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ZIP Code 54556

Primary City:Prentice, WI (View All Cities)
County: Price County
Timezone: Central (12:36pm)
Area code: 715 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.5, -90.3
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 54556

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 54556. 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 54556. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 54556, 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:
Prentice, WI

Stats and Demographics for the 54556 ZIP Code

ZIP code 54556 is located in central Wisconsin and covers a slightly higher 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 54556 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 slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 54556 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,298
Population Density 15 people per sq mi
Housing Units 814
Median Home Value $99,100
Land Area 88.97 sq mi
Water Area 0.74 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 550
Median Household Income $33,295

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 41


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5303060
5-94556101
10-14334376
15-194953102
20-24253560
25-29282957
30-34333568
35-39334578
40-44513384
45-495767124
50-545845103
55-59524597
60-64414687
65-69362965
70-74262046
75-79172845
80-84161127
85 Plus61218

Gender

 Male 636 49%
 Female 662 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,260 97.1%
 Black Or African American 7 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.6%
 Asian 2 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 20 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2441418
25-34382765
35-44751691
45-5410422126
55-648916105
65-7473881
75-84361349
85 Plus8715

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 282 51%
 Single Guardian 84 15%
 Singles 156 28%
 Singles With Roommate 28 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 387 70%
 Households with Kids 163 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
18513
29514
36814
42810
571219
67916
771522
8131124
911920
108917
116612
12111122
13189
147916
15111223
16141327
17101121
1881422
19639
2051318

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 54556 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 54556 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 54556 real estate data, the median home value of $99,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 54556 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 54556 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 54556 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,298 100%
 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 235 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 192 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 123 15%
 Households Vacant 264 32%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 16 6.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.8%
 For Sale Only 21 8.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 0.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 199 75.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 24 9.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 1 0.7%
 1 Bedroom 29 21.0%
 2 Bedroom 86 62.3%
 3+ Bedroom 22 15.9%
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 $33,295 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 54556 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 54556 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 54556 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 347 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 288 29%
 No Earnings 346 35%
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 347 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 288 29%
 No Earnings 346 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 476 87%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 55 10%
 Worked at Home 17 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 66 15.3%
 High School Graduate 309 71.7%
 Associate's degree 25 5.8%
 Bachelor's degree 24 5.6%
 Master's degree 6 1.4%
 Professional school degree 1 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 202 87%
 Enrolled in Private School 10 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 20 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 54556

ZIP Code 54556 is in the Prentice School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 54556.

Prentice Elementary
1025 Town St
Prentice, WI 54556
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Prentice School District
Prentice Middle School
1025 Town St
Prentice, WI 54556
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Prentice School District
Prentice High School
1025 Town St
Prentice, WI 54556
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Prentice School District

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