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ZIP Code 53916

Primary City:Beaver Dam, WI (View All Cities)
County: Dodge County
Timezone: Central (3:58am)
Area code: 920 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.5, -88.9
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 53916

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 53916. 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 53916. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 53916, 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:
Beaver Dam, WI
Unacceptable:
South Beaver Dam

Stats and Demographics for the 53916 ZIP Code

ZIP code 53916 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 53916 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 a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 53916 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 22,507
Population Density 224 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,150
Median Home Value $134,100
Land Area 100.47 sq mi
Water Area 10.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,297
Median Household Income $48,060

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male750840784765577700696668730856876774586443349270234204
Female654791737725504694688673746888864761653494416367336414
Total1,4041,6311,5211,4901,0811,3941,3841,3411,4761,7441,7401,5351,239937765637570618

Gender

 Male 11,102 49%
 Female 11,405 51%
Gender

Race

 White 21,015 93.4%
 Black Or African American 153 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 72 0.3%
 Asian 207 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 728 3.2%
 Two Or More Races 331 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner736371,0601,5051,291820552198
Renter266731477497381282293234
Total3391,3681,5372,0021,6721,102845432

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,529 49%
 Single Guardian 1,444 16%
 Singles 2,799 30%
 Singles With Roommate 525 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,450 69%
 Households with Kids 2,847 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male144165157141192178151156163141164150146183144170185156110105
Female12914014211815915516815415514114715415613914416516114910682
Total273305299259351333319310318282311304302322288335346305216187

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 53916 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 53916 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 53916 real estate data, the median home value of $134,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 53916 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 53916 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 53916 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 22,084 98.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 2 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 209 0.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 212 0.9%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,126 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,010 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,161 31%
 Households Vacant 853 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 265 31.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 12 1.4%
 For Sale Only 154 18.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 20 2.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 228 26.7%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 172 20.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 66 2%
 1 Bedroom 746 27%
 2 Bedroom 1,452 52%
 3+ Bedroom 505 18%
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 $48,060 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 53916 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 53916 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 7,580 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,929 28%
 No Earnings 5,281 30%
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 7,580 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,929 28%
 No Earnings 5,281 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,937 92.5%
 Public transportation 42 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 41 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 457 4.3%
 Worked at Home 267 2.5%
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 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 891 11.4%
 High School Graduate 4,648 59.7%
 Associate's degree 847 10.9%
 Bachelor's degree 819 10.5%
 Master's degree 291 3.7%
 Professional school degree 228 2.9%
 Doctorate degree 61 0.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,432 77.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 480 10.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 522 11.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 53916

ZIP Code 53916 is in the Beaver Dam Unified School District. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 53916.

Don Smith Learning Academy
400 East Burnett St
Beaver Dam, WI 53916
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Beaver Dam Unified School District
Beaver Dam Middle School
108 4th St
Beaver Dam, WI 53916
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Beaver Dam Unified School District
Jefferson Elementary
301 Brook St
Beaver Dam, WI 53916
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Beaver Dam Unified School District
Lincoln Elementary
210 Gould St
Beaver Dam, WI 53916
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Beaver Dam Unified School District
South Beaver Dam Elementary
W9787 County Rd D
Beaver Dam, WI 53916
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Beaver Dam Unified School District
Trenton Elementary
N8954 County Rd West
Beaver Dam, WI 53916
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Beaver Dam Unified School District
Washington Elementary
600 Grove St
Beaver Dam, WI 53916
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Beaver Dam Unified School District
Wilson Elementary
405 West 3rd St
Beaver Dam, WI 53916
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Beaver Dam Unified School District
Prairie View Elementary
510 North Crystal Lake Rd
Beaver Dam, WI 53916
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Beaver Dam Unified School District
Beaver Dam High School
500 Gould St
Beaver Dam, WI 53916
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Beaver Dam Unified School District
St Katharine Drexel School
503 S Spring St
Beaver Dam, WI 53916
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Stephens Lutheran School
412 W Maple Ave
Beaver Dam, WI 53916
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Wayland Academy
101 N University Ave
Beaver Dam, WI 53916
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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