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ZIP Code 53404

Primary City:Racine, WI (View All Cities)
County: Racine County
Timezone: Central (7:37am)
Area code: 262 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.75, -87.81
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 53404

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 53404. 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 53404. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 53404, 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 53404 ZIP Code

ZIP code 53404 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 53404 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 53404 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 15,658
Population Density 3,516 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,225
Median Home Value $121,400
Land Area 4.45 sq mi
Water Area 0.17 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,475
Median Household Income $31,341

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 31Male Median Age: 29Female Median Age: 33

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male70471064367684450649349745552151537528820415513310091
Female670616612543525561554451506532515429298217209154151205
Total1,3741,3261,2551,2191,3691,0671,0479489611,0531,030804586421364287251296

Gender

 Male 7,910 51%
 Female 7,748 49%
Gender

Race

 White 8,074 51.6%
 Black Or African American 4,389 28.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 123 0.8%
 Asian 73 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 2,353 15.0%
 Two Or More Races 642 4.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner26296472663538331277108
Renter2927365475373071819272
Total3181,0321,0191,200845512369180

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,960 36%
 Single Guardian 1,644 30%
 Singles 1,491 27%
 Singles With Roommate 380 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,327 61%
 Households with Kids 2,148 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male145124143138154138131131156118130131135129103125122161165180
Female13913312313911910713011814211613613012110910212390119109102
Total284257266277273245261249298234266261256238205248212280274282

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 53404 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 53404 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 53404 real estate data, the median home value of $121,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 53404 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 53404 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 53404 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 15,040 96%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 450 3%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 168 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,956 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 755 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,764 44%
 Households Vacant 750 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 431 57%
 Rented & Unoccupied 14 2%
 For Sale Only 121 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 19 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 11 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 154 21%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 164 6%
 1 Bedroom 648 22%
 2 Bedroom 1,111 38%
 3+ Bedroom 991 34%
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 $31,341 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 53404 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 53404 can expect to fall in that range. 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 3,682 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,859 26%
 No Earnings 4,617 41%
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 3,682 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,859 26%
 No Earnings 4,617 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,778 89.1%
 Public transportation 237 4.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 10 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 229 4.3%
 Worked at Home 108 2.0%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,289 29.3%
 High School Graduate 2,296 52.2%
 Associate's degree 268 6.1%
 Bachelor's degree 318 7.2%
 Master's degree 176 4.0%
 Professional school degree 38 0.9%
 Doctorate degree 15 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,082 82.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 326 8.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 317 8.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 53404

ZIP Code 53404 is in the 21st Century Preparatory School Agency School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 53404.

21st Century Preparatory School
1220 Mound Ave
Racine, WI 53404
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: 21st Century Preparatory School Agency School District
Gilmore Middle School
2330 Northwestern Ave
Racine, WI 53404
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Racine Unified School District
Jefferson Lighthouse Elementary
1722 West 6th St
Racine, WI 53404
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Racine Unified School District
Wadewitz Elementary
2700 Yout St
Racine, WI 53404
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Racine Unified School District
All District 4 Year Old Kindergarten
930 Martin Luther King Dr
Racine, WI 53404
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Racine Unified School District
Julian Thomas Elementary
930 Martin Luther King Dr
Racine, WI 53404
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Racine Unified School District
Racine Youthful Offender Warren Young High School
1501 Albert St
Racine, WI 53404
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wisconsin Department of Corrections School District
Horlick High School
2119 Rapids Dr
Racine, WI 53404
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Racine Unified School District
John Paul II Academy
2023 Northwestern Ave
Racine, WI 53404
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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