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ZIP Code 53803

Primary City:Benton, WI (View All Cities)
County: Lafayette County
Timezone: Central (4:18am)
Area code: 608 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.55, -90.35
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 53803

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 53803. 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 53803. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 53803, 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:
Benton, WI

Stats and Demographics for the 53803 ZIP Code

ZIP code 53803 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 53803 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 slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 53803 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,306
Population Density 106 people per sq mi
Housing Units 575
Median Home Value $100,000
Land Area 12.27 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 531
Median Household Income $50,521

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male44445851403542303648425947272418133
Female463343373532382738605147483127261412
Total907710188756780577410893106955851442715

Gender

 Male 661 51%
 Female 645 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,285 98.4%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 0.8%
 Asian 5 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 4 0.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner8435093113654810
Renter102822177872
Total187172110120735512

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 284 53%
 Single Guardian 76 14%
 Singles 146 27%
 Singles With Roommate 25 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 377 71%
 Households with Kids 154 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male8911767912101581561413916768
Female106111471144712129465591267
Total1815222113181316172720241020181425191215

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 53803 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 53803 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 53803 real estate data, the median home value of $100,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 53803 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 53803 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 53803 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,306 100%
 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 272 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 158 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 101 18%
 Households Vacant 44 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 14%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 10 23%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 20 45%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 3 2%
 1 Bedroom 39 31%
 2 Bedroom 51 41%
 3+ Bedroom 32 26%
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 $50,521 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 53803 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 53803 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. However, that is not the case in 53803. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 537 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 249 23%
 No Earnings 312 28%
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 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 249 23%
 No Earnings 312 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 690 95.2%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 2 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 22 3.0%
 Worked at Home 11 1.5%
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 52 10.6%
 High School Graduate 344 70.3%
 Associate's degree 32 6.5%
 Bachelor's degree 42 8.6%
 Master's degree 13 2.7%
 Professional school degree 4 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 2 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 205 81.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 7 2.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 40 15.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 53803

ZIP Code 53803 is in the Benton School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 53803.

Benton Elementary
41 Alma St
Benton, WI 53803
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Benton School District
Benton High School
41 Alma St
Benton, WI 53803
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Benton School District

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