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ZIP Code 54603

Primary City:La Crosse, WI (View All Cities)
County: La Crosse County
Timezone: Central (10:23pm)
Area code: 608 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.9, -91.3
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 54603

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 54603. 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 54603. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 54603, 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:
La Crosse, WI
Unacceptable:
Lacrosse

Stats and Demographics for the 54603 ZIP Code

ZIP code 54603 is located in southwest Wisconsin and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 54603 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 54603 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,305
Population Density 1,563 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,795
Median Home Value $116,000
Land Area 9.15 sq mi
Water Area 0.45 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,442
Median Household Income $42,636

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male45437738545060169049837544856354551841129321816411664
Female501386359444649608424369412484559493406286243206162144
Total9557637448941,2501,2989227448601,0471,1041,011817579461370278208

Gender

 Male 7,170 50%
 Female 7,135 50%
Gender

Race

 White 12,498 87.4%
 Black Or African American 333 2.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 96 0.7%
 Asian 933 6.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 61 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 380 2.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner56411495788818475370116
Renter49278641551435218910659
Total5481,1979101,3021,170664476175

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,408 37%
 Single Guardian 1,080 17%
 Singles 2,298 36%
 Singles With Roommate 656 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,817 75%
 Households with Kids 1,625 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male927910092778079647784787874717986968510492
Female9410196889275786972607368817771821079688115
Total186180196180169155157133149144151146155148150168203181192207

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 54603 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 54603 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 54603 real estate data, the median home value of $116,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 54603 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 54603 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 54603 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14,239 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 6 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 60 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,314 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,215 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,913 43%
 Households Vacant 353 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 125 35.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 16 4.5%
 For Sale Only 79 22.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 2.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 59 16.7%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.6%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 62 17.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 140 5%
 1 Bedroom 731 28%
 2 Bedroom 1,159 44%
 3+ Bedroom 577 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 $42,636 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 54603 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 54603 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 5,080 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,532 30%
 No Earnings 3,353 28%
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 5,080 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,532 30%
 No Earnings 3,353 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,069 90%
 Public transportation 224 3%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 325 4%
 Worked at Home 196 3%
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 444 8.8%
 High School Graduate 3,216 63.9%
 Associate's degree 362 7.2%
 Bachelor's degree 757 15.0%
 Master's degree 124 2.5%
 Professional school degree 16 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 111 2.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,676 79%
 Enrolled in Private School 233 11%
 Not Enrolled in School 212 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 54603

ZIP Code 54603 is in the La Crosse School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 54603.

Northside Elementary
1611 Kane St
La Crosse, WI 54603
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: La Crosse School District
Logan Middle School
1450 Avon St
La Crosse, WI 54603
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: La Crosse School District
Summit Environmental School
1800 Lakeshore Dr
La Crosse, WI 54603
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: La Crosse School District
Coulee Montessori Charter School
1307 Hayes St
La Crosse, WI 54603
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: La Crosse School District
Logan High School
1500 Ranger Dr
La Crosse, WI 54603
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: La Crosse School District
Providence Academy
716 Windsor St
La Crosse, WI 54603
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Immanuel Lutheran School
806 Saint Paul St
La Crosse, WI 54603
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Three Rivers Waldorf School
901 Caledonia St
La Crosse, WI 54603
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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