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ZIP Code 53188

Primary City:Waukesha, WI (View All Cities)
County: Waukesha County
Timezone: Central (10:01pm)
Area code: 262 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.03, -88.29
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 53188

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 53188. 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 53188. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 53188, 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:
Waukesha, WI
Acceptable:
Vernon

Stats and Demographics for the 53188 ZIP Code

ZIP code 53188 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 53188 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 parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 53188 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 35,195
Population Density 1,278 people per sq mi
Housing Units 14,822
Median Home Value $217,100
Land Area 27.53 sq mi
Water Area 0.36 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 14,031
Median Household Income $64,446

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,1631,2171,0861,1371,0681,4111,3521,2011,2161,4041,3431,1061,020631389322244189
Female1,1101,1131,1221,0289881,3071,2231,1691,2371,3531,3811,1561,028643486418402532
Total2,2732,3302,2082,1652,0562,7182,5752,3702,4532,7572,7242,2622,0481,274875740646721

Gender

 Male 17,499 50%
 Female 17,696 50%
Gender

Race

 White 31,726 90.1%
 Black Or African American 700 2.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 111 0.3%
 Asian 1,010 2.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 17 0.0%
 Other Race 1,028 2.9%
 Two Or More Races 603 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner641,2011,7072,3042,0951,074623171
Renter5031,280841792460272325319
Total5672,4812,5483,0962,5551,346948490

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,442 53%
 Single Guardian 1,789 13%
 Singles 3,907 28%
 Singles With Roommate 893 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 9,557 68%
 Households with Kids 4,474 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male246239216246253229231253251216224219207220243250256195193195
Female232206235228237210215230221225233197227240221247234174152149
Total478445451474490439446483472441457416434460464497490369345344

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 53188 has a small 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 53188 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 53188 real estate data, the median home value of $217,100 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 53188 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 53188 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 53188 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 34,158 97.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 646 1.8%
 Juvenile Facilities 7 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 229 0.7%
 Other Institutional 11 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 144 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,173 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,066 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,792 32%
 Households Vacant 791 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 470 59%
 Rented & Unoccupied 16 2%
 For Sale Only 153 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 17 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 62 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 73 9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 298 6%
 1 Bedroom 1,727 35%
 2 Bedroom 2,180 44%
 3+ Bedroom 699 14%
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 $64,446 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 53188 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 53188 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 13,846 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,059 25%
 No Earnings 7,133 25%
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 13,846 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,059 25%
 No Earnings 7,133 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 17,078 91.8%
 Public transportation 215 1.2%
 Taxicab 6 0.0%
 Motorcycle 81 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 566 3.0%
 Worked at Home 660 3.5%
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 733 6%
 High School Graduate 6,166 51%
 Associate's degree 948 8%
 Bachelor's degree 2,947 24%
 Master's degree 960 8%
 Professional school degree 192 2%
 Doctorate degree 183 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,829 76.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,069 17.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 382 6.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 53188

ZIP Code 53188 is in the Waukesha School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 53188.

Summit View Elementary
2100 Summit Ave
Waukesha, WI 53188
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Waukesha School District
Bethesda Elementary
730 South University Dr
Waukesha, WI 53188
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Waukesha School District
Blair Elementary
301 Hyde Park Ave
Waukesha, WI 53188
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Waukesha School District
Butler Middle School
310 North Hine Ave
Waukesha, WI 53188
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Waukesha School District
Hawthorne Elementary
1111 Maitland Dr
Waukesha, WI 53188
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Waukesha School District
Lowell Elementary
140 North Grandview Blvd
Waukesha, WI 53188
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Waukesha School District
Meadowbrook Elementary
3130 Rolling Ridge Dr
Waukesha, WI 53188
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Waukesha School District
North High School
2222 Michigan Ave
Waukesha, WI 53188
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Waukesha School District
Mount Calvary Lutheran School
1941 Madison St
Waukesha, WI 53188
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Waukesha Christian Academy
W271s2470 Merrill Hills Rd
Waukesha, WI 53188
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Montessori School of Waukesha
2600 Summit Ave
Waukesha, WI 53188
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Waukesha Catholic - St William
444 N Moreland Blvd
Waukesha, WI 53188
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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