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ZIP Code 53222

Primary City:Milwaukee, WI (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Milwaukee
County: Milwaukee County
Timezone: Central (1:21pm)
Area code: 414 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.09, -88.04
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 53222

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 53222. 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 53222. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 53222, 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 53222 ZIP Code

ZIP code 53222 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 53222 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 small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 53222 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 25,165
Population Density 4,543 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,748
Median Home Value $148,800
Land Area 5.54 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,132
Median Household Income $52,390

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9397727506945709291,060876805788858737551328223251227223
Female9927867087156931,1051,212900880948985879651414343416436521
Total1,9311,5581,4581,4091,2632,0342,2721,7761,6851,7361,8431,6161,202742566667663744

Gender

 Male 11,581 46%
 Female 13,584 54%
Gender

Race

 White 17,649 70.1%
 Black Or African American 5,571 22.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 126 0.5%
 Asian 744 3.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 15 0.1%
 Other Race 270 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 790 3.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner711,4461,4521,5601,385685773435
Renter280837615657471196141128
Total3512,2832,0672,2171,856881914563

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,409 40%
 Single Guardian 2,061 19%
 Singles 3,918 35%
 Singles With Roommate 744 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,876 71%
 Households with Kids 3,256 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1851931881681611561431411711681521451451401641601371419289
Female214208180180155177157144153141139143149136146143137154135142
Total399401368348316333300285324309291288294276310303274295227231

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 53222 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 53222 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 53222 real estate data, the median home value of $148,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 53222 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 53222 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 53222 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 24,822 98.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 52 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 105 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 137 0.5%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 49 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,760 49%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,047 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,325 28%
 Households Vacant 616 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 191 31%
 Rented & Unoccupied 12 2%
 For Sale Only 166 27%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 36 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 196 32%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 8 0.3%
 1 Bedroom 696 22.6%
 2 Bedroom 1,799 58.3%
 3+ Bedroom 581 18.8%
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 $52,390 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 53222 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 53222 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 9,141 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,742 28%
 No Earnings 5,948 29%
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 9,141 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,742 28%
 No Earnings 5,948 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,971 90.3%
 Public transportation 536 4.0%
 Taxicab 52 0.4%
 Motorcycle 53 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 381 2.9%
 Worked at Home 266 2.0%
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 589 7%
 High School Graduate 4,166 49%
 Associate's degree 764 9%
 Bachelor's degree 2,037 24%
 Master's degree 558 7%
 Professional school degree 208 2%
 Doctorate degree 126 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,823 61.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,184 25.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 587 12.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 53222

ZIP Code 53222 is in the Milwaukee School District. There are 17 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 53222.

Milwaukee School of Languages
8400 West Burleigh St
Milwaukee, WI 53222
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Milwaukee School District
Capitol West Academy
3939 North 88th St
Milwaukee, WI 53222
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Capitol West Academy Agency
Eighty-First Street Elementary
2964 North 81st St
Milwaukee, WI 53222
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Milwaukee School District
Milwaukee German Immersion
3778 North 82nd St
Milwaukee, WI 53222
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Milwaukee School District
Ninety-Fifth Street Elementary
3707 North 94th St
Milwaukee, WI 53222
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Milwaukee School District
Eisenhower Elementary
11600 West Center St
Wauwatosa, WI 53222
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wauwatosa School District
Whitman Middle School
11100 West Center St
Wauwatosa, WI 53222
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Wauwatosa School District
West High School
11400 West Center St
Wauwatosa, WI 53222
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wauwatosa School District
Divine Savior Holy Angels High School
4257 N 100th St
Milwaukee, WI 53222
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
St Margaret Mary School
3950 N 92nd St
Milwaukee, WI 53222
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Northwest Lutheran School
4119 N 81st St
Milwaukee, WI 53222
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Milwaukee Lutheran High School
9700 W Grantosa Dr
Milwaukee, WI 53222
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Mt Lebanon Evangelical Lutheran School
8444 W Melvina
Milwaukee, WI 53222
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Rose Youth & Family Center School
3801 N 88th St
Milwaukee, WI 53222
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Private
Lutheran Special School & Education Services
9700 W Grantosa Dr
Milwaukee, WI 53222
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Joseph Grade School
2750 N 122nd St
Wauwatosa, WI 53222
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Grace Christian School
9900 W Capitol Dr
Milwaukee, WI 53222
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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