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ZIP Code 54421

Primary City:Colby, WI (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (11:41pm)
Coordinates:44.9, -90.3
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 54421

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 54421. 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 54421. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 54421, 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:
Colby, WI

Stats and Demographics for the 54421 ZIP Code

ZIP code 54421 is located in central 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 54421 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 54421 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,455
Population Density 49 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,316
Median Home Value $113,500
Land Area 70.83 sq mi
Water Area 0.10 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,255
Median Household Income $43,438

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 38


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5147144291
5-9129134263
10-14131131262
15-1912598223
20-24119114233
25-2912796223
30-348190171
35-3910191192
40-449891189
45-49126131257
50-54133114247
55-59102103205
60-647272144
65-695959118
70-744360103
75-79435093
80-84415495
85 Plus5591146

Gender

 Male 1,732 50%
 Female 1,723 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,193 92.4%
 Black Or African American 13 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 13 0.4%
 Asian 26 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 190 5.5%
 Two Or More Races 19 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24284270
25-3410769176
35-4416345208
45-5423739276
55-6417526201
65-7412014134
75-848128109
85 Plus453681

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 728 58%
 Single Guardian 162 13%
 Singles 302 24%
 Singles With Roommate 63 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 840 67%
 Households with Kids 415 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1322254
2262854
3313667
4253055
5263056
6372663
7172239
8262955
9232750
10313061
11192847
12282351
13263056
14272047
15251944
16362359
17202444
18201838
19241438
20261844

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 54421 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 54421 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 54421 real estate data, the median home value of $113,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 54421 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 54421 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 54421 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,357 97.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 81 2.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 17 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 564 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 392 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 299 23%
 Households Vacant 61 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 21 34%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 5%
 For Sale Only 8 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 22 36%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 15 5%
 1 Bedroom 60 18%
 2 Bedroom 157 48%
 3+ Bedroom 97 29%
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 $43,438 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 54421 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 54421 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 54421 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 956 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 583 25%
 No Earnings 780 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 956 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 583 25%
 No Earnings 780 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,131 81.4%
 Public transportation 5 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 120 8.6%
 Worked at Home 134 9.6%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 177 19.1%
 High School Graduate 585 63.2%
 Associate's degree 84 9.1%
 Bachelor's degree 65 7.0%
 Master's degree 12 1.3%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 2 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 376 50.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 219 29.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 148 19.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 54421

ZIP Code 54421 is in the Colby School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 54421.

Colby Elementary
202 West Dolf St
Colby, WI 54421
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Colby School District
Little Stars Pre-School
705 North 2nd St
Colby, WI 54421
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Colby School District
Colby Middle School
703 North 2nd St
Colby, WI 54421
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Colby School District
Colby High School
705 North 2nd St
Colby, WI 54421
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Colby School District
St Mary Grade School
209 S Second St
Colby, WI 54421
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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