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ZIP Code 54487

Primary City:Tomahawk, WI (View All Cities)
County: Lincoln County
Timezone: Central (8:02pm)
Area code: 715 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.5, -89.7
ZIP (~18 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 54487

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 54487. 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 54487. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 54487, 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:
Tomahawk, WI
Unacceptable:
Bay Mills, Jersey City, Tannery

Stats and Demographics for the 54487 ZIP Code

ZIP code 54487 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 54487 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely 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 54487 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,594
Population Density 32 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,564
Median Home Value $157,400
Land Area 300.57 sq mi
Water Area 23.57 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,230
Median Household Income $49,206

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 49

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male19222926530318020617621233644047041336632129418812979
Female187217292292144188204231343434443374331332272202161148
Total379446557595324394380443679874913787697653566390290227

Gender

 Male 4,799 50%
 Female 4,795 50%
Gender

Race

 White 9,410 98.1%
 Black Or African American 9 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 36 0.4%
 Asian 33 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 21 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 83 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3122745784375066335694
Renter72135125168106768344
Total1033625821,011856739439138

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,354 56%
 Single Guardian 483 11%
 Singles 1,151 27%
 Singles With Roommate 242 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,219 76%
 Households with Kids 1,011 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3635503643534344465046654955746168584231
Female3236413438434142535448675370766462484230
Total687191708196848699104941321021251501251301068461

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 54487 has an extremely large 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 54487 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 54487 real estate data, the median home value of $157,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 54487 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 54487 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 54487 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,451 98.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 123 1.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 20 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,040 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,381 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 809 11%
 Households Vacant 3,334 44%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 125 3.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 18 0.5%
 For Sale Only 85 2.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 0.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2,952 88.5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 144 4.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 136 18%
 2 Bedroom 374 51%
 3+ Bedroom 228 31%
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 $49,206 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 54487 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 54487 can expect to fall in that range. 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 2,834 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,861 24%
 No Earnings 3,215 41%
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 2,834 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,861 24%
 No Earnings 3,215 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,722 92.4%
 Public transportation 42 1.0%
 Taxicab 2 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 92 2.3%
 Worked at Home 172 4.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 348 9.7%
 High School Graduate 2,385 66.2%
 Associate's degree 298 8.3%
 Bachelor's degree 400 11.1%
 Master's degree 141 3.9%
 Professional school degree 21 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 11 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,344 89.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 50 3.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 115 7.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 54487

ZIP Code 54487 is in the Tomahawk School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 54487.

Tomahawk Elementary
1048 East Kings Rd
Tomahawk, WI 54487
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Tomahawk School District
Tomahawk Middle School
1048 East Kings Rd
Tomahawk, WI 54487
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Tomahawk School District
Tomahawk High School
1048 East Kings Rd
Tomahawk, WI 54487
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Tomahawk School District
St Marys School
221 E Washington Ave
Tomahawk, WI 54487
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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