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ZIP Code 53207

Primary City:Milwaukee, WI (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Southeast Side
County: Milwaukee County
Timezone: Central (7:34am)
Area code: 414 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.97, -87.90
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 53207

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 53207. 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 53207. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 53207, 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:
Milwaukee, WI
Acceptable:
Bay View
Unacceptable:
Bayview, Saint Francis, St Francis

Stats and Demographics for the 53207 ZIP Code

ZIP code 53207 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 53207 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 an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 53207 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 35,149
Population Density 3,575 people per sq mi
Housing Units 17,038
Median Home Value $153,900
Land Area 9.83 sq mi
Water Area 1.62 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 15,960
Median Household Income $53,646

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,2029509178571,0431,6871,7951,4421,3201,3141,2751,245938474358298248173
Female1,0999497597841,1071,8771,7341,3071,1621,2171,3401,195891601455421371344
Total2,3011,8991,6761,6412,1503,5643,5292,7492,4822,5312,6152,4401,8291,075813719619517

Gender

 Male 17,536 50%
 Female 17,613 50%
Gender

Race

 White 30,232 86.0%
 Black Or African American 939 2.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 427 1.2%
 Asian 518 1.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 29 0.1%
 Other Race 1,773 5.0%
 Two Or More Races 1,231 3.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner741,4841,9342,0742,0781,000774329
Renter5642,2071,1581,02268429919683
Total6383,6913,0923,0962,7621,299970412

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,821 36%
 Single Guardian 2,559 16%
 Singles 5,630 35%
 Singles With Roommate 1,950 12%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 12,049 75%
 Households with Kids 3,911 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male234222234243231165192181181198162185172200152202192160151170
Female241221221189189204184195177165169151150124147141183164149182
Total475443455432420369376376358363331336322324299343375324300352

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 53207 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 53207 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 53207 real estate data, the median home value of $153,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 53207 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 53207 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 53207 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 35,053 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 23 0.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 73 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,249 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,498 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,213 36%
 Households Vacant 1,078 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 424 39%
 Rented & Unoccupied 19 2%
 For Sale Only 188 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 38 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 46 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 363 34%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 114 2%
 1 Bedroom 1,536 24%
 2 Bedroom 3,063 48%
 3+ Bedroom 1,624 26%
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 $53,646 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 53207 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. More commuters in 53207 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 14,696 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,696 26%
 No Earnings 6,952 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 14,696 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,696 26%
 No Earnings 6,952 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 18,304 89.4%
 Public transportation 849 4.1%
 Taxicab 7 0.0%
 Motorcycle 72 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 747 3.6%
 Worked at Home 495 2.4%
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 1,191 9%
 High School Graduate 6,626 52%
 Associate's degree 1,015 8%
 Bachelor's degree 2,899 23%
 Master's degree 602 5%
 Professional school degree 201 2%
 Doctorate degree 193 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,579 76.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,111 18.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 333 5.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 53207

ZIP Code 53207 is in the Milwaukee School District. There are 18 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 53207.

Bay View Middle and High School
2751 South Lenox St
Milwaukee, WI 53207
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Milwaukee School District
Wisconsin Career Academy
4801 South 2nd St
Milwaukee, WI 53207
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Milwaukee School District
Wings Academy
357 East Howard Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53207
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Milwaukee School District
Downtown Montessori
2507 South Graham St
Milwaukee, WI 53207
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Downtown Montessori Agency School District
Burdick Elementary
4348 South Griffin Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53207
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Milwaukee School District
Clement Avenue Elementary
3666 South Clement Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53207
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Milwaukee School District
Dover Street Elementary
2969 South Howell Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53207
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Milwaukee School District
Fernwood Montessori
3239 South Pennsylvania Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53207
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Milwaukee School District
Humboldt Park Elementary
3230 South Adams Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53207
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Milwaukee School District
Riley Elementary
2424 South 4th St
Milwaukee, WI 53207
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Milwaukee School District
Trowbridge Street Elementary
1943 East Trowbridge St
Milwaukee, WI 53207
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Milwaukee School District
Whittier Elementary
4382 South 3rd St
Milwaukee, WI 53207
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Milwaukee School District
Tippecanoe Elementary
2969 South Howell Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53207
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Milwaukee School District
Howard Avenue Montessori School
357 East Howard Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53207
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Milwaukee School District
St Thomas Aquinas Academy
341 E Norwich St
Milwaukee, WI 53207
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Thomas More High School
2601 E Morgan Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53207
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
St Lucas Evangelical Lutheran School
648 E Dover St
Milwaukee, WI 53207
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Milwaukee Academy
9501 Water Town Plank Rd
Milwaukee, WI 53207
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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