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ZIP Code 53189

Primary City:Waukesha, WI (View All Cities)
County: Waukesha County
Timezone: Central (5:42am)
Area code: 262 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.9, -88.3
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 53189

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 53189. 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 53189. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 53189, 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

Stats and Demographics for the 53189 ZIP Code

ZIP code 53189 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 53189 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 extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 53189 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 26,228
Population Density 554 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,018
Median Home Value $263,200
Land Area 47.37 sq mi
Water Area 0.99 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,665
Median Household Income $77,761

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
Male8819831,0079566317027858289141,0811,1731,03184856325620112076
Female8598869478956557097998031,0151,2541,1651,047833516290230169120
Total1,7401,8691,9541,8511,2861,4111,5841,6311,9292,3352,3382,0781,6811,079546431289196

Gender

 Male 13,036 50%
 Female 13,192 50%
Gender

Race

 White 24,091 91.9%
 Black Or African American 422 1.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 85 0.3%
 Asian 678 2.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.0%
 Other Race 521 2.0%
 Two Or More Races 424 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner367491,4562,1741,92989240385
Renter2345593733312171058042
Total2701,3081,8292,5052,146997483127

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,417 66%
 Single Guardian 1,202 12%
 Singles 1,605 17%
 Singles With Roommate 441 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,001 62%
 Households with Kids 3,664 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male169164215185199212195197180218195182232180207248199175127109
Female166169181182175175177177182194211178178186201222205152115110
Total335333396367374387372374362412406360410366408470404327242219

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 53189 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 53189 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 53189 real estate data, the median home value of $263,200 is high 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 53189. Rentals in 53189 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 53189 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 26,180 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 12 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 36 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,946 59%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,778 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,941 19%
 Households Vacant 353 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 139 39%
 Rented & Unoccupied 16 5%
 For Sale Only 98 28%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 37 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 54 15%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 17 1%
 1 Bedroom 445 23%
 2 Bedroom 925 48%
 3+ Bedroom 539 28%
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 $77,761 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 53189 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 53189 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 9,188 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,134 30%
 No Earnings 5,184 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 9,188 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,134 30%
 No Earnings 5,184 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,594 93.5%
 Public transportation 84 0.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 96 0.7%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 110 0.8%
 Worked at Home 585 4.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 53189 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 322 4%
 High School Graduate 4,131 49%
 Associate's degree 805 10%
 Bachelor's degree 2,188 26%
 Master's degree 727 9%
 Professional school degree 152 2%
 Doctorate degree 93 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,244 77.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 820 15.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 382 7.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 53189

ZIP Code 53189 is in the Waukesha School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 53189.

Prairie Elementary
1801 Center Rd
Waukesha, WI 53189
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Waukesha School District
Rose Glen Elementary
W273s3845 Brookhill Dr
Waukesha, WI 53189
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Waukesha School District
West High School
3301 Saylesville Rd
Waukesha, WI 53189
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Waukesha School District

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