Zip Code 53543 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameHighland
Zip Code StateWisconsin
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Iowa
Secondary County: Grant
Area Code608
Current Population:1641
Racial Majority:White 94.87%
Public School Racial Majority:White 94.3%
Unemployment Rate:3.6%
Median Household Income$44817
Average Adjusted Gross Income$60530
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time26.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range814 - 1148 ft.
Area77 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)43.05670300, -90.35741300

Zip Code 53543 Description

Zip Code 53543 is located in the state of Wisconsin in the Madison metro area. Zip code 53543 is primarily located in Iowa County. Portions of 53543 are also located in Grant County. The official US Postal Service name for 53543 is HIGHLAND, Wisconsin. Portions of zip code 53543 are contained within or border the city limits of Highland, WI, . The area code for zip code 53543 is 608. 53543 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Wisconsin.

The current unemployment level in 53543 is 3.6% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 2.9% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.4% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 53543 decreased to 1641 from 1658 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 53543 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 53543 public schools is White. 29.7% of students in 53543 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1573 94.87% 1589 -1%
 Black Or African American 11 0.66% 3 +267%
 Hispanic 31 1.87% 21 +48%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.12% 6 -67%
 Asian 4 0.24% 4 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 18 2.23% 18 +106%

Zip Code 53543 Race/Ethnicity

 White 94.3%
 Black Or African American 0.6%
 Hispanic 1.9%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 3.2%

Zip Code 53543 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population16411658
Male Population51.40%
Female Population48.60%
Total Households656
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$44817
Income Under $50K Per Year56.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.70%
53543 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Wisconsin District 2Mark PocanDemocrat
Wisconsin District 3Ron KindDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Wisconsin Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$171438
Average Real Estate Sale Price$51000
Current Unemployment Level 3.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.1%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 52b - Paleozoic Plateau/Coulee Section
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 53543 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)6112335465560584938251335
Avg Max Temp (°F)25304257697882797159433055
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Madison, WI
CBSA Type53543
CBSA Population576264
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours