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ZIP Code 53142

Primary City:Kenosha, WI (View All Cities)
County: Kenosha County
Timezone: Central (9:30am)
Area code: 262 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.54, -87.93
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 53142

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 53142. 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 53142. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 53142, 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:
Kenosha, WI
Unacceptable:
Pleasant Prairie

Stats and Demographics for the 53142 ZIP Code

ZIP code 53142 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 53142 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 large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 53142 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 32,375
Population Density 1,496 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,926
Median Home Value $178,600
Land Area 21.64 sq mi
Water Area 0.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,293
Median Household Income $64,930

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,1101,2121,3361,1858049131,1031,2021,2191,3461,107923757497333299224210
Female1,1201,2061,2701,0268039831,2201,2101,2331,3651,176972759570442421391428
Total2,2302,4182,6062,2111,6071,8962,3232,4122,4522,7112,2831,8951,5161,067775720615638

Gender

 Male 15,780 49%
 Female 16,595 51%
Gender

Race

 White 27,739 85.7%
 Black Or African American 1,586 4.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 101 0.3%
 Asian 947 2.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 18 0.1%
 Other Race 1,116 3.4%
 Two Or More Races 868 2.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner701,1552,0532,2741,7581,012758333
Renter246771595556277143142150
Total3161,9262,6482,8302,0351,155900483

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,690 54%
 Single Guardian 1,932 16%
 Singles 3,016 25%
 Singles With Roommate 655 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,663 62%
 Households with Kids 4,630 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male188207244248223216227258288271248278260279263269270219164170
Female233212240244226265224256235261242254246267219241236182148170
Total421419484492449481451514523532490532506546482510506401312340

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 53142 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 53142 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1950s. Looking at 53142 real estate data, the median home value of $178,600 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 53142 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 53142 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 53142 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 32,239 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 118 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 18 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,112 55%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,301 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,880 22%
 Households Vacant 633 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 198 31%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 1%
 For Sale Only 137 22%
 Sold & Unoccupied 23 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 68 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 198 31%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 23 0.8%
 1 Bedroom 437 14.8%
 2 Bedroom 1,622 54.9%
 3+ Bedroom 875 29.6%
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 $64,930 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 53142 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 53142 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 10,910 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,056 28%
 No Earnings 6,831 28%
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 10,910 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,056 28%
 No Earnings 6,831 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 15,156 94.4%
 Public transportation 188 1.2%
 Taxicab 44 0.3%
 Motorcycle 29 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 308 1.9%
 Worked at Home 337 2.1%
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 898 9.0%
 High School Graduate 5,377 53.7%
 Associate's degree 983 9.8%
 Bachelor's degree 1,926 19.2%
 Master's degree 701 7.0%
 Professional school degree 35 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 87 0.9%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,004 81.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 840 11.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 483 6.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 53142

ZIP Code 53142 is in the Kenosha School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 53142.

Kenosha Eschool
6121 Green Bay Rd
Kenosha, WI 53142
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Kenosha School District
Kenosha Eschool K-12
6121 Green Bay Rd
Kenosha, WI 53142
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Kenosha School District
Stocker Elementary
6315 67th St
Kenosha, WI 53142
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kenosha School District
Forest Park Elementary
6810 45th Ave
Kenosha, WI 53142
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kenosha School District
Jeffery Elementary
4011 87th St
Kenosha, WI 53142
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kenosha School District
Lance Middle School
4515 80th St
Kenosha, WI 53142
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Kenosha School District
Roosevelt Elementary
3322 Roosevelt Rd
Kenosha, WI 53142
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kenosha School District
Charles Nash Elementary
6801 99th Ave
Kenosha, WI 53142
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kenosha School District
Christian Life School
10700 75th St
Kenosha, WI 53142
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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