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ZIP Code 53543

Primary City:Highland, WI (View All Cities)
County: Iowa County
Timezone: Central (1:03am)
Area code: 608 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.1, -90.4
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 53543

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 53543. 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 53543. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 53543, 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:
Highland, WI

Stats and Demographics for the 53543 ZIP Code

ZIP code 53543 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 53543 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 small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 53543 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,641
Population Density 21 people per sq mi
Housing Units 744
Median Home Value $154,100
Land Area 79.49 sq mi
Water Area 0.33 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 656
Median Household Income $52,039

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male585152464346426735826983592924311511
Female495659413333365147786366533631221826
Total10710711187767978118821601321491126555533337

Gender

 Male 843 51%
 Female 798 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,603 97.7%
 Black Or African American 3 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.4%
 Asian 5 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 23 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner25081144131585825
Renter15171620178104
Total176797164148666829

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 404 62%
 Single Guardian 54 8%
 Singles 167 25%
 Singles With Roommate 31 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 465 71%
 Households with Kids 191 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male12912191114127718101077153128810
Female81113691312139111281315714144210
Total2020252520272420162922182022221726121020

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 53543 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 53543 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 53543 real estate data, the median home value of $154,100 is slightly less than average 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 53543. Rentals in 53543 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 53543 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,633 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 8 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 326 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 223 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 107 14%
 Households Vacant 88 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 13 15%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 15 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 50 57%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 10 11%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 5 4%
 1 Bedroom 35 27%
 2 Bedroom 37 28%
 3+ Bedroom 54 41%
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 $52,039 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 53543 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 53543 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 537 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 386 31%
 No Earnings 311 25%
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 537 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 386 31%
 No Earnings 311 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 700 87.5%
 Public transportation 4 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 7 0.9%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 39 4.9%
 Worked at Home 50 6.3%
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 36 6.2%
 High School Graduate 400 68.7%
 Associate's degree 52 8.9%
 Bachelor's degree 64 11.0%
 Master's degree 22 3.8%
 Professional school degree 5 0.9%
 Doctorate degree 3 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 282 83.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 39 11.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 18 5.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 53543

ZIP Code 53543 is in the Highland School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 53543.

Highland Community Elementary
1030 Cardinal Dr
Highland, WI 53543
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Highland School District
Highland Community Middle School
1030 Cardinal Dr
Highland, WI 53543
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Highland School District
Highland Community High School
1030 Cardinal Dr
Highland, WI 53543
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Highland School District

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