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ZIP Code 53540

Primary City:Gotham, WI (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Richland County
Timezone: Central (2:42am)
Area code: 608 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.2237, -90.2935
ZIP (~100 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 53540

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 53540. 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 53540. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 53540, 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:
Gotham, WI

Stats and Demographics for the 53540 ZIP Code

ZIP code 53540 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 53540 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 a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 53540 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 169
Population Density 123 people per sq mi
Housing Units 81
Median Home Value $86,400
Land Area 1.37 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 70
Median Household Income $45,938

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male66611710459456342103
Female986344552576252121
Total1514121411149101191212594224

Gender

 Male 92 54%
 Female 77 46%
Gender

Race

 White 161 95.3%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.6%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 2.4%
 Two Or More Races 3 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner278712732
Renter54622201
Total71114914933

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 32 46%
 Single Guardian 10 14%
 Singles 23 33%
 Singles With Roommate 5 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 45 64%
 Households with Kids 25 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male11202111101320223131
Female32012112211112010200
Total43214223312432233331

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 53540 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 53540 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 53540 real estate data, the median home value of $86,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 53540 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 53540 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 169 100%
 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 38 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 10 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 22 27%
 Households Vacant 11 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 5 45%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 5 45%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 16 84%
 3+ Bedroom 3 16%
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 $45,938 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 53540 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 53540 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 65 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 29 19%
 No Earnings 55 37%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 65 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 29 19%
 No Earnings 55 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 91 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 10 16%
 High School Graduate 51 82%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 1 2%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 29 59%
 Enrolled in Private School 3 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 17 35%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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