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ZIP Code 54979

Primary City:Van Dyne, WI (View All Cities)
County: Fond du Lac County
Timezone: Central (6:15pm)
Area code: 920 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.87, -88.54
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 54979

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 54979. 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 54979. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 54979, 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:
Van Dyne, WI

Stats and Demographics for the 54979 ZIP Code

ZIP code 54979 is located in south 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 54979 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 large. There are also an extremely large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 54979 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,472
Population Density 57 people per sq mi
Housing Units 624
Median Home Value $158,500
Land Area 26.04 sq mi
Water Area 0.10 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 569
Median Household Income $65,313

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2641535539353442607183644636253186
Female263944542924285050737160464632201312
Total52809710968596292110144154124928257512118

Gender

 Male 755 51%
 Female 717 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,436 97.6%
 Black Or African American 5 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.5%
 Asian 13 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.1%
 Other Race 3 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 7 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner23889147113695010
Renter64121411211
Total842101161124715111

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 392 69%
 Single Guardian 58 10%
 Singles 93 16%
 Singles With Roommate 26 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 407 72%
 Households with Kids 162 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male774386871210717145168139911
Female5656311116812104108914131269
Total12139911171913202217212413252226211520

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 54979 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 54979 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 54979 real estate data, the median home value of $158,500 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 54979. Rentals in 54979 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 54979 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,472 100%
 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 364 58%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 154 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 51 8%
 Households Vacant 55 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 10 18%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 4%
 For Sale Only 6 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 17 31%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 17 31%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 8 30%
 3+ Bedroom 19 70%
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 $65,313 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 54979 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 54979 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 510 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 302 28%
 No Earnings 278 26%
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 510 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 302 28%
 No Earnings 278 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 694 96.9%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 5 0.7%
 Worked at Home 17 2.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 44 10%
 High School Graduate 353 78%
 Associate's degree 23 5%
 Bachelor's degree 30 7%
 Master's degree 5 1%
 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 282 85.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 25 7.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 23 7.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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