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ZIP Code 53121

Primary City:Elkhorn, WI (View All Cities)
County: Walworth County
Timezone: Central (10:00pm)
Area code: 262 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.7, -88.5
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 53121

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 53121. 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 53121. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 53121, 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:
Elkhorn, WI

Stats and Demographics for the 53121 ZIP Code

ZIP code 53121 is located in south Wisconsin and covers a slightly higher 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 53121 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 53121 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 19,045
Population Density 165 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,442
Median Home Value $190,200
Land Area 115.23 sq mi
Water Area 2.20 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,193
Median Household Income $57,909

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male62571870971649554762863271579977964451136628319214298
Female654681647612415555579642695816738578524376302218201213
Total1,2791,3991,3561,3289101,1021,2071,2741,4101,6151,5171,2221,035742585410343311

Gender

 Male 9,599 50%
 Female 9,446 50%
Gender

Race

 White 17,845 93.7%
 Black Or African American 158 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 44 0.2%
 Asian 112 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 620 3.3%
 Two Or More Races 264 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner525561,0151,3461,082678383117
Renter16848133338225313812980
Total2201,0371,3481,7281,335816512197

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,096 57%
 Single Guardian 1,007 14%
 Singles 1,683 23%
 Singles With Roommate 407 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,604 64%
 Households with Kids 2,589 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male141119149119153155134132144174139142132122142127181151115100
Female1301401331361361361411331351291331251261341541371421126773
Total271259282255289291275265279303272267258256296264323263182173

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 53121 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 53121 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 53121 real estate data, the median home value of $190,200 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 53121 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 53121 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 53121 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 18,561 97.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 332 1.7%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 120 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 32 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,974 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,255 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,964 23%
 Households Vacant 1,249 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 157 12.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 0.9%
 For Sale Only 126 10.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 14 1.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 847 67.8%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 93 7.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 107 5%
 1 Bedroom 272 13%
 2 Bedroom 1,113 53%
 3+ Bedroom 602 29%
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 $57,909 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 53121 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 53121 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 6,837 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,430 30%
 No Earnings 3,551 24%
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 6,837 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,430 30%
 No Earnings 3,551 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,859 92.9%
 Public transportation 35 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 58 0.6%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 221 2.3%
 Worked at Home 361 3.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 457 7%
 High School Graduate 3,515 57%
 Associate's degree 578 9%
 Bachelor's degree 1,044 17%
 Master's degree 276 4%
 Professional school degree 198 3%
 Doctorate degree 78 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,390 76.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 532 12.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 489 11.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 53121

ZIP Code 53121 is in the Walworth County Cdeb School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 53121.

Lakeland School
W3905 County Rd Nn
Elkhorn, WI 53121
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Walworth County Cdeb School District
Elkhorn Area Middle School
627 Court St
Elkhorn, WI 53121
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Elkhorn Area School District
Tibbets Elementary
W5218 County Rd a
Elkhorn, WI 53121
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Elkhorn Area School District
West Side Elementary
222 Sunset Dr
Elkhorn, WI 53121
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Elkhorn Area School District
Jackson Elementary
13 North Jackson St
Elkhorn, WI 53121
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Elkhorn Area School District
Elkhorn Area High School
482 East Geneva St
Elkhorn, WI 53121
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Elkhorn Area School District
Walworth County Educ Alternative High School
400 County Rd H
Elkhorn, WI 53121
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Elkhorn Area School District
St Patrick Parish School
534 Sunset Dr
Elkhorn, WI 53121
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
First Lutheran School
415 Devendorf St
Elkhorn, WI 53121
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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