Official Zip Code NameRhinelander
Zip Code StateWisconsin
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code534 / 715
Alternate Zip Code NamesMONICO
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesLAKE GEORGE
PELICAN
STARKS
STELLA
SUGAR CAMP
WOODBORO
Current Population:20019
Racial Majority:White 95.67%
Public School Racial Majority:White 94.8%
Unemployment Rate:4.59%
Median Household Income$43349
Average Adjusted Gross Income$47173
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time16.6 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
CDT
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Primary County: Oneida
Elevation Range1552 - 1683 ft.
Area416 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)45.67240143, -89.34632874

Zip Code 54501 Description

Zip Code 54501 is located in the state of Wisconsin in the Wausau - Rhinelander metro area. Zip code 54501 is primarily located in Oneida County. Portions of 54501 are also located in Lincoln County. The official US Postal Service name for 54501 is RHINELANDER, Wisconsin. Portions of zip code 54501 are contained within or border the city limits of Rhinelander, WI, . The area code for zip code 54501 is 715. 54501 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Wisconsin.

The current unemployment level in 54501 is 4.59% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.2% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.8% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 54501 decreased to 20019 from 20241 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 54501 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 54501 public schools is White. 46.1% of students in 54501 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 19068 95.67% 19203 -1%
 Black Or African American 153 0.77% 97 +58%
 Hispanic 245 1.23% 186 +32%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 237 1.19% 156 +52%
 Asian 72 0.36% 125 -42%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 18 0.09% 4 +350%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 247 0.69% 247 -44%

Zip Code 54501 Race/Ethnicity

 White 94.8%
 Black Or African American 1.2%
 Hispanic 1.1%
 Asian 0.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1.4%
 Two or More Races 1%

Zip Code 54501 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2001920241
Male Population49.40%
Female Population50.60%
Total Households8669
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
46.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
66.7%
Median Household Income$43349
Income Under $50K Per Year56.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.20%
114 US Congressional DistrictWisconsin 7
RepresentativeSean Duffy
PartyRepublican
Average Real Estate Asking Price$174351
Average Real Estate Sale Price$128833
Current Unemployment Level (June 2016)4.59%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.14%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago8.99%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 4a: -30F to -25F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 3b: -35F to -30F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All
Ecoregion 50i - Northern Highlands Lakes Country
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 21 - 31

Zip Code 54501 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)-14152941505553453422730
Avg Max Temp (°F)21273852677478766755382551
Avg Precip (In.)1.21.871.632.373.323.8644.314.082.622.091.331.67
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours