Zip Code 53172 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSouth Milwaukee
Zip Code StateWisconsin
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Milwaukee
Area Code414
Current Population:21156
Racial Majority:White 85.66%
Public School Racial Majority:White 77.2%
Unemployment Rate:2.4%
Median Household Income$56575
Average Adjusted Gross Income$52250
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time22.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range591 - 640 ft.
Area5 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.91191800, -87.86252700

Zip Code 53172 Description

Zip Code 53172 is located in the state of Wisconsin in the Milwaukee metro area. Zip code 53172 is primarily located in Milwaukee County. The official US Postal Service name for 53172 is SOUTH MILWAUKEE, Wisconsin. Portions of zip code 53172 are contained within or border the city limits of South Milwaukee, WI, Cudahy, WI, and Oak Creek, WI. The area code for zip code 53172 is 414. 53172 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Wisconsin.

The current unemployment level in 53172 is 2.4% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.5% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 2.3% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 53172 increased to 21156 from 20939 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 53172 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 53172 public schools is White. 49.3% of students in 53172 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 18168 85.66% 18357 -1%
 Black Or African American 331 1.56% 391 -15%
 Hispanic 1806 8.51% 1699 +6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 111 0.52% 150 -26%
 Asian 190 0.9% 226 -16%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 18 0% 18 -100%
 Two Or More Races 314 2.85% 314 +92%

Zip Code 53172 Race/Ethnicity

 White 77.2%
 Black Or African American 5.3%
 Hispanic 14.7%
 Asian 1.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.9%
 Two or More Races 0.4%

Zip Code 53172 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2115620939
Male Population49.00%
Female Population51.00%
Total Households9043
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$56575
Income Under $50K Per Year43.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year40.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year16.60%
53172 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Wisconsin District 4Gwen MooreDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Wisconsin Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$155504
Average Real Estate Sale Price$137660
Current Unemployment Level 2.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 53b - Kettle Moraines
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 53172 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)13182737465663625442311939
Avg Max Temp (°F)28324254667681797260463356
Avg Precip (In.)1.771.62.493.753.063.613.624.063.362.492.692.1734.65
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI
CBSA Type53172
CBSA Population1560515
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours