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ZIP Code 53403

Primary City:Racine, WI (View All Cities)
County: Racine County
Timezone: Central (10:25pm)
Area code: 262 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.69, -87.83
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 53403

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 53403. 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 53403. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 53403, 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:
Racine, WI
Acceptable:
Mount Pleasant, Mt Pleasant

Stats and Demographics for the 53403 ZIP Code

ZIP code 53403 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 slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 53403 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 large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 53403 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 27,432
Population Density 2,877 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,875
Median Home Value $125,800
Land Area 9.53 sq mi
Water Area 3.75 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,449
Median Household Income $36,979

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,1121,0051,0081,0741,0389859678778721,005974828650411288232167127
Female1,0259739979779271,0129058708579751,030816669496392320270301
Total2,1371,9782,0052,0511,9651,9971,8721,7471,7291,9802,0041,6441,319907680552437428

Gender

 Male 13,620 50%
 Female 13,812 50%
Gender

Race

 White 15,148 55.2%
 Black Or African American 7,273 26.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 110 0.4%
 Asian 249 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 16 0.1%
 Other Race 3,585 13.1%
 Two Or More Races 1,051 3.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner636529401,3591,279767528199
Renter4901,162885918607294195111
Total5531,8141,8252,2771,8861,061723310

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,872 37%
 Single Guardian 2,663 25%
 Singles 3,222 31%
 Singles With Roommate 692 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,829 65%
 Households with Kids 3,620 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male213252213211195212215187196170206209204219190218238213215224
Female207190217199188191184201209206214198198181192194202210179189
Total420442430410383403399388405376420407402400382412440423394413

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 53403 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 53403 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 53403 real estate data, the median home value of $125,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 53403 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 53403 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 53403 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 26,604 97.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 666 2.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 3 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 54 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 105 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,178 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,609 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,662 39%
 Households Vacant 1,426 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 654 46%
 Rented & Unoccupied 19 1%
 For Sale Only 224 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 23 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 110 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 396 28%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 290 6%
 1 Bedroom 1,176 24%
 2 Bedroom 1,942 40%
 3+ Bedroom 1,448 30%
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 $36,979 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 53403 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 53403 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 8,188 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,399 25%
 No Earnings 7,763 36%
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 8,188 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,399 25%
 No Earnings 7,763 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,377 89.0%
 Public transportation 493 4.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 16 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 445 3.8%
 Worked at Home 325 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 1,878 22.5%
 High School Graduate 4,592 54.9%
 Associate's degree 587 7.0%
 Bachelor's degree 782 9.4%
 Master's degree 387 4.6%
 Professional school degree 74 0.9%
 Doctorate degree 62 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,029 79.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 786 12.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 508 8.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 53403

ZIP Code 53403 is in the Racine Unified School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 53403.

Fine Arts Elementary
815 De Koven Ave
Racine, WI 53403
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Racine Unified School District
Jones Elementary
3300 Chicory Rd
Racine, WI 53403
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Racine Unified School District
Mitchell Elementary
2713 Drexel Ave
Racine, WI 53403
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Racine Unified School District
Mitchell Middle School
2701 Drexel Ave
Racine, WI 53403
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Racine Unified School District
Walden III Middle School
1012 Center St
Racine, WI 53403
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Racine Unified School District
Racine Early Education Center
2015 Franklin St
Racine, WI 53403
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Racine Unified School District
Park High School
1901 12th St
Racine, WI 53403
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Racine Unified School District
Walden III High School
1012 Center St
Racine, WI 53403
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Racine Unified School District
St Catherines High School
1200 Park Ave
Racine, WI 53403
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
St Lucy School
3035 Drexel Ave
Racine, WI 53403
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Racine Montessori School
2317 Howe St
Racine, WI 53403
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Wisconsin Lutheran School
734 Villa St
Racine, WI 53403
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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