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ZIP Code 53219

Primary City:Milwaukee, WI (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Southwest Side
County: Milwaukee County
Timezone: Central (6:19pm)
Area code: 414 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.00, -87.99
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 53219

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 53219. 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 53219. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 53219, 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:
Greenfield, W Milwaukee, West Allis, West Milwaukee

Stats and Demographics for the 53219 ZIP Code

ZIP code 53219 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 53219 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 a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 53219 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 33,880
Population Density 6,849 people per sq mi
Housing Units 16,144
Median Home Value $147,100
Land Area 4.95 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 15,226
Median Household Income $46,175

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,2541,0339158529351,4931,4231,1801,1591,2591,2471,109828512357341337302
Female1,1039548558241,0271,4781,3051,1051,0351,2631,3111,155915663568567560656
Total2,3571,9871,7701,6761,9622,9712,7282,2852,1942,5222,5582,2641,7431,175925908897958

Gender

 Male 16,536 49%
 Female 17,344 51%
Gender

Race

 White 29,102 85.9%
 Black Or African American 1,162 3.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 362 1.1%
 Asian 585 1.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 9 0.0%
 Other Race 1,672 4.9%
 Two Or More Races 988 2.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1121,5731,7032,0631,8411,018964493
Renter4601,3529061,017747419354204
Total5722,9252,6093,0802,5881,4371,318697

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,791 38%
 Single Guardian 2,645 17%
 Singles 5,607 37%
 Singles With Roommate 1,183 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 11,188 73%
 Households with Kids 4,038 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male252259241232215214198189217207182171181174176188169175144159
Female232228236187219194171188182160191154160190182167199135141160
Total484487477419434408369377399367373325341364358355368310285319

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 53219 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 53219 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 53219 real estate data, the median home value of $147,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 53219 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 53219 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 53219 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 33,617 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 127 0.4%
 Other Institutional 8 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 128 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,041 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,726 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,459 34%
 Households Vacant 918 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 423 46%
 Rented & Unoccupied 26 3%
 For Sale Only 155 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 31 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 33 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 250 27%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 188 3%
 1 Bedroom 2,185 37%
 2 Bedroom 2,759 46%
 3+ Bedroom 828 14%
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 $46,175 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 53219 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 53219 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 53219 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 12,676 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,302 25%
 No Earnings 8,748 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 12,676 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,302 25%
 No Earnings 8,748 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 16,547 92.7%
 Public transportation 706 4.0%
 Taxicab 18 0.1%
 Motorcycle 69 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 283 1.6%
 Worked at Home 230 1.3%
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 1,484 12.0%
 High School Graduate 6,949 56.2%
 Associate's degree 1,444 11.7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,812 14.7%
 Master's degree 536 4.3%
 Professional school degree 109 0.9%
 Doctorate degree 26 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,191 72.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 893 15.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 693 12.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 53219

ZIP Code 53219 is in the Milwaukee School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 53219.

Fairview Elementary
6500 West Kinnickinnic River P
Milwaukee, WI 53219
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Milwaukee School District
Milwaukee Spanish Immersion
2765 South 55th St
Milwaukee, WI 53219
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Milwaukee School District
Jefferson Elementary
7229 West Becher St
West Allis, WI 53219
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Allis-West Milwaukee School District
Longfellow Elementary
2211 South 60th St
West Allis, WI 53219
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Allis-West Milwaukee School District
St Gregory the Great School
3132 S 63rd St
Milwaukee, WI 53219
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Pauls Lutheran School
7821 W Lincoln Ave
West Allis, WI 53219
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Sava Orthodox School
3201 S 51st St
Milwaukee, WI 53219
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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