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ZIP Code 54844

Primary City:Herbster, WI (View All Cities)
County: Bayfield County
Timezone: Central (1:58am)
Area code: 715 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.8, -91.2
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 54844

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 54844. 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 54844. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 54844, 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:
Herbster, WI

Stats and Demographics for the 54844 ZIP Code

ZIP code 54844 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 54844 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 54844 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 267
Population Density 4 people per sq mi
Housing Units 530
Median Home Value $164,200
Land Area 60.72 sq mi
Water Area 5.60 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 138
Median Household Income $51,563

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 58Male Median Age: 57Female Median Age: 60

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male45573333111114131021161342
Female17251223995131716121221
Total5127124556202019262737282563

Gender

 Male 148 55%
 Female 119 45%
Gender

Race

 White 258 96.6%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.7%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 6 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1213192941173
Renter04131040
Total1614223041213

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 71 51%
 Single Guardian 13 9%
 Singles 44 32%
 Singles With Roommate 10 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 119 86%
 Households with Kids 19 14%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male10302002130110121120
Female10003201110100031100
Total20305203240210152220

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 54844 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 54844 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 54844 real estate data, the median home value of $164,200 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 54844. Rentals in 54844 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 54844 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 267 100%
 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 62 12%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 63 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 13 2%
 Households Vacant 392 74%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 0.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 10 2.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 367 93.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 11 2.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 8 80%
 2 Bedroom 2 20%
 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 $51,563 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 54844 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. A higher percentage of people in 54844 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working 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 54844. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 44 21%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 67 31%
 No Earnings 102 48%
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 44 21%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 67 31%
 No Earnings 102 48%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 73 85%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 13 15%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 54844 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 2 2%
 High School Graduate 63 54%
 Associate's degree 5 4%
 Bachelor's degree 27 23%
 Master's degree 4 3%
 Professional school degree 2 2%
 Doctorate degree 13 11%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 22 88%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 3 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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