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ZIP Code 54859

Primary City:Minong, WI (View All Cities)
County: Washburn County
Timezone: Central (2:46am)
Area code: 715 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.1, -91.8
ZIP (~19 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 54859

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 54859. 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 54859. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 54859, 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:
Minong, WI
Unacceptable:
Wascott

Stats and Demographics for the 54859 ZIP Code

ZIP code 54859 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 54859 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 slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 54859 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,896
Population Density 10 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,405
Median Home Value $141,000
Land Area 181.14 sq mi
Water Area 13.19 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 864
Median Household Income $43,021

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 50Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male444649603625275072737781838568573015
Female384759482626414659636286749350582022
Total8293108108625168961311361391671571781181155037

Gender

 Male 978 52%
 Female 918 48%
Gender

Race

 White 1,822 96.1%
 Black Or African American 5 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 0.5%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 26 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 31 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner6179813116715810519
Renter1531252919191411
Total214812316018617711930

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 454 53%
 Single Guardian 100 12%
 Singles 258 30%
 Singles With Roommate 52 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 676 78%
 Households with Kids 188 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male9119879981310101298121121976
Female65105910861412818129109111356
Total1516191316191714272218302117222032221212

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 54859 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 54859 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 54859 real estate data, the median home value of $141,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 54859 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 54859 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 54859 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,896 100%
 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 390 16%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 311 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 163 7%
 Households Vacant 1,541 64%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 13 0.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.1%
 For Sale Only 37 2.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,439 93.4%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 48 3.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 39 30%
 2 Bedroom 44 34%
 3+ Bedroom 46 36%
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 $43,021 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 54859 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 54859 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 400 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 312 22%
 No Earnings 690 49%
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 400 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 312 22%
 No Earnings 690 49%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 506 88%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 38 7%
 Worked at Home 31 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 35 5%
 High School Graduate 427 65%
 Associate's degree 51 8%
 Bachelor's degree 87 13%
 Master's degree 34 5%
 Professional school degree 13 2%
 Doctorate degree 6 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 206 89%
 Enrolled in Private School 5 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 21 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 54859

ZIP Code 54859 is in the Northwood School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 54859.

Northwood School
N14463 Hwy 53
Minong, WI 54859
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Northwood School District
Northstar Community Charter School
N14463 Hwy 53
Minong, WI 54859
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Northwood School District
Northwood High School
N14463 Hwy 53
Minong, WI 54859
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Northwood School District

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