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ZIP Code 54538

Primary City:Lac Du Flambeau, WI (View All Cities)
County: Vilas County
Timezone: Central (8:19am)
Area code: 715 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.0, -89.9
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 54538

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 54538. 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 54538. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 54538, 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:
Lac Du Flambeau, WI
Acceptable:
Lac Du Flambu

Stats and Demographics for the 54538 ZIP Code

ZIP code 54538 is located in north 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 54538 are primarily American Indian or Alaskan Native. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of seniors is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 54538 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,137
Population Density 28 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,932
Median Home Value $166,300
Land Area 111.84 sq mi
Water Area 24.81 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,126
Median Household Income $33,506

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1611261191181059068738411810192968969412515
Female14012892109917962928011096961148753493336
Total301254211227196169130165164228197188210176122905851

Gender

 Male 1,590 51%
 Female 1,547 49%
Gender

Race

 White 972 31.0%
 Black Or African American 4 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2,102 67.0%
 Asian 3 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 52 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1324801541811708219
Renter3086858340292624
Total4311016523722119910843

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 433 38%
 Single Guardian 367 33%
 Singles 273 24%
 Singles With Roommate 53 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 701 62%
 Households with Kids 425 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2535372726252231221920291932281631202325
Female2535271927302919232020172015172129241818
Total5070644653555150453940463947453760444143

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 54538 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 54538 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 54538 real estate data, the median home value of $166,300 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 54538 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 54538 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 54538 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,135 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 2 0.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 253 9%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 470 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 403 14%
 Households Vacant 1,806 62%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 31 1.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 29 1.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 0.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,704 94.4%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 39 2.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 5 1%
 1 Bedroom 42 8%
 2 Bedroom 153 30%
 3+ Bedroom 304 60%
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 $33,506 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 54538 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 54538 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 54538 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 709 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 731 30%
 No Earnings 968 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 709 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 731 30%
 No Earnings 968 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 974 84%
 Public transportation 17 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 150 13%
 Worked at Home 23 2%
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 125 12.8%
 High School Graduate 618 63.4%
 Associate's degree 43 4.4%
 Bachelor's degree 112 11.5%
 Master's degree 54 5.5%
 Professional school degree 18 1.8%
 Doctorate degree 5 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 675 91%
 Enrolled in Private School 28 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 37 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 54538

ZIP Code 54538 is in the Lac Du Flambeau #1 School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 54538.

Lac Du Flambeau Elementary
2899 State Hwy 47 South
Lac Du Flambeau, WI 54538
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lac Du Flambeau #1 School District

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