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ZIP Code 53715

Primary City:Madison, WI (View All Cities)
County: Dane County
Timezone: Central (3:39am)
Area code: 608 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.06, -89.40
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 53715

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 53715. 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 53715. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 53715, 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 53715 ZIP Code

ZIP code 53715 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 53715 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 53715 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,136
Population Density 10,032 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,893
Median Home Value $230,500
Land Area 1.21 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,748
Median Household Income $27,528

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 22Male Median Age: 22Female Median Age: 22

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male12393887063,1196382741931631682051891648151332120
Female113117749472,7584342431341291501641491458663442928
Total2362101621,6535,8771,072517327292318369338309167114775048

Gender

 Male 6,329 52%
 Female 5,807 48%
Gender

Race

 White 10,070 83.0%
 Black Or African American 420 3.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 64 0.5%
 Asian 1,120 9.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 142 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 317 2.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner141211672142051125926
Renter2,1987462132502651103612
Total2,2128673804644702229538

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 671 14%
 Single Guardian 314 7%
 Singles 1,755 37%
 Singles With Roommate 2,008 42%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,337 91%
 Households with Kids 411 9%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male32142625132211272018261321101411191035591,030
Female242423181925252919151811624207161647401,100
Total56384943324736563933442427343418352671,2992,130

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 53715 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 53715 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 53715 real estate data, the median home value of $230,500 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 53715. Rentals in 53715 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 53715 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,057 91.1%
 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 987 8.1%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 92 0.8%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 677 14%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 241 5%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,830 78%
 Households Vacant 145 3%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 96 66%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 3%
 For Sale Only 8 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 30 21%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 361 9%
 1 Bedroom 961 25%
 2 Bedroom 916 24%
 3+ Bedroom 1,643 42%
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 $27,528 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 53715 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

ZIP 53715 is unusual in that "Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. ZIP code 53715 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 53715 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. The commute in 53715 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 2,864 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,922 62%
 No Earnings 1,982 16%
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 2,864 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,922 62%
 No Earnings 1,982 16%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,005 39.1%
 Public transportation 901 11.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 56 0.7%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 3,504 45.6%
 Worked at Home 212 2.8%
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 151 6%
 High School Graduate 757 31%
 Associate's degree 202 8%
 Bachelor's degree 731 30%
 Master's degree 401 17%
 Professional school degree 91 4%
 Doctorate degree 76 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 397 72.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 86 15.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 68 12.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 53715

ZIP Code 53715 is in the Madison Metropolitan School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 53715.

Franklin Elementary
305 West Lakeside St
Madison, WI 53715
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Madison Metropolitan School District
St James Catholic School
1204 Saint James Ct
Madison, WI 53715
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Woodland Montessori School
1124 Colby St
Madison, WI 53715
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Horizon High School
29 S Mills St
Madison, WI 53715
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Private

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