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ZIP Code 54520

Primary City:Crandon, WI (View All Cities)
County: Forest County
Timezone: Central (11:18am)
Area code: 715 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.5, -88.9
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 54520

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 54520. 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 54520. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 54520, 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:
Crandon, WI
Unacceptable:
Mole Lake, Nashville

Stats and Demographics for the 54520 ZIP Code

ZIP code 54520 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 54520 are primarily white. The number of seniors is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 54520 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,141
Population Density 29 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,046
Median Home Value $132,200
Land Area 142.97 sq mi
Water Area 10.98 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,676
Median Household Income $39,243

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1601431441541281011098913215115413313011882804524
Female11613813614411611311112111515015614012496100795158
Total2762812802982442142202102473013102732542141821599682

Gender

 Male 2,077 50%
 Female 2,064 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,070 74.1%
 Black Or African American 9 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 935 22.6%
 Asian 8 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 11 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 107 2.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2611417724926619213821
Renter6084699168543928
Total8619824634033424617749

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 758 45%
 Single Guardian 362 22%
 Singles 469 28%
 Singles With Roommate 87 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,156 69%
 Households with Kids 520 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2939392230283329233019313034322934332627
Female2224261824283328253221292430262934352026
Total5163654054566657486240605464585868684653

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 54520 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 vacant. Homes in ZIP code 54520 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 54520 real estate data, the median home value of $132,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 54520 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 54520 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 54520 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,015 97.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 76 1.8%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 44 1.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 6 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 651 21%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 532 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 493 16%
 Households Vacant 1,370 45%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 41 3.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 0.5%
 For Sale Only 48 3.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 0.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,206 88.0%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 61 4.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 22 4%
 1 Bedroom 158 29%
 2 Bedroom 175 32%
 3+ Bedroom 195 35%
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 $39,243 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 54520 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 54520 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 1,149 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 890 26%
 No Earnings 1,405 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 1,149 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 890 26%
 No Earnings 1,405 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,560 91.2%
 Public transportation 4 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 10 0.6%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 50 2.9%
 Worked at Home 86 5.0%
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 271 18.2%
 High School Graduate 948 63.7%
 Associate's degree 108 7.3%
 Bachelor's degree 106 7.1%
 Master's degree 44 3.0%
 Professional school degree 9 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 2 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 691 86.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 21 2.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 83 10.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 54520

ZIP Code 54520 is in the Crandon School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 54520.

Crandon Elementary
9750 Us Hwy 8 West
Crandon, WI 54520
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Crandon School District
Crandon Middle School
9750 Us Hwy 8 West
Crandon, WI 54520
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Crandon School District
Crandon High School
9750 Us Hwy 8 West
Crandon, WI 54520
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Crandon School District
Crandon Alternative Resource School (cars)
9750 Us Hwy 8 West
Crandon, WI 54520
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Crandon School District

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