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ZIP Code 53210

Post Office City:Milwaukee, WI (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Saint Joseph|West Side
County: Milwaukee County
Timezone: Central (7:20am)
Area code: 414 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.07, -87.98
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 53210

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 53210. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 53210 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Milwaukee, WI
Acceptable:
Wauwatosa
Unacceptable:
Wawatosa

Stats and Demographics for the 53210 ZIP Code

ZIP code 53210 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 an extremely large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 53210 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 53210 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 28,126
Population Density 11,051 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,403
Median Home Value $117,300
Land Area 2.55 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,889
Median Household Income $31,149

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 29Male Median Age: 26Female Median Age: 31


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 51,3071,3152,622
5-91,2311,1872,418
10-141,3881,3112,699
15-191,3961,4302,826
20-249211,0321,953
25-299451,1522,097
30-348581,1752,033
35-398061,1501,956
40-448129641,776
45-498151,0151,830
50-547519841,735
55-596868551,541
60-644456351,080
65-69225326551
70-74146227373
75-7990168258
80-8485132217
85 Plus38123161

Gender

 Male 12,945 46%
 Female 15,181 54%
Gender

Race

 White 5,274 18.8%
 Black Or African American 21,106 75.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 131 0.5%
 Asian 459 1.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.0%
 Other Race 350 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 799 2.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2445518563
25-345371,5722,109
35-449011,3592,260
45-549751,1542,129
55-649537641,717
65-74392264656
75-84212128340
85 Plus7639115

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,379 24%
 Single Guardian 4,198 42%
 Singles 2,704 27%
 Singles With Roommate 608 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,513 56%
 Households with Kids 4,376 44%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1274247521
2272274546
3248268516
4240232472
5246232478
6255224479
7219233452
8270251521
9241247488
10288244532
11255273528
12267273540
13292270562
14286251537
15303304607
16313305618
17286312598
18276273549
19218236454
20216241457

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 53210 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 53210 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 53210 real estate data, the median home value of $117,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 53210 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 53210 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 53210 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 27,872 99.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 193 0.7%
 Juvenile Facilities 8 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 53 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,330 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 761 7%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,798 51%
 Households Vacant 1,514 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 560 37.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 23 1.5%
 For Sale Only 169 11.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 47 3.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 12 0.8%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 702 46.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 126 2%
 1 Bedroom 827 14%
 2 Bedroom 2,744 48%
 3+ Bedroom 2,056 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 $31,149 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 53210 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. ZIP code 53210 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 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 53210 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

For more information, see Milwaukee, WI commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 6,453 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,654 25%
 No Earnings 7,440 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 6,453 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,654 25%
 No Earnings 7,440 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,550 81.6%
 Public transportation 1,247 13.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 11 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 182 2.0%
 Worked at Home 262 2.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, compared to other ZIPs, a much higher percentage of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 2,828 18.8%
 High School Graduate 8,388 55.8%
 Associate's degree 911 6.1%
 Bachelor's degree 1,797 11.9%
 Master's degree 928 6.2%
 Professional school degree 132 0.9%
 Doctorate degree 54 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,348 71.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,456 19.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 710 9.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 53210

ZIP Code 53210 is in the following school districts: Milwaukee College Preparatory School -- 36th Street Agency School District, Milwaukee School District, Wisconsin Department of Corrections School District, and Private. There are 14 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 53210.

Milwaukee College Preparatory School -- 36th Street
2449 N 36th St
Milwaukee, WI 53210
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Milwaukee College Preparatory School -- 36th Street Agency School District
Clarke Street Elementary
2816 W Clarke St
Milwaukee, WI 53210
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Milwaukee School District
Sherman Elementary
5110 W Locust St
Milwaukee, WI 53210
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Milwaukee School District
Next Door Charter
2545 N 29th St
Milwaukee, WI 53210
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Milwaukee School District
Milwaukee French Immersion
2360 N 52nd St
Milwaukee, WI 53210
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Milwaukee School District
Milwaukee College Preparatory School -- 38th Street
2623 N 38th St
Milwaukee, WI 53210
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Milwaukee School District
Felmers O Chaney Correctional Center
2825 N 30th St
Milwaukee, WI 53210
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wisconsin Department of Corrections School District
Whs Information Technology
2525 N Sherman Blvd
Milwaukee, WI 53210
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Milwaukee School District
St Catherine Catholic School
2647 N 51st St
Milwaukee, WI 53210
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Mother of Good Counsel
3001 N 68th St
Milwaukee, WI 53210
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Mt Calvary Lutheran School
2862 N 53rd St
Milwaukee, WI 53210
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Christian Faith Academy
2327 N 52nd St
Milwaukee, WI 53210
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Pilgrim Lutheran School
6717 W Center St
Wauwatosa, WI 53210
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Sherman Park Lutheran School / Preschool
2703 N Sherman Blvd
Milwaukee, WI 53210
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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