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ZIP Code 53948

Primary City:Mauston, WI (View All Cities)
County: Juneau County
Timezone: Central (1:43am)
Area code: 608 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.8, -90.0
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 53948

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 53948. 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 53948. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 53948, 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:
Mauston, WI

Stats and Demographics for the 53948 ZIP Code

ZIP code 53948 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 53948 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 large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 53948 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 8,414
Population Density 57 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,294
Median Home Value $118,700
Land Area 147.25 sq mi
Water Area 3.18 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,423
Median Household Income $45,294

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2422502272902352702492492913753983152451981591438457
Female259238258235215218213234260323352282225209179151119167
Total501488485525450488462483551698750597470407338294203224

Gender

 Male 4,277 51%
 Female 4,137 49%
Gender

Race

 White 7,978 94.8%
 Black Or African American 123 1.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 89 1.1%
 Asian 57 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 40 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 125 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3522232457448336326192
Renter106219170188140968961
Total141441494762623459350153

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,569 46%
 Single Guardian 565 17%
 Singles 1,037 30%
 Singles With Roommate 252 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,464 72%
 Households with Kids 959 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4656533542436648513949524344655858604944
Female5843495251594640424763445252455559443242
Total1049910287931021128893861129695961101131171048186

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 53948 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 53948 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 53948 real estate data, the median home value of $118,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 53948 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 53948 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 53948 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,981 94.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 71 0.8%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 59 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 303 3.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,449 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 905 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,069 25%
 Households Vacant 871 20%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 87 10.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.2%
 For Sale Only 83 9.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 0.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 548 62.9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 144 16.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 52 5%
 1 Bedroom 271 28%
 2 Bedroom 388 40%
 3+ Bedroom 253 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 $45,294 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 53948 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 53948 can expect to fall in that range. 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 2,621 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,574 23%
 No Earnings 2,552 38%
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 2,621 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,574 23%
 No Earnings 2,552 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,471 92.5%
 Public transportation 3 0.1%
 Taxicab 21 0.6%
 Motorcycle 18 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 142 3.8%
 Worked at Home 98 2.6%
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 429 14.1%
 High School Graduate 1,892 62.4%
 Associate's degree 311 10.3%
 Bachelor's degree 285 9.4%
 Master's degree 85 2.8%
 Professional school degree 28 0.9%
 Doctorate degree 2 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,160 80.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 111 7.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 174 12.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 53948

ZIP Code 53948 is in the Mauston School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 53948.

Olson Middle School
508 Grayside Ave
Mauston, WI 53948
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Mauston School District
West Side Elementary
708 Loomis Dr
Mauston, WI 53948
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mauston School District
Grayside Elementary
510 Grayside Ave
Mauston, WI 53948
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mauston School District
Mauston High School
800 Grayside Ave
Mauston, WI 53948
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mauston School District
Ilead Charter School
510 Grayside Ave
Mauston, WI 53948
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mauston School District
St Patrick School
325 Mansion St
Mauston, WI 53948
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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