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ZIP Code 53718

Post Office City:Madison, WI (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: East Side
County: Dane County
Timezone: Central (6:49am)
Area code: 608 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.1, -89.3
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 53718

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 53718. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 53718 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:
Madison, WI

Stats and Demographics for the 53718 ZIP Code

ZIP code 53718 is located in southern 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 53718 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is slightly higher than average. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 53718 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,753
Population Density 586 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,581
Median Home Value $218,000
Land Area 20.07 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,178
Median Household Income $71,706

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 38


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5448426874
5-9339355694
10-14286293579
15-19256213469
20-24236324560
25-296096251,234
30-345996301,229
35-39492456948
40-44377388765
45-49365381746
50-54326390716
55-59294343637
60-64263336599
65-69164233397
70-74130172302
75-79107159266
80-84102194296
85 Plus126316442

Gender

 Male 5,519 47%
 Female 6,234 53%
Gender

Race

 White 9,891 84.2%
 Black Or African American 782 6.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 42 0.4%
 Asian 537 4.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 155 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 344 2.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2440157197
25-347855211,306
35-447442751,019
45-54680199879
55-64606147753
65-7434595440
75-84201153354
85 Plus62168230

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,304 44%
 Single Guardian 563 11%
 Singles 1,756 34%
 Singles With Roommate 555 11%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,817 74%
 Households with Kids 1,361 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
110493197
28074154
38388171
48382165
57977156
66974143
75763120
87367140
96174135
106751118
116552117
125170121
135759116
144661107
156651117
165352105
175050100
18453176
19422971
20373875

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 53718 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 53718 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 53718 real estate data, the median home value of $218,000 is slightly higher 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 53718. Rentals in 53718 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 53718 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,484 97.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 88 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 181 1.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,940 53%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 523 9%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,715 31%
 Households Vacant 403 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 169 42%
 Rented & Unoccupied 16 4%
 For Sale Only 148 37%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 31 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 31 8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 99 6%
 1 Bedroom 399 23%
 2 Bedroom 788 46%
 3+ Bedroom 437 25%
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 $71,706 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 53718 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 53718 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.

For more information, see Madison, WI commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5,415 55%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,389 24%
 No Earnings 2,013 21%
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 5,415 55%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,389 24%
 No Earnings 2,013 21%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,838 94.9%
 Public transportation 48 0.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 92 1.3%
 Worked at Home 226 3.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 53718 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 325 4%
 High School Graduate 3,540 40%
 Associate's degree 976 11%
 Bachelor's degree 2,625 29%
 Master's degree 1,207 14%
 Professional school degree 102 1%
 Doctorate degree 127 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,531 71.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 285 13.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 335 15.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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