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ZIP Code 53527

Primary City:Cottage Grove, WI (View All Cities)
County: Dane County
Timezone: Central (11:52am)
Area code: 608 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.1, -89.2
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 53527

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 53527. 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 53527. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 53527, 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:
Cottage Grove, WI

Stats and Demographics for the 53527 ZIP Code

ZIP code 53527 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 53527 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 extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 53527 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,963
Population Density 277 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,739
Median Home Value $244,200
Land Area 35.94 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,625
Median Household Income $82,285

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male35043745735620822431040043144541032624314881664436
Female31841042235616025333337847245838834821716693696387
Total668847879712368477643778903903798674460314174135107123

Gender

 Male 4,972 50%
 Female 4,991 50%
Gender

Race

 White 9,309 93.4%
 Black Or African American 179 1.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 20 0.2%
 Asian 202 2.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 83 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 170 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1731974981859725010324
Renter4119014810762506882
Total58509897925659300171106

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,324 64%
 Single Guardian 439 12%
 Singles 650 18%
 Singles With Roommate 212 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,114 58%
 Households with Kids 1,511 42%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male686765867010597877810695877891917968734540
Female5271646867807598908894887874708595574929
Total1201381291541371851721851681941891751561651611641631309469

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 53527 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 53527 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 53527 real estate data, the median home value of $244,200 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 53527. Rentals in 53527 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 53527 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,963 100%
 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 2,419 65%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 458 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 748 20%
 Households Vacant 114 3%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 50 44%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 3%
 For Sale Only 32 28%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 21 18%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 65 11%
 1 Bedroom 174 28%
 2 Bedroom 219 36%
 3+ Bedroom 157 26%
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 $82,285 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 53527 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 53527 can expect to fall in that range. 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 4,447 57%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,964 25%
 No Earnings 1,412 18%
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 4,447 57%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,964 25%
 No Earnings 1,412 18%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,730 95.7%
 Public transportation 19 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 98 1.6%
 Worked at Home 139 2.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 53527 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 131 4%
 High School Graduate 1,541 45%
 Associate's degree 420 12%
 Bachelor's degree 786 23%
 Master's degree 312 9%
 Professional school degree 127 4%
 Doctorate degree 118 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,041 82.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 281 11.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 145 5.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 53527

ZIP Code 53527 is in the Monona Grove School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 53527.

Taylor Prairie Elementary
900 North Parkview St
Cottage Grove, WI 53527
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Monona Grove School District
Cottage Grove Elementary
470 North Main St
Cottage Grove, WI 53527
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Monona Grove School District
Glacial Drumlin School
801 Damascus Tr
Cottage Grove, WI 53527
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Monona Grove School District
Together 4 Kids School
900 North Parkview St
Cottage Grove, WI 53527
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Monona Grove School District

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