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ZIP Code 54842

Primary City:Hawthorne, WI (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Douglas County
Timezone: Central (5:56pm)
Area code: 715 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.49, -91.83
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 54842

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 54842. 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 54842. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 54842, 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:
Hawthorne, WI

Stats and Demographics for the 54842 ZIP Code

ZIP code 54842 is located in northwest Wisconsin and covers a slightly less 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 54842 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 54842 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 185
Population Density 30 people per sq mi
Housing Units 81
Median Home Value $120,300
Land Area 6.14 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 72
Median Household Income $67,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male661073355812119620201
Female4924365107101211111300
Total1015121169101515222320731501

Gender

 Male 96 52%
 Female 89 48%
Gender

Race

 White 176 95.1%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 4.3%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 1 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner17112113331
Renter02361000
Total19142714331

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 47 65%
 Single Guardian 6 8%
 Singles 14 19%
 Singles With Roommate 5 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 51 71%
 Households with Kids 21 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male11210130223311113200
Female20203112200101101110
Total31413242423412214310

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 54842 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 54842 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 54842 real estate data, the median home value of $120,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 54842 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 54842 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 54842 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 185 100%
 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 44 54%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 16 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 12 15%
 Households Vacant 9 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6 67%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 2 22%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 6 100%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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 $67,750 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 54842 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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 54842 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 54842 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 54842. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 37 61%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5 8%
 No Earnings 19 31%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 37 61%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5 8%
 No Earnings 19 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 34 85%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 6 15%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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 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 3 13%
 High School Graduate 13 54%
 Associate's degree 2 8%
 Bachelor's degree 6 25%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6 67%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 3 33%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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