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ZIP Code 53949

Primary City:Montello, WI (View All Cities)
County: Marquette County
Timezone: Central (9:22pm)
Coordinates:43.8, -89.3
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 53949

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 53949. 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 53949. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 53949, 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:
Montello, WI

Stats and Demographics for the 53949 ZIP Code

ZIP code 53949 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 53949 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 53949 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,011
Population Density 35 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,181
Median Home Value $140,700
Land Area 169.72 sq mi
Water Area 5.94 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,603
Median Household Income $44,443

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 49Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1521421631651351431291291962502682952412211731239368
Female11813916315211111311513416425526222123521319613188115
Total270281326317246256244263360505530516476434369254181183

Gender

 Male 3,086 51%
 Female 2,925 49%
Gender

Race

 White 5,854 97.4%
 Black Or African American 43 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 37 0.6%
 Asian 14 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 14 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 49 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1713526345451242725583
Renter2879678957604433
Total45214330543569487299116

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,418 54%
 Single Guardian 289 11%
 Singles 729 28%
 Singles With Roommate 167 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,044 79%
 Households with Kids 559 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3124333025312032343926383129433335272729
Female1820273035312824214030312636313927292617
Total4944606060624856557956695765747262565346

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 53949 has an extremely large 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 53949 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 53949 real estate data, the median home value of $140,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 53949. Rentals in 53949 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 $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 53949 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,897 98.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 39 0.6%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 46 0.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 29 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,288 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 858 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 457 11%
 Households Vacant 1,578 38%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 57 3.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.2%
 For Sale Only 105 6.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 0.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,299 82.3%
 For Migrant Workers 7 0.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 98 6.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 9 2%
 1 Bedroom 65 13%
 2 Bedroom 216 44%
 3+ Bedroom 206 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 $44,443 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 53949 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. Most commuters in 53949 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,790 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,264 25%
 No Earnings 2,064 40%
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 1,790 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,264 25%
 No Earnings 2,064 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,378 91.1%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 10 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 107 4.1%
 Worked at Home 115 4.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 425 18.1%
 High School Graduate 1,541 65.5%
 Associate's degree 125 5.3%
 Bachelor's degree 205 8.7%
 Master's degree 39 1.7%
 Professional school degree 18 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 685 81.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 94 11.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 57 6.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 53949

ZIP Code 53949 is in the Montello School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 53949.

Forest Lane Community School
222 Forest Ln
Montello, WI 53949
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Montello School District
Montello Junior/Senior High School
222 Forest Ln
Montello, WI 53949
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Montello School District
High Marq Environmental Charter School
383 East Montello St
Montello, WI 53949
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Montello School District
St John'S Lutheran School
313 E Montello St
Montello, WI 53949
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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