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ZIP Code 54547

Primary City:Mercer, WI (View All Cities)
County: Iron County
Timezone: Central (5:41am)
Area code: 715 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.2, -90.1
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 54547

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 54547. 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 54547. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 54547, 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:
Mercer, WI

Stats and Demographics for the 54547 ZIP Code

ZIP code 54547 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 54547 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 54547 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,392
Population Density 6 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,147
Median Home Value $176,000
Land Area 217.52 sq mi
Water Area 19.32 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 706
Median Household Income $38,182

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 57Male Median Age: 58Female Median Age: 57

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male152725211921132537486176839048463622
Female123120211716232236466474786747403431
Total2758454236373647739412515016115795867053

Gender

 Male 713 51%
 Female 679 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,374 98.7%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.4%
 Asian 9 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 3 0.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner42351981531449929
Renter3119182219149
Total7346011617516311338

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 372 53%
 Single Guardian 71 10%
 Singles 221 31%
 Singles With Roommate 42 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 613 87%
 Households with Kids 93 13%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male34445367624577564513
Female251384410516661954301
Total59571371017113101113814118814

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 54547 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 54547 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 54547 real estate data, the median home value of $176,000 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 54547. Rentals in 54547 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 54547 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,392 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 284 13%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 317 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 105 5%
 Households Vacant 1,441 67%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 77 5.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.1%
 For Sale Only 24 1.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 0.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,307 90.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 25 1.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 35 31%
 1 Bedroom 19 17%
 2 Bedroom 54 48%
 3+ Bedroom 4 4%
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 $38,182 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 54547 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 54547 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 237 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 300 27%
 No Earnings 565 51%
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 237 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 300 27%
 No Earnings 565 51%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 413 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 23 5%
 Worked at Home 17 4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 51 9.1%
 High School Graduate 358 63.9%
 Associate's degree 27 4.8%
 Bachelor's degree 84 15.0%
 Master's degree 37 6.6%
 Professional school degree 3 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 135 97%
 Enrolled in Private School 4 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 54547

ZIP Code 54547 is in the Mercer School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 54547.

Mercer School
2690 West Margaret St
Mercer, WI 54547
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Mercer School District
Mercer Environmental Tourism Charter School
2690 West Margaret St
Mercer, WI 54547
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mercer School District

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