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ZIP Code 53097

Primary City:Mequon, WI (View All Cities)
County: Ozaukee County
Timezone: Central (5:42am)
Area code: 262 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.24, -87.98
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 53097

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 53097. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 53097. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 53097, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Mequon, WI
Acceptable:
Thiensville

Stats and Demographics for the 53097 ZIP Code

ZIP code 53097 is located in southeast Wisconsin and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 53097 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of families and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 53097 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,319
Population Density 234 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,976
Median Home Value $339,300
Land Area 26.96 sq mi
Water Area 0.83 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,879
Median Household Income $96,793

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male147196215436324778412618025625425817511978834719
Female115176190531407848112820826826226316412780774737
Total2623724059677311611652543885245165213392461581609456

Gender

 Male 3,074 49%
 Female 3,245 51%
Gender

Race

 White 5,745 90.9%
 Black Or African American 210 3.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.1%
 Asian 273 4.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 20 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 62 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner58427051946123016028
Renter725292521843
Total1210929954448223816431

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,402 75%
 Single Guardian 152 8%
 Singles 259 14%
 Singles With Roommate 66 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,165 62%
 Households with Kids 714 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3032284138394535394332475439484864102174127
Female2636211938323632382446474330496855123236161
Total566849607671816777677894976997116119225410288

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 53097 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 53097 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1950s. Looking at 53097 real estate data, the median home value of $339,300 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 53097. Rentals in 53097 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 53097 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,230 83%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 1,089 17%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,246 63%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 511 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 122 6%
 Households Vacant 97 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 7 7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 41 42%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 10%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 18 19%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 21 22%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 12 100%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $96,793 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 53097 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 53097 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,651 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,505 33%
 No Earnings 1,369 30%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,651 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,505 33%
 No Earnings 1,369 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,299 88.1%
 Public transportation 34 1.3%
 Taxicab 16 0.6%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 96 3.7%
 Worked at Home 165 6.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 53097 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 53 3%
 High School Graduate 462 25%
 Associate's degree 201 11%
 Bachelor's degree 733 40%
 Master's degree 211 11%
 Professional school degree 151 8%
 Doctorate degree 30 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 956 79.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 221 18.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 30 2.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 53097

ZIP Code 53097 is in the Mequon-Thiensville School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 53097.

Oriole Lane Elementary
12850 North Oriole Ln
Mequon, WI 53097
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mequon-Thiensville School District
Trinity Lutheran School
10729 W Freistadt Rd
Mequon, WI 53097
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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