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ZIP Code 53211

Primary City:Milwaukee, WI (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Murray Hill|East Side
County: Milwaukee County
Timezone: Central (2:06am)
Area code: 414 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.07, -87.89
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 53211

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 53211. 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 53211. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 53211, 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:
Glendale, Shorewood, Whitefish Bay

Stats and Demographics for the 53211 ZIP Code

ZIP code 53211 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 53211 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is small. 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 53211 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 35,406
Population Density 9,078 people per sq mi
Housing Units 16,474
Median Home Value $287,000
Land Area 3.90 sq mi
Water Area 0.74 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 15,460
Median Household Income $50,619

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 26Male Median Age: 25Female Median Age: 27

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6615566322,0254,8091,719972827798833841877756483289260183190
Female5876046202,1644,1301,446918736837824954985833570334327350476
Total1,2481,1601,2524,1898,9393,1651,8901,5631,6351,6571,7951,8621,5891,053623587533666

Gender

 Male 17,711 50%
 Female 17,695 50%
Gender

Race

 White 31,772 89.7%
 Black Or African American 1,007 2.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 87 0.2%
 Asian 1,506 4.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 10 0.0%
 Other Race 265 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 759 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner504891,1071,4441,606769419204
Renter3,8952,384798659629333406268
Total3,9452,8731,9052,1032,2351,102825472

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,632 30%
 Single Guardian 1,231 8%
 Singles 5,680 37%
 Singles With Roommate 3,917 25%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 12,896 83%
 Households with Kids 2,564 17%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male136135127133121117114971071471271031221331191351444781,1491,197
Female129911271061051301261301131351161141371181321251385751,1941,121
Total2652262542392262472402272202822432172592512512602821,0532,3432,318

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 53211 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 53211 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 53211 real estate data, the median home value of $287,000 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 53211. Rentals in 53211 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 53211 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 32,381 91.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 4 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 176 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 2,798 7.9%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 47 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,373 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,715 10%
 Renter Occupied Households 9,372 57%
 Households Vacant 1,014 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 618 61%
 Rented & Unoccupied 32 3%
 For Sale Only 95 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 20 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 78 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 171 17%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 182 2%
 1 Bedroom 3,308 38%
 2 Bedroom 3,233 37%
 3+ Bedroom 1,987 23%
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 $50,619 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 53211 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. Residents in ZIP code 53211 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 53211 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 53211 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 11,244 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 13,919 45%
 No Earnings 6,093 19%
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 11,244 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 13,919 45%
 No Earnings 6,093 19%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 15,850 74.8%
 Public transportation 1,262 6.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 47 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 3,213 15.2%
 Worked at Home 812 3.8%
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 428 4%
 High School Graduate 2,658 27%
 Associate's degree 419 4%
 Bachelor's degree 2,893 30%
 Master's degree 1,758 18%
 Professional school degree 788 8%
 Doctorate degree 743 8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,123 80.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 681 17.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 67 1.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 53211

ZIP Code 53211 is in the Milwaukee School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 53211.

Hartford Avenue Elementary
2227 East Hartford Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Milwaukee School District
Maryland Montessori
2418 North Maryland Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Milwaukee School District
Atwater Elementary
2100 East Capitol Dr
Shorewood, WI 53211
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Shorewood School District
Lake Bluff Elementary
1600 East Lake Bluff Blvd
Shorewood, WI 53211
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Shorewood School District
Cumberland Elementary
4780 North Marlborough Dr
Whitefish Bay, WI 53211
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Whitefish Bay School District
Riverside High School
1615 East Locust St
Milwaukee, WI 53211
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Milwaukee School District
Shorewood High School
1701 East Capitol Dr
Shorewood, WI 53211
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Shorewood School District
Shorewood Intermediate
3830 North Morris Blvd
Shorewood, WI 53211
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Shorewood School District
New Horizons for Learning
1701 East Capitol Dr
Shorewood, WI 53211
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Shorewood School District
St Robert Elementary School
2200 E Capitol Dr
Shorewood, WI 53211
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Catholic East Elementary School
2461 N Murray Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Wisconsin Institute for Torah Study
3288 N Lake Dr
Milwaukee, WI 53211
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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