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ZIP Code 53717

Primary City:Madison, WI (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Far West Side
County: Dane County
Timezone: Central (12:06pm)
Area code: 608 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.07, -89.52
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 53717

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 53717. 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 53717. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 53717, 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 53717 ZIP Code

ZIP code 53717 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 53717 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 large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 53717 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,962
Population Density 3,279 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,082
Median Home Value $264,700
Land Area 3.65 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,713
Median Household Income $70,765

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male32034933729635268741236031734840443336522014612610961
Female374281299285469672419334328443492519423288229186172107
Total6946306365818211,359831694645791896952788508375312281168

Gender

 Male 5,642 47%
 Female 6,320 53%
Gender

Race

 White 9,393 78.5%
 Black Or African American 575 4.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 24 0.2%
 Asian 1,497 12.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 164 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 307 2.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1227140974988745431780
Renter3841,04539224119512010453
Total3961,3168019901,082574421133

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,530 44%
 Single Guardian 556 10%
 Singles 2,125 37%
 Singles With Roommate 502 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,355 76%
 Households with Kids 1,358 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6963666075646774697559685877657173592829
Female7673756366625246554647686969477181523439
Total1451361411231411261191201241211061361271461121421541116268

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 53717 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 53717 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 53717 real estate data, the median home value of $264,700 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 53717 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 53717 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 53717 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,948 99.9%
 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 14 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,296 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 883 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,534 42%
 Households Vacant 369 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 179 49%
 Rented & Unoccupied 29 8%
 For Sale Only 59 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 69 19%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 24 7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 148 5%
 1 Bedroom 1,032 37%
 2 Bedroom 1,353 48%
 3+ Bedroom 289 10%
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 $70,765 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 53717 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 53717 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 4,806 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,899 30%
 No Earnings 2,055 21%
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 4,806 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,899 30%
 No Earnings 2,055 21%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,218 91.0%
 Public transportation 174 2.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 17 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 269 3.9%
 Worked at Home 156 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, 53717 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 122 3%
 High School Graduate 742 18%
 Associate's degree 279 7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,684 40%
 Master's degree 717 17%
 Professional school degree 286 7%
 Doctorate degree 380 9%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,464 77.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 307 16.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 131 6.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 53717

ZIP Code 53717 is in the Madison Metropolitan School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 53717.

Jefferson Middle School
101 South Gammon Rd
Madison, WI 53717
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Madison Metropolitan School District
Memorial High School
201 South Gammon Rd
Madison, WI 53717
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Madison Metropolitan School District
St Ambrose Academy
602 Everglade Dr
Madison, WI 53717
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Walbridge School
7035 Old Sauk Rd
Madison, WI 53717
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
High Point Christian School
7702 Old Sauk Rd
Madison, WI 53717
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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