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ZIP Code 53146

Primary City:New Berlin, WI (View All Cities)
County: Waukesha County
Timezone: Central (5:16am)
Area code: 262 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.97, -88.16
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 53146

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 53146. 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 53146. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 53146, 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:
New Berlin, WI
Unacceptable:
Waukesha

Stats and Demographics for the 53146 ZIP Code

ZIP code 53146 is located in southeast 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 53146 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 a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 53146 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,458
Population Density 407 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,947
Median Home Value $232,500
Land Area 18.34 sq mi
Water Area 0.28 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,878
Median Household Income $74,789

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5177170347
5-9260239499
10-14266269535
15-19255214469
20-24137121258
25-29148127275
30-34168175343
35-39210216426
40-44313291604
45-49329332661
50-54361373734
55-59316293609
60-64230258488
65-69221199420
70-74153169322
75-79104132236
80-847571146
85 Plus365086

Gender

 Male 3,759 50%
 Female 3,699 50%
Gender

Race

 White 7,133 95.6%
 Black Or African American 35 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 25 0.3%
 Asian 135 1.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 47 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 81 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2411617
25-3419936235
35-4446949518
45-5466961730
55-6458725612
65-7444017457
75-8424115256
85 Plus50353

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,931 67%
 Single Guardian 259 9%
 Singles 563 20%
 Singles With Roommate 125 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,986 69%
 Households with Kids 892 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1343266
2374178
3423880
4384179
5484694
65646102
75249101
85251103
9524799
10464894
115158109
125557112
135761118
145745102
155650106
166152113
175848106
18503686
19302858
20312556

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 53146 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 53146 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1960s. Looking at 53146 real estate data, the median home value of $232,500 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 53146 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 53146 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 53146 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,444 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 9 0.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 5 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,865 63%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 801 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 212 7%
 Households Vacant 69 2%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 14 20%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 19 28%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 9 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 24 35%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 109 51%
 3+ Bedroom 105 49%
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 $74,789 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 53146 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 53146 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 2,621 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,484 25%
 No Earnings 1,862 31%
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 2,621 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,484 25%
 No Earnings 1,862 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,466 93.0%
 Public transportation 23 0.6%
 Taxicab 9 0.2%
 Motorcycle 109 2.9%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 23 0.6%
 Worked at Home 96 2.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 53146 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 98 3.8%
 High School Graduate 1,437 55.1%
 Associate's degree 272 10.4%
 Bachelor's degree 597 22.9%
 Master's degree 148 5.7%
 Professional school degree 43 1.6%
 Doctorate degree 12 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,068 78.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 212 15.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 80 5.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 53146

ZIP Code 53146 is in the New Berlin School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 53146.

Poplar Creek Elementary
17401 West Cleveland Ave
New Berlin, WI 53146
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New Berlin School District
New Berlin Middle/High School
18695 West Cleveland Ave
New Berlin, WI 53146
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New Berlin School District

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