border the city limits of Mentor, MN, . The area code for zip code 56736 is 218. 56736 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 56736 is 3.7% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.5% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.4% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 56736 increased to 903 from 875 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 56736 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 56736 public schools is . % of students in 56736 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 986 96.57% 880 +12%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 0 +0%
 Hispanic 6 0.59% 4 +50%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 18 1.76% 6 +200%
 Asian 0 0% 0 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 13 1.08% 13 -15%

Zip Code 56736 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 56736 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population903875
Male Population52.00%
Female Population48.00%
Total Households418
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$45869
Income Under $50K Per Year55.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.70%
56736 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 7Collin PetersonDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$79000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$22000
Current Unemployment Level 3.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.1%
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 48d - Lake Agassiz Plains
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 56736 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)-80142942525654433116027
Avg Max Temp (°F)14223452687680796854331950
Avg Precip (In.).67.54.941.332.573.823.613.442.5321.01.5523.01
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Grand Forks, ND-MN
CBSA Type56736
CBSA Population97290
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours