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ZIP Code 54891

Primary City:Washburn, WI (View All Cities)
County: Bayfield County
Timezone: Central (6:54pm)
Area code: 715 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.7, -91.1
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 54891

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 54891. 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 54891. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 54891, 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:
Washburn, WI

Stats and Demographics for the 54891 ZIP Code

ZIP code 54891 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 54891 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is 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 54891 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,389
Population Density 46 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,774
Median Home Value $152,600
Land Area 73.57 sq mi
Water Area 0.81 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,478
Median Household Income $50,049

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 49

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male92909910492928667961411551921269360503527
Female6977981014080786610715815718412610575533385
Total16116719720513217216413320329931237625219813510368112

Gender

 Male 1,697 50%
 Female 1,692 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,031 89.4%
 Black Or African American 21 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 168 5.0%
 Asian 10 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 15 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 143 4.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner8731282753341798032
Renter2280456845324334
Total3015317334337921112366

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 755 51%
 Single Guardian 167 11%
 Singles 475 32%
 Singles With Roommate 81 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,112 75%
 Households with Kids 366 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1422181517221716182122182216172326261212
Female1216131381518152118252316161920312565
Total2638312825373531393947413832364357511817

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 54891 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 54891 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 54891 real estate data, the median home value of $152,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 54891. Rentals in 54891 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 54891 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,281 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 48 1%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 60 2%
 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 691 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 418 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 369 21%
 Households Vacant 296 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 19 6.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1.0%
 For Sale Only 19 6.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 1.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 202 68.2%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 49 16.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 16 4%
 1 Bedroom 76 20%
 2 Bedroom 212 57%
 3+ Bedroom 67 18%
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 $50,049 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 54891 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 54891 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 867 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 957 35%
 No Earnings 945 34%
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 867 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 957 35%
 No Earnings 945 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,244 82%
 Public transportation 17 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 148 10%
 Worked at Home 100 7%
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 71 5.5%
 High School Graduate 625 48.8%
 Associate's degree 91 7.1%
 Bachelor's degree 317 24.7%
 Master's degree 133 10.4%
 Professional school degree 36 2.8%
 Doctorate degree 8 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 413 75%
 Enrolled in Private School 118 21%
 Not Enrolled in School 18 3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 54891

ZIP Code 54891 is in the Washburn School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 54891.

Washburn Middle School
411 West 8th St
Washburn, WI 54891
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Washburn School District
Washburn Elementary
411 West 8th St
Washburn, WI 54891
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Washburn School District
Washburn High School
305 West 4th St
Washburn, WI 54891
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Washburn School District

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