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ZIP Code 54451

Primary City:Medford, WI (View All Cities)
County: Taylor County
Timezone: Central (10:04am)
Area code: 715 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.2, -90.4
ZIP (~23 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 54451

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 54451. 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 54451. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 54451, 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:
Medford, WI
Acceptable:
Chelsea
Unacceptable:
Esadore Lake, Goodrich, Little Black, Perkinstown, Whittlesey

Stats and Demographics for the 54451 ZIP Code

ZIP code 54451 is located in central Wisconsin and covers a large 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 54451 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 small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 54451 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,755
Population Density 34 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,735
Median Home Value $131,300
Land Area 347.32 sq mi
Water Area 1.83 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,841
Median Household Income $47,564

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male419400407393282314344344427504544418312211212163124116
Female359408369351254300345345373487513363275237246195191210
Total7788087767445366146896898009911,057781587448458358315326

Gender

 Male 5,934 50%
 Female 5,821 50%
Gender

Race

 White 11,504 97.9%
 Black Or African American 33 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 27 0.2%
 Asian 39 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.1%
 Other Race 50 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 95 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner66429643996710481328119
Renter13520415314511574141102
Total2016337961,141825555469221

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,686 55%
 Single Guardian 568 12%
 Singles 1,326 27%
 Singles With Roommate 261 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,408 70%
 Households with Kids 1,433 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male797110010082598290878190767387888392676364
Female6973707372876594907274736783738877743946
Total148144170173154146147184177153164149140170161171169141102110

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 54451 has a slightly less 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 54451 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1990s. Looking at 54451 real estate data, the median home value of $131,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 54451. Rentals in 54451 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 54451 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,595 98.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 51 0.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 107 0.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 2 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,337 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,435 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,069 19%
 Households Vacant 894 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 62 6.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 0.8%
 For Sale Only 66 7.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 0.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 633 70.8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 123 13.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 24 2%
 1 Bedroom 238 19%
 2 Bedroom 659 53%
 3+ Bedroom 312 25%
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 $47,564 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 54451 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. More commuters in 54451 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 4,197 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,730 29%
 No Earnings 2,487 26%
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 4,197 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,730 29%
 No Earnings 2,487 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,221 87.6%
 Public transportation 31 0.5%
 Taxicab 10 0.2%
 Motorcycle 43 0.7%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 339 5.7%
 Worked at Home 318 5.3%
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 648 15.9%
 High School Graduate 2,579 63.3%
 Associate's degree 275 6.7%
 Bachelor's degree 395 9.7%
 Master's degree 111 2.7%
 Professional school degree 41 1.0%
 Doctorate degree 26 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,877 82.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 211 9.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 197 8.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 54451

ZIP Code 54451 is in the Medford Area Public School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 54451.

Medford Middle School
509 East Clark St
Medford, WI 54451
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Medford Area Public School District
Medford Elementary
1065 West Broadway Ave
Medford, WI 54451
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Medford Area Public School District
Rural Virtual Academy
509 East Clark St
Medford, WI 54451
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Medford Area Public School District
Medford High School
1015 West Broadway Ave
Medford, WI 54451
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Medford Area Public School District
Holy Rosary School
215 S Washington Ave
Medford, WI 54451
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Immanuel Lutheran School
420 Lincoln St
Medford, WI 54451
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Green Meadow School
N 1735-cth-e
Medford, WI 54451
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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