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ZIP Code 53517

Primary City:Blue Mounds, WI (View All Cities)
County: Dane County
Timezone: Central (1:45am)
Area code: 608 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.0, -89.8
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 53517

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 53517. 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 53517. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 53517, 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:
Blue Mounds, WI

Stats and Demographics for the 53517 ZIP Code

ZIP code 53517 is located in south Wisconsin and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 53517 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 53517 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,752
Population Density 40 people per sq mi
Housing Units 714
Median Home Value $238,900
Land Area 44.31 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 676
Median Household Income $69,034

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4762764827304842679089936937181386
Female546079533134535359108877255261913188
Total1011221551015864101951261981761651246337262614

Gender

 Male 870 50%
 Female 882 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,711 97.7%
 Black Or African American 6 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.2%
 Asian 10 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 10 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 12 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner35010317716357299
Renter72212278441
Total1072115204171613310

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 429 63%
 Single Guardian 75 11%
 Singles 132 20%
 Singles With Roommate 40 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 450 67%
 Households with Kids 226 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male51210151014141113132016121571211996
Female1310111313912917181524157819101067
Total1822212823232620303135402722153121191513

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 53517 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 53517 were primarily built in the 1990s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 53517 real estate data, the median home value of $238,900 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 53517. Rentals in 53517 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 53517 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,752 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 429 60%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 162 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 85 12%
 Households Vacant 38 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 7 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 14 37%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 13 34%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 23 23%
 2 Bedroom 19 19%
 3+ Bedroom 59 58%
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 $69,034 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 53517 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 53517 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 53517. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 567 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 399 32%
 No Earnings 291 23%
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 567 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 399 32%
 No Earnings 291 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 733 86%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 9 1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 17 2%
 Worked at Home 93 11%
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 36 6%
 High School Graduate 341 54%
 Associate's degree 48 8%
 Bachelor's degree 131 21%
 Master's degree 38 6%
 Professional school degree 20 3%
 Doctorate degree 14 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 341 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 54 13%
 Not Enrolled in School 27 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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