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ZIP Code 53818

Primary City:Platteville, WI (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (4:12am)
Coordinates:42.8, -90.5
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 53818

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 53818. 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 53818. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 53818, 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:
Platteville, WI

Stats and Demographics for the 53818 ZIP Code

ZIP code 53818 is located in south Wisconsin and covers a slightly higher 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 53818 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 53818 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 15,091
Population Density 98 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,329
Median Home Value $152,900
Land Area 153.50 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,041
Median Household Income $47,030

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 23Male Median Age: 23Female Median Age: 27

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3433053371,4082,56846730225228431139936027820116913211692
Female2783492899031,405316254264298366404367272241192186166217
Total6216546262,3113,973783556516582677803727550442361318282309

Gender

 Male 8,324 55%
 Female 6,767 45%
Gender

Race

 White 14,418 95.5%
 Black Or African American 245 1.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 27 0.2%
 Asian 226 1.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 48 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 127 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4026141865862440829696
Renter1,01342717517913481125106
Total1,053688593837758489421202

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,093 42%
 Single Guardian 550 11%
 Singles 1,422 28%
 Singles With Roommate 976 19%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,932 78%
 Households with Kids 1,109 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7271796765635464597252786966766779343843754
Female6045586483677765575761555858706367244459419
Total1321161371311481301311291161291131331271241461301465871,3021,173

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 53818 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 53818 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 53818 real estate data, the median home value of $152,900 is slightly less 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 53818. Rentals in 53818 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 53818 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,314 81.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 4 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 129 0.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 2,622 17.4%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 22 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,731 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,070 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,240 42%
 Households Vacant 288 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 125 43%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 3%
 For Sale Only 46 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 39 14%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 54 19%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 150 7%
 1 Bedroom 398 18%
 2 Bedroom 704 32%
 3+ Bedroom 920 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 $47,030 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 53818 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 53818 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 53818 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 3,987 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,862 46%
 No Earnings 2,920 23%
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 3,987 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,862 46%
 No Earnings 2,920 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,323 81.6%
 Public transportation 49 0.6%
 Taxicab 14 0.2%
 Motorcycle 22 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 953 12.3%
 Worked at Home 386 5.0%
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 304 9%
 High School Graduate 1,818 55%
 Associate's degree 188 6%
 Bachelor's degree 546 16%
 Master's degree 207 6%
 Professional school degree 69 2%
 Doctorate degree 201 6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,551 77.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 294 14.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 162 8.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 53818

ZIP Code 53818 is in the Platteville School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 53818.

Wilkins Elementary
425 Broadway St
Platteville, WI 53818
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Platteville School District
Platteville Middle School
40 East Madison St
Platteville, WI 53818
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Platteville School District
Westview Elementary
1205 Camp St
Platteville, WI 53818
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Platteville School District
Platteville High School
710 East Madison St
Platteville, WI 53818
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Platteville School District
St Mary School
155 W Lewis St
Platteville, WI 53818
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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