Zip Code 53523 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameCambridge
Zip Code StateWisconsin
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Dane
Secondary County: Jefferson
Area Code608
Current Population:4949
Racial Majority:White 96.05%
Public School Racial Majority:White 93.8%
Unemployment Rate:3.5%
Median Household Income$64499
Average Adjusted Gross Income$76110
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time24.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range824 - 948 ft.
Area51 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.98557400, -89.03094000

Zip Code 53523 Description

Zip Code 53523 is located in the state of Wisconsin in the Madison metro area. Zip code 53523 is primarily located in Dane County. Portions of 53523 are also located in Jefferson County. The official US Postal Service name for 53523 is CAMBRIDGE, Wisconsin. Portions of zip code 53523 are contained within or border the city limits of Lake Ripley, WI, Cambridge, WI, and Rockdale, WI. Zip code 53523 is within area code 608 and area code 920. 53523 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Wisconsin.

The current unemployment level in 53523 is 3.5% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 2.8% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.8% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 53523 increased to 4949 from 4728 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 53523 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 53523 public schools is White. 27.4% of students in 53523 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 4644 96.05% 4774 -3%
 Black Or African American 52 1.08% 29 +79%
 Hispanic 43 0.89% 74 -42%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 20 0.41% 5 +300%
 Asian 1 0.02% 21 -95%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 43 1.55% 43 +74%

Zip Code 53523 Race/Ethnicity

 White 93.8%
 Black Or African American 0.9%
 Hispanic 3.2%
 Asian 0.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 1.9%

Zip Code 53523 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population49494728
Male Population50.40%
Female Population49.60%
Total Households2037
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$64499
Income Under $50K Per Year36.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year42.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year21.80%
53523 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Wisconsin District 2Mark PocanDemocrat
Wisconsin District 5Jim SensenbrennerRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Wisconsin Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$220648
Average Real Estate Sale Price$184767
Current Unemployment Level 3.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.1%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 53c - Southeastern Wisconsin Savannah and Till Plain
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 53523 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)8132436475661595039271536
Avg Max Temp (°F)26314357707983807361443156
Avg Precip (In.)1.351.232.193.383.343.984.084.373.482.452.411.6633.92
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Madison, WI
CBSA Type53523
CBSA Population576264
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 53523
Cambridge High SchoolJefferson
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 53523
Nikolay Middle SchoolDane
List of Elementary Schools in Zipcode 53523
Cambridge Elementary SchoolDane