Zip Code 53209 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMilwaukee
Zip Code StateWisconsin
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Milwaukee
Area Code414
Current Population:46917
Racial Majority:African American 67.44%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 71.2%
Unemployment Rate:7.3%
Median Household Income$40185
Average Adjusted Gross Income$42680
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time22.9 Minutes
Current Time:
CST
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range653 - 676 ft.
Area11 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)43.12781800, -87.94555700

Zip Code 53209 Description

Zip Code 53209 is located in the state of Wisconsin in the Milwaukee metro area. Zip code 53209 is primarily located in Milwaukee County. The official US Postal Service name for 53209 is MILWAUKEE, Wisconsin. Portions of zip code 53209 are contained within or border the city limits of Milwaukee, WI, Glendale, WI, Brown Deer, WI, River Hills, WI, and Mequon, WI. The area code for zip code 53209 is 414. 53209 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Wisconsin.

The current unemployment level in 53209 is 7.3% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.5% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.5% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 53209 decreased to 46917 from 49019 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 53209 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 53209 public schools is Black. 68.6% of students in 53209 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 10928 24.25% 11280 -3%
 Black Or African American 30392 67.44% 32358 -6%
 Hispanic 1922 4.26% 1521 +26%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 72 0.16% 146 -51%
 Asian 660 1.46% 540 +22%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 96 0.21% 14 +586%
 Other Race 50 0.05% 50 -52%
 Two Or More Races 1008 2.16% 1008 -4%

Zip Code 53209 Race/Ethnicity

 White 18.3%
 Black Or African American 71.2%
 Hispanic 4.4%
 Asian 4.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 1.1%

Zip Code 53209 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population4691749019
Male Population45.30%
Female Population54.70%
Total Households18841
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
68.6%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
91.7%
Median Household Income$40185
Income Under $50K Per Year60.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year27.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year12.20%
53209 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Wisconsin District 4Gwen MooreDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Wisconsin Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$111329
Average Real Estate Sale Price$85661
Current Unemployment Level 7.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level9.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.0%
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 53209 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)12172637475763625342301839
Avg Max Temp (°F)27324354677782807260453356
Avg Precip (In.)1.541.352.123.522.963.653.674.053.432.442.511.9333.17
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI
CBSA Type53209
CBSA Population1560515
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours