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ZIP Code 53520

Primary City:Brodhead, WI (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (8:26pm)
Coordinates:42.6, -89.4
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 53520

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 53520. 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 53520. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 53520, 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:
Brodhead, WI

Stats and Demographics for the 53520 ZIP Code

ZIP code 53520 is located in south Wisconsin and covers a slightly higher 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 53520 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 slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 53520 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,810
Population Density 55 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,894
Median Home Value $148,300
Land Area 122.91 sq mi
Water Area 0.74 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,665
Median Household Income $52,150

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male178219236261162162190202249260289232219173109984558
Female19021325324514116417919325426830323121317313010793118
Total368432489506303326369395503528592463432346239205138176

Gender

 Male 3,342 49%
 Female 3,468 51%
Gender

Race

 White 6,604 97.0%
 Black Or African American 12 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 20 0.3%
 Asian 38 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 91 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 45 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2320736450946829418370
Renter44112939649505449
Total67319457605517344237119

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,565 59%
 Single Guardian 344 13%
 Singles 608 23%
 Singles With Roommate 148 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,820 68%
 Households with Kids 845 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3933364150444545353948425453475661613635
Female2845354742364241525243445856514853534034
Total677871889280878687919186112109981041141147669

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 53520 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 53520 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 53520 real estate data, the median home value of $148,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 53520. Rentals in 53520 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 53520 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,747 99.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 33 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 30 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,449 50%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 669 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 547 19%
 Households Vacant 229 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 32 14%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 33 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 18 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 84 37%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 60 26%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 42 7%
 1 Bedroom 92 15%
 2 Bedroom 195 33%
 3+ Bedroom 269 45%
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 $52,150 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 53520 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. Most commuters in 53520 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,215 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,643 31%
 No Earnings 1,486 28%
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 2,215 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,643 31%
 No Earnings 1,486 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,094 90.4%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 3 0.1%
 Motorcycle 8 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 141 4.1%
 Worked at Home 176 5.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 158 7.2%
 High School Graduate 1,492 67.9%
 Associate's degree 177 8.1%
 Bachelor's degree 231 10.5%
 Master's degree 104 4.7%
 Professional school degree 29 1.3%
 Doctorate degree 6 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,263 90.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 32 2.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 106 7.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 53520

ZIP Code 53520 is in the Brodhead School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 53520.

Ronald R Albrecht Elementary
1400 21st St
Brodhead, WI 53520
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brodhead School District
Brodhead Middle School
2100 West 9th Ave
Brodhead, WI 53520
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Brodhead School District
Brodhead High School
2501 West 5th Ave
Brodhead, WI 53520
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Brodhead School District

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