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ZIP Code 54561

Primary City:Star Lake, WI (View All Cities)
County: Vilas County
Timezone: Central (10:56am)
Area code: 715 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.06, -89.45
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 54561

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 54561. 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 54561. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 54561, 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:
Star Lake, WI
Unacceptable:
Sayner, Starlake

Stats and Demographics for the 54561 ZIP Code

ZIP code 54561 is located in north 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 54561 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely small. There are also an extremely large number of families and an extremely small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 54561 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 35
Population Density 2 people per sq mi
Housing Units 97
Median Home Value $275,000
Land Area 16.63 sq mi
Water Area 2.13 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 17
Median Household Income $27,222

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 61Male Median Age: 62Female Median Age: 60


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5000
5-9000
10-14101
15-19022
20-24000
25-29202
30-34000
35-39000
40-44112
45-49033
50-54000
55-59426
60-64314
65-69000
70-74224
75-79213
80-84224
85 Plus134

Gender

 Male 18 51%
 Female 17 49%
Gender

Race

 White 35 100%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 0 0%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24101
25-34000
35-44101
45-54000
55-64707
65-74202
75-84303
85 Plus303

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 12 71%
 Single Guardian 1 6%
 Singles 4 24%
 Singles With Roommate 0 0%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 16 94%
 Households with Kids 1 6%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1000
2000
3000
4000
5000
6000
7000
8000
9000
10000
11000
12000
13000
14101
15000
16011
17000
18000
19011
20000

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 54561 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 54561 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 54561 real estate data, the median home value of $275,000 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 54561.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 35 100%
 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 8 8%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 9 9%
 Renter Occupied Households 0 0%
 Households Vacant 80 82%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 80 100%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 0 0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $27,222 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 54561 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 54561 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 54561 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. 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 7 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 0 0%
 No Earnings 10 59%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 0 0%
 No Earnings 10 59%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 54561 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 0 0%
 High School Graduate 7 47%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 8 53%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

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