Zip Code 53549 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameJefferson
Zip Code StateWisconsin
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Jefferson
Area Code274 / 920
Current Population:10414
Racial Majority:White 84.63%
Public School Racial Majority:White 80%
Unemployment Rate:3.8%
Median Household Income$55145
Average Adjusted Gross Income$54810
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time23 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range810 - 853 ft.
Area67 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.99241700, -88.78344400

Zip Code 53549 Description

Zip Code 53549 is located in the state of Wisconsin in the Milwaukee metro area. Zip code 53549 is primarily located in Jefferson County. The official US Postal Service name for 53549 is JEFFERSON, Wisconsin. Portions of zip code 53549 are contained within or border the city limits of Jefferson, WI, Fort Atkinson, WI, Rome, WI, and Hebron, WI. Zip code 53549 is within area code 920 and area code 262. 53549 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Wisconsin.

The current unemployment level in 53549 is 3.8% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 3.9% and is lower 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 53549 increased to 10414 from 10045 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 53549 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 53549 public schools is White. 43% of students in 53549 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 8576 84.63% 9175 -7%
 Black Or African American 99 0.98% 47 +111%
 Hispanic 1290 12.73% 991 +30%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.08% 36 -78%
 Asian 43 0.42% 71 -39%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 5 -100%
 Other Race 5 0% 5 -100%
 Two Or More Races 84 1.15% 84 +39%

Zip Code 53549 Race/Ethnicity

 White 80%
 Black Or African American 1.8%
 Hispanic 16.5%
 Asian 0.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 0.6%

Zip Code 53549 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1041410045
Male Population50.00%
Female Population50.00%
Total Households4063
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$55145
Income Under $50K Per Year43.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year39.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year16.50%
53549 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Wisconsin District 5Jim SensenbrennerRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Wisconsin Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$193642
Average Real Estate Sale Price$124000
Current Unemployment Level 3.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.9%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
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 53549 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)8132436475661595039271536
Avg Max Temp (°F)26314357707983807361443156
Avg Precip (In.)1.361.242.163.363.273.964.064.353.52.512.441.6633.86
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Watertown-Fort Atkinson, WI
CBSA Type53549
CBSA Population82623
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours