Zip Code 53224 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMilwaukee
Zip Code StateWisconsin
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Milwaukee
Area Code414
Current Population:21284
Racial Majority:African American 51.79%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 85.3%
Unemployment Rate:7.3%
Median Household Income$51728
Average Adjusted Gross Income$47380
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time22.4 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range738 - 761 ft.
Area10 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)43.16298100, -88.04032900

Zip Code 53224 Description

Zip Code 53224 is located in the state of Wisconsin in the Milwaukee metro area. Zip code 53224 is primarily located in Milwaukee County. The official US Postal Service name for 53224 is MILWAUKEE, Wisconsin. Portions of zip code 53224 are contained within or border the city limits of Milwaukee, WI, Menomonee Falls, WI, and Mequon, WI. The area code for zip code 53224 is 414. 53224 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Wisconsin.

The current unemployment level in 53224 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 53224 increased to 21284 from 19523 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 53224 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 53224 public schools is Black. 86.7% of students in 53224 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 7149 32.35% 6193 +15%
 Black Or African American 11443 51.79% 11865 -4%
 Hispanic 1341 6.07% 1489 -10%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 139 0.63% 78 +78%
 Asian 1399 6.33% 983 +42%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 12 -100%
 Other Race 47 0.15% 47 -30%
 Two Or More Races 617 2.68% 617 -4%

Zip Code 53224 Race/Ethnicity

 White 4.3%
 Black Or African American 85.3%
 Hispanic 3.6%
 Asian 5.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 0.8%

Zip Code 53224 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2128419523
Male Population46.40%
Female Population53.60%
Total Households7781
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$51728
Income Under $50K Per Year48.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year36.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year15.60%
53224 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Wisconsin District 4Gwen MooreDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Wisconsin Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$138191
Average Real Estate Sale Price$131536
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 5a: -20F to -15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 53b - Kettle Moraines
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 53224 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)10152535465561605140291737
Avg Max Temp (°F)27314254677782807260453256
Avg Precip (In.)1.461.272.073.392.993.73.824.143.462.442.51.8433.09
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI
CBSA Type53224
CBSA Population1560515
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours