Zip Code 53205 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMilwaukee
Zip Code StateWisconsin
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Milwaukee
Area Code414
Current Population:10050
Racial Majority:African American 78.56%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 92.4%
Unemployment Rate:7.4%
Median Household Income$18914
Average Adjusted Gross Income$28570
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time20.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range663 - 663 ft.
Area1 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)43.05318100, -87.93385200

Zip Code 53205 Description

Zip Code 53205 is located in the state of Wisconsin in the Milwaukee metro area. Zip code 53205 is primarily located in Milwaukee County. The official US Postal Service name for 53205 is MILWAUKEE, Wisconsin. Portions of zip code 53205 are contained within or border the city limits of Milwaukee, WI, . The area code for zip code 53205 is 414. 53205 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Wisconsin.

The current unemployment level in 53205 is 7.4% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.5% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.1% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 53205 decreased to 10050 from 10875 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 53205 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 53205 public schools is Black. 89.7% of students in 53205 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 352 3.4% 319 +10%
 Black Or African American 8125 78.56% 8480 -4%
 Hispanic 591 5.71% 439 +35%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 173 1.67% 22 +686%
 Asian 781 7.55% 551 +42%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 20 0.16% 20 -15%
 Two Or More Races 219 2.93% 219 +38%

Zip Code 53205 Race/Ethnicity

 White 2.6%
 Black Or African American 92.4%
 Hispanic 2.9%
 Asian 0.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 0.9%

Zip Code 53205 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1005010875
Male Population45.40%
Female Population54.60%
Total Households3566
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$18914
Income Under $50K Per Year85.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year12.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year2.70%
53205 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Wisconsin District 4Gwen MooreDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Wisconsin Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$95458
Average Real Estate Sale Price$60703
Current Unemployment Level 7.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago9.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 53b - Kettle Moraines
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 53205 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)13172737485764625443311939
Avg Max Temp (°F)28324254667781807260463356
Avg Precip (In.)1.541.432.243.693.013.623.614.023.422.52.632.0433.75
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI
CBSA Type53205
CBSA Population1560515
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours