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ZIP Code 53820

Primary City:Potosi, WI (View All Cities)
County: Grant County
Timezone: Central (10:19am)
Area code: 608 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.7, -90.7
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 53820

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 53820. 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 53820. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 53820, 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:
Potosi, WI

Stats and Demographics for the 53820 ZIP Code

ZIP code 53820 is located in southwest 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 53820 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 53820 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,532
Population Density 28 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,123
Median Home Value $142,600
Land Area 89.95 sq mi
Water Area 14.68 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,014
Median Household Income $54,449

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male628790937760587880105104118796666423014
Female696373101573852718711310794797256343423
Total13115016319413498110149167218211212158138122766437

Gender

 Male 1,309 52%
 Female 1,223 48%
Gender

Race

 White 2,482 98.0%
 Black Or African American 2 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.2%
 Asian 21 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.1%
 Other Race 7 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 12 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner9531351921991527825
Renter222831351614187
Total31811662272151669632

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 603 59%
 Single Guardian 127 13%
 Singles 228 22%
 Singles With Roommate 56 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 721 71%
 Households with Kids 293 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male141020918181822112015201916152418261016
Female15101815131215716179121124172122231814
Total2920382431303329273724323040324540492830

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 53820 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 53820 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 53820 real estate data, the median home value of $142,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 53820 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 53820 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 53820 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,532 100%
 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 485 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 358 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 171 15%
 Households Vacant 109 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 13 12%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 7 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 62 57%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 22 20%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 5 3%
 1 Bedroom 18 11%
 2 Bedroom 74 44%
 3+ Bedroom 73 43%
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 $54,449 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 53820 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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. Most commuters in 53820 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,017 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 541 25%
 No Earnings 569 27%
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 1,017 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 541 25%
 No Earnings 569 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,274 89.8%
 Public transportation 5 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 4 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 59 4.2%
 Worked at Home 77 5.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 120 12.8%
 High School Graduate 599 63.9%
 Associate's degree 94 10.0%
 Bachelor's degree 75 8.0%
 Master's degree 33 3.5%
 Professional school degree 11 1.2%
 Doctorate degree 5 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 434 74.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 101 17.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 51 8.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 53820

ZIP Code 53820 is in the Potosi School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 53820.

Potosi Elementary
128 Hwy 61 North
Potosi, WI 53820
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Potosi School District
Potosi Middle School
128 Hwy 61 North
Potosi, WI 53820
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Potosi School District
Potosi High School
128 Hwy 61 North
Potosi, WI 53820
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Potosi School District
Ss Andrew-Thomas School
100 Us Highway 61 N
Potosi, WI 53820
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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