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ZIP Code 54847

Primary City:Iron River, WI (View All Cities)
County: Bayfield County
Timezone: Central (12:43pm)
Area code: 715 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.6, -91.4
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 54847

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 54847. 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 54847. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 54847, 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:
Iron River, WI

Stats and Demographics for the 54847 ZIP Code

ZIP code 54847 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 54847 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 less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 54847 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,222
Population Density 13 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,011
Median Home Value $165,900
Land Area 164.78 sq mi
Water Area 6.90 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 998
Median Household Income $45,648

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 49Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 49

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male61516663345246547794103112947964393021
Female4254625135404951769697123897351292935
Total103105128114699295105153190200235183152115685956

Gender

 Male 1,140 51%
 Female 1,082 49%
Gender

Race

 White 2,122 95.5%
 Black Or African American 3 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 40 1.8%
 Asian 8 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 5 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 44 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner9561081882131516625
Renter834282823182221
Total17901362162361698846

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 533 53%
 Single Guardian 126 13%
 Singles 268 27%
 Singles With Roommate 71 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 764 77%
 Households with Kids 234 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male111414811713119159171213711221679
Female7791211715714101615138141216728
Total182123202214281823252532252121233823917

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 54847 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 54847 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 54847 real estate data, the median home value of $165,900 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 54847. Rentals in 54847 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 54847 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,222 100%
 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 463 23%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 353 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 182 9%
 Households Vacant 1,013 50%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 38 3.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 23 2.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 927 91.5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 24 2.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 26 16%
 1 Bedroom 46 28%
 2 Bedroom 51 31%
 3+ Bedroom 43 26%
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 $45,648 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 54847 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 54847 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. 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 54847. 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 543 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 629 32%
 No Earnings 778 40%
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 543 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 629 32%
 No Earnings 778 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 829 83.9%
 Public transportation 1 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 64 6.5%
 Worked at Home 94 9.5%
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 53 6%
 High School Graduate 536 61%
 Associate's degree 57 7%
 Bachelor's degree 154 18%
 Master's degree 58 7%
 Professional school degree 7 1%
 Doctorate degree 7 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 333 83.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 15 3.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 50 12.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 54847

ZIP Code 54847 is in the Maple School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 54847.

Iron River Elementary
7730 Pettingill Ave
Iron River, WI 54847
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Maple School District

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