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ZIP Code 54403

Primary City:Wausau, WI (View All Cities)
County: Marathon County
Timezone: Central (3:51pm)
Area code: 715 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.0, -89.5
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 54403

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 54403. 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 54403. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 54403, 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:
Wausau, WI

Stats and Demographics for the 54403 ZIP Code

ZIP code 54403 is located in central 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 54403 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 large number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 54403 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 24,272
Population Density 181 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,754
Median Home Value $134,100
Land Area 133.77 sq mi
Water Area 1.09 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,881
Median Household Income $50,796

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male839797837816736795830714785853957859675478320269245256
Female736751752727676795711680730910915827686507410381438579
Total1,5751,5481,5891,5431,4121,5901,5411,3941,5151,7631,8721,6861,361985730650683835

Gender

 Male 12,061 50%
 Female 12,211 50%
Gender

Race

 White 21,275 87.7%
 Black Or African American 339 1.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 199 0.8%
 Asian 1,749 7.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 178 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 528 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner737681,0681,5611,436847630248
Renter357747530496392193251284
Total4301,5151,5982,0571,8281,040881532

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,738 48%
 Single Guardian 1,443 15%
 Singles 3,079 31%
 Singles With Roommate 621 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,022 71%
 Households with Kids 2,859 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male160184154180156161133169178174154162180167158172174174138150
Female132151153160139149156153154167148141159137137166156150118136
Total292335307340295310289322332341302303339304295338330324256286

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 54403 has a small 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 54403 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 54403 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 slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 54403 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 54403 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 54403 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 23,470 96.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 253 1.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 8 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 406 1.7%
 Other Institutional 13 0.1%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 122 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,529 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,102 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,250 30%
 Households Vacant 873 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 379 43.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 12 1.4%
 For Sale Only 200 22.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 30 3.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 68 7.8%
 For Migrant Workers 4 0.5%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 180 20.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 84 3%
 1 Bedroom 782 27%
 2 Bedroom 1,208 42%
 3+ Bedroom 808 28%
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 $50,796 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 54403 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 54403 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 8,035 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,300 27%
 No Earnings 6,355 32%
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 8,035 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,300 27%
 No Earnings 6,355 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,461 89.4%
 Public transportation 162 1.4%
 Taxicab 15 0.1%
 Motorcycle 56 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 548 4.7%
 Worked at Home 465 4.0%
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 1,024 12%
 High School Graduate 4,086 50%
 Associate's degree 1,109 14%
 Bachelor's degree 1,045 13%
 Master's degree 561 7%
 Professional school degree 257 3%
 Doctorate degree 120 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,030 78.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 689 13.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 441 8.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 54403

ZIP Code 54403 is in the Wausau School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 54403.

Horace Mann Middle School
3101 North 13th St
Wausau, WI 54403
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Wausau School District
Enrich Excel Achieve Learning Academy
2607 North 18th St
Wausau, WI 54403
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Wausau School District
Franklin Elementary
1509 North 5th St
Wausau, WI 54403
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wausau School District
Hewitt-Texas Elementary
T10331 Quarry Rd
Wausau, WI 54403
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wausau School District
John Marshall Elementary
1918 Lamont St
Wausau, WI 54403
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wausau School District
Riverview Elementary
4303 Troy St
Wausau, WI 54403
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wausau School District
Hawthorn Hills Elementary
1600 Kickbusch St
Wausau, WI 54403
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wausau School District
Wausau Area Montessori Charter School
3101 North 13th St
Wausau, WI 54403
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wausau School District
East High School
2607 North 18th St
Wausau, WI 54403
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wausau School District
Wausau Engineering and Global Leadership Academy
2607 North 18th St
Wausau, WI 54403
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wausau School District
St John Lutheran School
E10723 County Road Z
Wausau, WI 54403
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Storefront Learning Center
605 1/2 3rd St
Wausau, WI 54403
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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