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ZIP Code 53214

Primary City:Milwaukee, WI (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Milwaukee
County: Milwaukee County
Timezone: Central (8:18pm)
Area code: 414 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.02, -88.01
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 53214

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 53214. 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 53214. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 53214, 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:
W Milwaukee, West Allis, West Milwaukee

Stats and Demographics for the 53214 ZIP Code

ZIP code 53214 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 53214 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 small number of families and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 53214 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 34,725
Population Density 4,775 people per sq mi
Housing Units 16,929
Median Home Value $137,800
Land Area 7.27 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 15,688
Median Household Income $42,199

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,2821,0419739041,0771,7351,6291,2761,0801,2881,3131,171836503333326247230
Female1,1609819338811,2021,7241,4891,0861,0411,2621,2871,095825570451481440573
Total2,4422,0221,9061,7852,2793,4593,1182,3622,1212,5502,6002,2661,6611,073784807687803

Gender

 Male 17,244 50%
 Female 17,481 50%
Gender

Race

 White 28,951 83.4%
 Black Or African American 1,731 5.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 410 1.2%
 Asian 624 1.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.0%
 Other Race 1,707 4.9%
 Two Or More Races 1,294 3.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1221,4141,5191,8901,610811704256
Renter6002,0951,1681,2981,006484375336
Total7223,5092,6873,1882,6161,2951,079592

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,205 33%
 Single Guardian 2,920 19%
 Singles 6,061 39%
 Singles With Roommate 1,502 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 11,485 73%
 Households with Kids 4,203 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male257291246240203222199214203187221191189185197164218160165178
Female257217254183195210169195212194212172162193202190177157155192
Total514508500423398432368409415381433363351378399354395317320370

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 53214 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 53214 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 53214 real estate data, the median home value of $137,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 53214 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 53214 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 53214 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 34,440 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 6 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 165 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 114 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,044 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,282 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,362 43%
 Households Vacant 1,241 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 592 47.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 20 1.6%
 For Sale Only 215 17.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 30 2.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 41 3.3%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 342 27.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 370 5%
 1 Bedroom 2,437 31%
 2 Bedroom 3,519 45%
 3+ Bedroom 1,471 19%
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 $42,199 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 53214 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. More commuters in 53214 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 12,418 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,160 26%
 No Earnings 8,467 30%
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 12,418 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,160 26%
 No Earnings 8,467 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 15,960 91.4%
 Public transportation 605 3.5%
 Taxicab 17 0.1%
 Motorcycle 89 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 426 2.4%
 Worked at Home 370 2.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 1,502 12.5%
 High School Graduate 7,213 60.1%
 Associate's degree 897 7.5%
 Bachelor's degree 1,873 15.6%
 Master's degree 368 3.1%
 Professional school degree 103 0.9%
 Doctorate degree 41 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,488 74.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 936 15.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 624 10.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 53214

ZIP Code 53214 is in the Milwaukee School District. There are 15 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 53214.

St Charles Youth & Family Ex Ed
151 South 84th St
Milwaukee, WI 53214
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Milwaukee School District
St Charles Behav Reassign Success Academy
151 South 84th St
Milwaukee, WI 53214
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Milwaukee School District
Burbank Elementary
6035 West Adler St
Milwaukee, WI 53214
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Milwaukee School District
West Milwaukee Intermediate
5104 West Greenfield Ave
West Milwaukee, WI 53214
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: West Allis-West Milwaukee School District
Madison Elementary
1117 South 104th St
West Allis, WI 53214
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Allis-West Milwaukee School District
Pershing Elementary
1330 South 47th St
West Milwaukee, WI 53214
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Allis-West Milwaukee School District
Walker Elementary
900 South 119th St
West Allis, WI 53214
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Allis-West Milwaukee School District
Wilson Elementary
8710 West Orchard St
West Allis, WI 53214
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Allis-West Milwaukee School District
Horace Mann Elementary
6213 West Lapham St
West Allis, WI 53214
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Allis-West Milwaukee School District
Lincoln Intermediate
7815 West Lapham St
West Allis, WI 53214
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: West Allis-West Milwaukee School District
St Charles Intensive Day Treatment
151 South 84th St
Milwaukee, WI 53214
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Milwaukee School District
West Allis-West Milwaukee Learning Center
1135 South 70th St
West Allis, WI 53214
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: West Allis-West Milwaukee School District
Mary Queen of Saints Catholic Academy-Greenfield
1435 S 92nd St
West Allis, WI 53214
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Good Shepherds Lutheran School
1337 S 100th St
West Allis, WI 53214
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Southside Baptist School
1522 S 72nd St
West Allis, WI 53214
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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