Zip Code 53227 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMilwaukee
Zip Code StateWisconsin
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Milwaukee
Area Code414
Alternate Zip Code NamesNEW BERLIN
WEST ALLIS
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesGREENFIELD
Current Population:23357
Racial Majority:White 83.62%
Public School Racial Majority:White 62.2%
Unemployment Rate:6.2%
Median Household Income$50018
Average Adjusted Gross Income$51270
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time20.4 Minutes
Current Time:
CST
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range755 - 764 ft.
Area5 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.99529600, -88.04275500

Zip Code 53227 Description

Zip Code 53227 is located in the state of Wisconsin in the Milwaukee metro area. Zip code 53227 is primarily located in Milwaukee County. The official US Postal Service name for 53227 is MILWAUKEE, Wisconsin. Portions of zip code 53227 are contained within or border the city limits of West Allis, WI, Milwaukee, WI, Greenfield, WI, and New Berlin, WI. The area code for zip code 53227 is 414. 53227 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Wisconsin.

The current unemployment level in 53227 is 6.2% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.5% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.5% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 53227 decreased to 23357 from 23949 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 53227 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 53227 public schools is White. 52.8% of students in 53227 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 19295 83.62% 19704 -2%
 Black Or African American 580 2.51% 764 -24%
 Hispanic 2099 9.1% 1657 +27%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 114 0.49% 151 -25%
 Asian 672 2.91% 702 -4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 13 -100%
 Other Race 16 0% 16 -100%
 Two Or More Races 350 1.36% 350 -10%

Zip Code 53227 Race/Ethnicity

 White 62.2%
 Black Or African American 10.3%
 Hispanic 19.8%
 Asian 3.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1.1%
 Two or More Races 3.2%

Zip Code 53227 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2335723949
Male Population48.00%
Female Population52.00%
Total Households10945
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
52.8%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
33.3%
Median Household Income$50018
Income Under $50K Per Year50.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year37.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year12.10%
53227 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Wisconsin District 5Jim SensenbrennerRepublican
Wisconsin District 4Gwen MooreDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Wisconsin Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$162976
Average Real Estate Sale Price$132804
Current Unemployment Level 6.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.6%
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 53227 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)12172637485763625342301839
Avg Max Temp (°F)27324255687882807260453356
Avg Precip (In.)1.471.352.193.662.993.613.654.043.422.482.591.9633.42
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI
CBSA Type53227
CBSA Population1560515
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours