Zip Code 53527 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameCottage Grove
Zip Code StateWisconsin
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Dane
Area Code608
Current Population:9963
Racial Majority:White 85.16%
Public School Racial Majority:White 85.3%
Unemployment Rate:3.1%
Median Household Income$86542
Average Adjusted Gross Income$91440
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time22.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range879 - 935 ft.
Area37 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)43.06563700, -89.19028500

Zip Code 53527 Description

Zip Code 53527 is located in the state of Wisconsin in the Madison metro area. Zip code 53527 is primarily located in Dane County. The official US Postal Service name for 53527 is COTTAGE GROVE, Wisconsin. Portions of zip code 53527 are contained within or border the city limits of Cottage Grove, WI, . The area code for zip code 53527 is 608. 53527 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Wisconsin.

The current unemployment level in 53527 is 3.1% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 2.8% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.1% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 53527 increased to 9963 from 7776 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 53527 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 53527 public schools is White. 19.3% of students in 53527 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 9264 85.16% 9162 +1%
 Black Or African American 86 0.79% 175 -51%
 Hispanic 877 8.06% 264 +232%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.03% 15 -80%
 Asian 552 5.07% 202 +173%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 19 0% 19 -100%
 Two Or More Races 126 0.88% 126 -24%

Zip Code 53527 Race/Ethnicity

 White 85.3%
 Black Or African American 1.9%
 Hispanic 4.8%
 Asian 3.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 3.8%

Zip Code 53527 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population99637776
Male Population49.90%
Female Population50.10%
Total Households3625
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$86542
Income Under $50K Per Year16.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year45.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year38.30%
53527 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Wisconsin District 2Mark PocanDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$303167
Average Real Estate Sale Price$237242
Current Unemployment Level 3.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.7%
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 53527 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)8122435465560584938261435
Avg Max Temp (°F)25314357707982807260443156
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Madison, WI
CBSA Type53527
CBSA Population576264
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours