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ZIP Code 53210

Primary City:Milwaukee, WI (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Saint Joseph|West Side
County: Milwaukee County
Timezone: Central (6:52pm)
Area code: 414 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.07, -87.98
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 53210

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 53210. 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 53210. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 53210, 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:
Wauwatosa
Unacceptable:
Wawatosa

Stats and Demographics for the 53210 ZIP Code

ZIP code 53210 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 an extremely large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 53210 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 53210 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 28,126
Population Density 11,051 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,403
Median Home Value $117,300
Land Area 2.55 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,889
Median Household Income $31,149

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 29Male Median Age: 26Female Median Age: 31

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,3071,2311,3881,396921945858806812815751686445225146908538
Female1,3151,1871,3111,4301,0321,1521,1751,1509641,015984855635326227168132123
Total2,6222,4182,6992,8261,9532,0972,0331,9561,7761,8301,7351,5411,080551373258217161

Gender

 Male 12,945 46%
 Female 15,181 54%
Gender

Race

 White 5,274 18.8%
 Black Or African American 21,106 75.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 131 0.5%
 Asian 459 1.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.0%
 Other Race 350 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 799 2.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4553790197595339221276
Renter5181,5721,3591,15476426412839
Total5632,1092,2602,1291,717656340115

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,379 24%
 Single Guardian 4,198 42%
 Singles 2,704 27%
 Singles With Roommate 608 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,513 56%
 Households with Kids 4,376 44%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male274272248240246255219270241288255267292286303313286276218216
Female247274268232232224233251247244273273270251304305312273236241
Total521546516472478479452521488532528540562537607618598549454457

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 53210 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 53210 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 53210 real estate data, the median home value of $117,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 53210 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 53210 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 53210 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 27,872 99.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 193 0.7%
 Juvenile Facilities 8 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 53 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,330 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 761 7%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,798 51%
 Households Vacant 1,514 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 560 37.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 23 1.5%
 For Sale Only 169 11.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 47 3.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 12 0.8%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 702 46.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 126 2%
 1 Bedroom 827 14%
 2 Bedroom 2,744 48%
 3+ Bedroom 2,056 36%
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 $31,149 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 53210 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. ZIP code 53210 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 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 53210 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 6,453 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,654 25%
 No Earnings 7,440 40%
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 6,453 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,654 25%
 No Earnings 7,440 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,550 81.6%
 Public transportation 1,247 13.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 11 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 182 2.0%
 Worked at Home 262 2.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,284 20.1%
 High School Graduate 3,577 56.0%
 Associate's degree 361 5.7%
 Bachelor's degree 666 10.4%
 Master's degree 414 6.5%
 Professional school degree 64 1.0%
 Doctorate degree 23 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,348 71.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,456 19.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 710 9.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 53210

ZIP Code 53210 is in the Milwaukee College Preparatory School -- 36th Street Agency School District. There are 15 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 53210.

Milwaukee College Preparatory School -- 36th Stree
2449 North 36th St
Milwaukee, WI 53210
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Milwaukee College Preparatory School -- 36th Street Agency School District
Sixty-Eighth Street Early Childhood
6720 West Moltke Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53210
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Milwaukee School District
Clarke Street Elementary
2816 West Clarke St
Milwaukee, WI 53210
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Milwaukee School District
Sherman Elementary
5110 West Locust St
Milwaukee, WI 53210
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Milwaukee School District
Next Door Charter
2545 North 29th St
Milwaukee, WI 53210
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Milwaukee School District
Milwaukee French Immersion
2360 North 52nd St
Milwaukee, WI 53210
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Milwaukee School District
Milwaukee College Preparatory School -- 38th Stree
2623 North 38th St
Milwaukee, WI 53210
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Milwaukee School District
Felmers O Chaney Correctional Center
2825 North 30th St
Milwaukee, WI 53210
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wisconsin Department of Corrections School District
Whs Information Technology
2525 North Sherman Blvd
Milwaukee, WI 53210
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Milwaukee School District
St Catherine Elementary School
2647 N 51st St
Milwaukee, WI 53210
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Mother of Good Counsel
3001 N 68th St
Milwaukee, WI 53210
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Mt Calvary Lutheran School
2862 N 53rd St
Milwaukee, WI 53210
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Christian Faith Academy
2330 N 53rd St
Milwaukee, WI 53210
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Family Montessori School
5806 W Burleigh St
Milwaukee, WI 53210
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Sherman Park Lutheran School / Preschool
2703 N Sherman Blvd
Milwaukee, WI 53210
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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