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ZIP Code 54856

Primary City:Mason, WI (View All Cities)
County: Bayfield County
Timezone: Central (11:57am)
Area code: 715 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.4, -91.1
ZIP (~18 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 54856

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 54856. 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 54856. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 54856, 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:
Mason, WI
Acceptable:
Delta

Stats and Demographics for the 54856 ZIP Code

ZIP code 54856 is located in northwest Wisconsin and covers a large 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 54856 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 54856 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,616
Population Density 7 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,024
Median Home Value $152,900
Land Area 230.98 sq mi
Water Area 2.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 639
Median Household Income $46,125

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 44


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5573895
5-96859127
10-146255117
15-19464894
20-24271744
25-29403979
30-34364985
35-39554297
40-44484593
45-495450104
50-548265147
55-597765142
60-645661117
65-69504898
70-74253257
75-79422466
80-84161127
85 Plus101727

Gender

 Male 851 53%
 Female 765 47%
Gender

Race

 White 1,513 93.6%
 Black Or African American 6 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 27 1.7%
 Asian 16 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 52 3.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24516
25-34531669
35-448912101
45-5412410134
55-641494153
65-7490494
75-8456662
85 Plus20020

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 387 61%
 Single Guardian 71 11%
 Singles 154 24%
 Singles With Roommate 27 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 458 72%
 Households with Kids 181 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
114923
213720
3101020
411718
516824
691120
7171431
814721
9121931
10121527
11151631
129615
1318725
1481119
15111223
169716
1791120
1871017
1910818
20639

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 54856 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 54856 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1990s. Looking at 54856 real estate data, the median home value of $152,900 is slightly less 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 54856. Rentals in 54856 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 54856 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,616 100%
 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 330 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 256 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 53 5%
 Households Vacant 385 38%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 11 2.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 7 1.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 1.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 326 84.7%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 35 9.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 3 3%
 1 Bedroom 5 5%
 2 Bedroom 36 34%
 3+ Bedroom 61 58%
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 $46,125 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 54856 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 54856 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.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 462 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 370 31%
 No Earnings 378 31%
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 462 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 370 31%
 No Earnings 378 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 621 88.7%
 Public transportation 2 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 29 4.1%
 Worked at Home 48 6.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 57 10%
 High School Graduate 385 66%
 Associate's degree 55 9%
 Bachelor's degree 58 10%
 Master's degree 13 2%
 Professional school degree 7 1%
 Doctorate degree 6 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 218 73.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 44 14.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 33 11.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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