Zip Code 53221 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMilwaukee
Zip Code StateWisconsin
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Milwaukee
Area Code414
Current Population:37701
Racial Majority:White 64.8%
Public School Racial Majority:White 41%
Unemployment Rate:7.3%
Median Household Income$52764
Average Adjusted Gross Income$49190
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time21 Minutes
Current Time:
CST
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range666 - 751 ft.
Area9 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.95470300, -87.94368600

Zip Code 53221 Description

Zip Code 53221 is located in the state of Wisconsin in the Milwaukee metro area. Zip code 53221 is primarily located in Milwaukee County. The official US Postal Service name for 53221 is MILWAUKEE, Wisconsin. Portions of zip code 53221 are contained within or border the city limits of Milwaukee, WI, Greenfield, WI, Oak Creek, WI, and Greendale, WI. The area code for zip code 53221 is 414. 53221 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Wisconsin.

The current unemployment level in 53221 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 53221 increased to 37701 from 35422 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 53221 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 53221 public schools is White. 66% of students in 53221 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 25491 64.8% 26097 -2%
 Black Or African American 1871 4.76% 1272 +47%
 Hispanic 8052 20.47% 7129 +13%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 160 0.41% 299 -46%
 Asian 2260 5.75% 1978 +14%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 13 -100%
 Other Race 48 0% 48 -100%
 Two Or More Races 865 3.82% 865 +74%

Zip Code 53221 Race/Ethnicity

 White 41%
 Black Or African American 10.4%
 Hispanic 39%
 Asian 6.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1.1%
 Two or More Races 1.8%

Zip Code 53221 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3770135422
Male Population48.50%
Female Population51.50%
Total Households15858
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
66%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$52764
Income Under $50K Per Year46.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year38.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year14.90%
53221 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Wisconsin District 4Gwen MooreDemocrat
Wisconsin District 5Jim SensenbrennerRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$150276
Average Real Estate Sale Price$132982
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 53221 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)13182737475763625442311939
Avg Max Temp (°F)27324254677782807260463356
Avg Precip (In.)1.681.552.423.743.033.63.624.043.382.512.672.1134.36
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI
CBSA Type53221
CBSA Population1560515
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours