Zip Code 53098 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWatertown
Zip Code StateWisconsin
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Dodge
Secondary County: Jefferson
Area Code274 / 920
Current Population:11965
Racial Majority:White 94.67%
Public School Racial Majority:White 84.6%
Unemployment Rate:3.7%
Median Household Income$57505
Average Adjusted Gross Income$58790
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time22.6 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range791 - 961 ft.
Area100 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)43.24848300, -88.71238400

Zip Code 53098 Description

Zip Code 53098 is located in the state of Wisconsin in the Milwaukee metro area. Zip code 53098 is primarily located in Dodge County. Portions of 53098 are also located in Jefferson County. The official US Postal Service name for 53098 is WATERTOWN, Wisconsin. Portions of zip code 53098 are contained within or border the city limits of Watertown, WI, Clyman, WI, and Lowell, WI. The area code for zip code 53098 is 920. 53098 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Wisconsin.

The current unemployment level in 53098 is 3.7% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.7% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.5% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 53098 increased to 11965 from 11586 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 53098 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 53098 public schools is White. 39.7% of students in 53098 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 11144 94.67% 11225 -1%
 Black Or African American 77 0.65% 48 +60%
 Hispanic 228 1.94% 491 -54%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.07% 24 -67%
 Asian 63 0.54% 67 -6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 6 -100%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 103 2.14% 103 +145%

Zip Code 53098 Race/Ethnicity

 White 84.6%
 Black Or African American 2.3%
 Hispanic 10.2%
 Asian 0.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 1.9%

Zip Code 53098 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1196511586
Male Population48.80%
Female Population51.20%
Total Households4790
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$57505
Income Under $50K Per Year40.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year44.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year14.60%
53098 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Wisconsin District 5Jim SensenbrennerRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$188563
Average Real Estate Sale Price$124154
Current Unemployment Level 3.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.1%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 53c - Southeastern Wisconsin Savannah and Till Plain
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 53098 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)7122435465661595039271436
Avg Max Temp (°F)25304256697982807260443056
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Beaver Dam, WI
CBSA Type53098
CBSA Population89632
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours