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ZIP Code 53703

Primary City:Madison, WI (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Marquette|Isthmus
County: Dane County
Timezone: Central (9:55pm)
Area code: 608 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.08, -89.38
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 53703

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 53703. 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 53703. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 53703, 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:
Madison, WI

Stats and Demographics for the 53703 ZIP Code

ZIP code 53703 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 an extremely large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 53703 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 53703 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 27,958
Population Density 15,362 people per sq mi
Housing Units 15,128
Median Home Value $273,200
Land Area 1.82 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 14,051
Median Household Income $26,257

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 24Male Median Age: 25Female Median Age: 24

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1841321238266,2872,6831,32168749650349745434218189586067
Female1771301198416,1852,038896420296314336363266156947287178
Total3612622421,66712,4724,7212,2171,107792817833817608337183130147245

Gender

 Male 14,990 54%
 Female 12,968 46%
Gender

Race

 White 23,818 85.2%
 Black Or African American 1,289 4.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 82 0.3%
 Asian 1,703 6.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.0%
 Other Race 344 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 711 2.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner523773434155091809044
Renter5,7123,881849666518177114124
Total5,7644,2581,1921,0811,027357204168

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,414 10%
 Single Guardian 541 4%
 Singles 7,240 52%
 Singles With Roommate 4,856 35%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 13,423 96%
 Households with Kids 628 4%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male39393030332429222425282718253425281825571,318
Female4133342323332427232892430282624251646021,366
Total80726453565753494753375148536049533461,1592,684

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 53703 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 53703 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 53703 real estate data, the median home value of $273,200 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 53703. Rentals in 53703 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 53703 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 25,440 91.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 872 3.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 22 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 88 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1,161 4.2%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 375 1.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,580 10%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 430 3%
 Renter Occupied Households 12,041 80%
 Households Vacant 1,077 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 675 63%
 Rented & Unoccupied 43 4%
 For Sale Only 84 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 22 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 158 15%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 95 9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 2,134 18%
 1 Bedroom 4,548 39%
 2 Bedroom 2,687 23%
 3+ Bedroom 2,242 19%
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 $26,257 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 53703 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. ZIP code 53703 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 53703 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 53703 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 7,622 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 15,605 58%
 No Earnings 3,812 14%
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 7,622 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 15,605 58%
 No Earnings 3,812 14%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,364 39.8%
 Public transportation 3,179 17.2%
 Taxicab 40 0.2%
 Motorcycle 59 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 7,140 38.6%
 Worked at Home 710 3.8%
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 343 5%
 High School Graduate 2,058 29%
 Associate's degree 299 4%
 Bachelor's degree 2,432 35%
 Master's degree 1,181 17%
 Professional school degree 297 4%
 Doctorate degree 386 6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 788 74.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 88 8.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 186 17.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 53703

ZIP Code 53703 is in the Madison Metropolitan School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 53703.

Metro School
115 West Doty St
Madison, WI 53703
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Madison Metropolitan School District
Marquette Elementary
1501 Jenifer St
Madison, WI 53703
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Madison Metropolitan School District
O'Keeffe Middle School
510 South Thornton Ave
Madison, WI 53703
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Madison Metropolitan School District
Lapham Elementary
1045 East Dayton St
Madison, WI 53703
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Madison Metropolitan School District
Innovative & Alternative Middle School
1045 East Dayton St
Madison, WI 53703
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Madison Metropolitan School District
Work & Learning High School
545 West Dayton St
Madison, WI 53703
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Madison Metropolitan School District
Sapar Program High School
1501 Jenifer St
Madison, WI 53703
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Madison Metropolitan School District
Diploma Completion High School
545 West Dayton St
Madison, WI 53703
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Madison Metropolitan School District
Innovative & Alternative High School
1045 East Dayton St
Madison, WI 53703
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Madison Metropolitan School District

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