Zip Code 53218 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMilwaukee
Zip Code StateWisconsin
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Milwaukee
Area Code414
Current Population:40625
Racial Majority:African American 70.03%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 88.7%
Unemployment Rate:4.4%
Median Household Income$39715
Average Adjusted Gross Income$29490
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time22.5 Minutes
Current Time:
CDT
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range686 - 725 ft.
Area6 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)43.11479950, -87.99334717

Zip Code 53218 Description

Zip Code 53218 is located in the state of Wisconsin in the Milwaukee metro area. Zip code 53218 is primarily located in Milwaukee County. The official US Postal Service name for 53218 is MILWAUKEE, Wisconsin. Portions of zip code 53218 are contained within or border the city limits of Milwaukee, WI, . The area code for zip code 53218 is 414. 53218 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Wisconsin.

The current unemployment level in 53218 is 4.4% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.5% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.0% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.1%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 53218 increased to 40625 from 40513 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 53218 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 53218 public schools is Black. 87.8% of students in 53218 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 5300 12.47% 5886 -10%
 Black Or African American 29764 70.03% 28391 +5%
 Hispanic 1418 3.34% 1452 -2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 112 0.26% 142 -21%
 Asian 4492 10.57% 3734 +20%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 15 -100%
 Other Race 61 0.22% 61 +54%
 Two Or More Races 944 3.11% 944 +40%

Zip Code 53218 Race/Ethnicity

 White 4.3%
 Black Or African American 88.7%
 Hispanic 2.2%
 Asian 3.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.5%
 Two or More Races 0.6%

Zip Code 53218 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population4062540513
Male Population45.70%
Female Population54.30%
Total Households14092
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
87.8%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$39715
Income Under $50K Per Year62.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year30.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.60%
53218 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Wisconsin District 4Gwen MooreDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Wisconsin Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$68547
Average Real Estate Sale Price$51258
Current Unemployment Level 4.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.4%
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 53218 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)12162636475763615241301838
Avg Max Temp (°F)27324355687883807360453356
Avg Precip (In.)1.531.322.093.462.943.663.684.073.432.422.481.933
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI
CBSA Type53218
CBSA Population1560515
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours