ZIP Code 75056 - The Colony Map and Data

Official Zip Code NameThe Colony
Zip Code StateTexas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Denton
Area Code214 / 469 / 972
Current Population:47852
Racial Majority: 60.27%
Public School Racial Majority:White 42.5%
Unemployment Rate:2.8%
Median Household Income$80627
Average Adjusted Gross Income$98070
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time28.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range479 - 646 ft.
Area32 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)33.07177500, -96.91124000

Map of ZIP Code 75056 Border

Zip Code 75056 Description

Zip Code 75056 is located in the state of Texas in the Dallas - Fort Worth metro area. Zip code 75056 is primarily located in Denton County. The official US Postal Service name for 75056 is THE COLONY, Texas. Portions of zip code 75056 are contained within or border the city limits of The Colony, TX, Lewisville, TX, Hebron, TX, Carrollton, TX, Frisco, TX, and Plano, TX. Zip code 75056 is within area code 972, area code 214 and area code 469. 75056 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Texas.

The current unemployment level in 75056 is 2.8% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 3.7% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.7% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 75056 increased to 47852 from 28376 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 75056 is while the majority ethnicity attending 75056 public schools is White. 38.5% of students in 75056 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 31057 60.27% 28460 +9%
 Black Or African American 3422 6.64% 3494 -2%
 Hispanic 9096 17.65% 9860 -8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 218 0.42% 236 -8%
 Asian 6451 12.52% 4582 +41%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.01% 30 -90%
 Other Race 125 0.23% 125 -6%
 Two Or More Races 1065 2.27% 1065 +10%

Zip Code 75056 Race/Ethnicity

 White 42.5%
 Black Or African American 9.3%
 Hispanic 33.5%
 Asian 10.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.5%
 Two or More Races 3.3%

Zip Code 75056 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population4785228376
Male Population49.90%
Female Population50.10%
Total Households16999
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$80627
Income Under $50K Per Year20.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year44.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year35.80%
75056 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Texas District 26Michael C. BurgessRepublican
Texas District 24Kenny MarchantRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Texas Congressional Districts

75056 Texas State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
65Michelle BeckleyDemocrat
106Jared PattersonRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Texas State House of Representatives Districts

75056 Texas State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
12Jane NelsonRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Texas State Senate Districts
Average Real Estate Asking Price$268223
Average Real Estate Sale Price$111000
Current Unemployment Level 2.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 32a - Northern Blackland Prairie
Average First Frost DatesNovember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 11 - 20

Zip Code 75056 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)32364452616973726554433553
Avg Max Temp (°F)54596775829095958878655675
Avg Precip (In.)2.092.533.23.455.413.752.332.23.134.532.992.8938.49
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX
CBSA Type75056
CBSA Population6540927
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours
Indian Creek