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ZIP Code 53147

Primary City:Lake Geneva, WI (View All Cities)
County: Walworth County
Timezone: Central (2:37pm)
Area code: 262 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.6, -88.4
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 53147

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 53147. 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 53147. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 53147, 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:
Lake Geneva, WI

Stats and Demographics for the 53147 ZIP Code

ZIP code 53147 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 53147 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 53147 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 16,457
Population Density 231 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,241
Median Home Value $211,900
Land Area 71.12 sq mi
Water Area 7.54 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,908
Median Household Income $50,733

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male465524548547430459436486552644656633551410269207188120
Female460526507492397450415485560631668625584441308274254255
Total9251,0501,0551,0398279098519711,1121,2751,3241,2581,135851577481442375

Gender

 Male 8,125 49%
 Female 8,332 51%
Gender

Race

 White 14,901 90.5%
 Black Or African American 87 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 43 0.3%
 Asian 204 1.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 10 0.1%
 Other Race 974 5.9%
 Two Or More Races 238 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner342416651,0461,158740490162
Renter190514453463307159163123
Total2247551,1181,5091,465899653285

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,354 49%
 Single Guardian 979 14%
 Singles 2,145 31%
 Singles With Roommate 430 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,959 72%
 Households with Kids 1,949 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male8293115991069893108119111114103111109116991391138079
Female7893989095100981051289394103115102113107111917070
Total160186213189201198191213247204208206226211229206250204150149

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 53147 has a large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 53147 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 53147 real estate data, the median home value of $211,900 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 53147. Rentals in 53147 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 53147 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,352 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 56 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 11 0.1%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 38 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,026 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,510 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,372 23%
 Households Vacant 3,333 33%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 252 7.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 17 0.5%
 For Sale Only 230 6.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 28 0.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2,667 80.0%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 138 4.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 106 4%
 1 Bedroom 580 24%
 2 Bedroom 1,073 45%
 3+ Bedroom 636 27%
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 $50,733 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 53147 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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 53147 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 5,191 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,141 30%
 No Earnings 4,294 32%
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 5,191 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,141 30%
 No Earnings 4,294 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,190 88%
 Public transportation 124 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 80 1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 335 4%
 Worked at Home 402 5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 946 16%
 High School Graduate 2,974 49%
 Associate's degree 325 5%
 Bachelor's degree 1,017 17%
 Master's degree 478 8%
 Professional school degree 179 3%
 Doctorate degree 121 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,732 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 193 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 276 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 53147

ZIP Code 53147 is in the Geneva J4 School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 53147.

Woods Elementary
N2575 Snake Rd
Lake Geneva, WI 53147
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Geneva J4 School District
Central - Denison Elementary
900 Wisconsin St
Lake Geneva, WI 53147
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lake Geneva J1 School District
Lake Geneva Middle School
600 North Bloomfield Rd
Lake Geneva, WI 53147
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lake Geneva J1 School District
Eastview Elementary
507 Sage St
Lake Geneva, WI 53147
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lake Geneva J1 School District
Star Center Elementary
W1380 Lake Geneva Hwy
Lake Geneva, WI 53147
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lake Geneva J1 School District
Traver Elementary
W3490 Linton Rd
Lake Geneva, WI 53147
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Linn J4 School District
Reek Elementary
W4094 South Lakeshore Dr
Lake Geneva, WI 53147
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Linn J6 School District
Badger High School
220 East South St
Lake Geneva, WI 53147
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lake Geneva-Genoa City Uhs School District
St Francis De Sales School
130 W Main St
Lake Geneva, WI 53147
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
First Lutheran School
1101 Logan St
Lake Geneva, WI 53147
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Mount Zion Christian School
2330 Highway 120
Lake Geneva, WI 53147
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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