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ZIP Code 54546

Primary City:Mellen, WI (View All Cities)
County: Ashland County
Timezone: Central (6:03pm)
Area code: 715 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.3, -90.7
ZIP (~16 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 54546

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 54546. 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 54546. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 54546, 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:
Mellen, WI
Unacceptable:
Cayuga, Cosy Valley, Morse

Stats and Demographics for the 54546 ZIP Code

ZIP code 54546 is located in northwest 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 54546 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 54546 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,266
Population Density 6 people per sq mi
Housing Units 927
Median Home Value $83,500
Land Area 215.48 sq mi
Water Area 2.44 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 554
Median Household Income $37,176

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male413853403030302745506054403436171412
Female343631202733283737515936404126262726
Total75748460576358648210111990807562434138

Gender

 Male 651 51%
 Female 615 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,219 96.3%
 Black Or African American 2 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 19 1.5%
 Asian 5 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 19 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner9346710787704217
Renter20267221811116
Total296074129105815323

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 273 49%
 Single Guardian 77 14%
 Singles 178 32%
 Singles With Roommate 26 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 410 74%
 Households with Kids 144 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male879965117981310913888794
Female1173875699436108355254
Total19141217131017161812161619211113139148

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 54546 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 54546 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 54546 real estate data, the median home value of $83,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 54546 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 54546 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 54546 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,232 97.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 5 0.4%
 Nursing Facilities 29 2.3%
 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 197 21%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 236 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 121 13%
 Households Vacant 373 40%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 31 8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 11 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 300 80%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 25 7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 2 2%
 1 Bedroom 25 24%
 2 Bedroom 56 53%
 3+ Bedroom 23 22%
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 $37,176 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 54546 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 54546 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 381 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 248 24%
 No Earnings 397 39%
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 381 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 248 24%
 No Earnings 397 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 474 91.7%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 3 0.6%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 25 4.8%
 Worked at Home 15 2.9%
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 42 9.0%
 High School Graduate 335 71.9%
 Associate's degree 45 9.7%
 Bachelor's degree 37 7.9%
 Master's degree 3 0.6%
 Professional school degree 4 0.9%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 268 92.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 5 1.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 17 5.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 54546

ZIP Code 54546 is in the Mellen School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 54546.

Mellen Elementary
420 South Main St
Mellen, WI 54546
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mellen School District
Mellen High School
420 South Main St
Mellen, WI 54546
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mellen School District
Mellen Technology Charter School
420 South Main St
Mellen, WI 54546
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mellen School District

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