Zip Code 53578 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NamePrairie Du Sac
Zip Code StateWisconsin
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Sauk
Secondary County: Columbia
Area Code608
Current Population:5924
Racial Majority:White 92.05%
Public School Racial Majority:White 85.6%
Unemployment Rate:4.6%
Median Household Income$57162
Average Adjusted Gross Income$79290
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time23.8 Minutes
Current Time:
CST
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range761 - 935 ft.
Area46 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)43.31274300, -89.78527900

Zip Code 53578 Description

Zip Code 53578 is located in the state of Wisconsin in the Madison metro area. Zip code 53578 is primarily located in Sauk County. Portions of 53578 are also located in Columbia County. The official US Postal Service name for 53578 is PRAIRIE DU SAC, Wisconsin. Portions of zip code 53578 are contained within or border the city limits of Prairie du Sac, WI, Lake Wisconsin, WI, and Sauk City, WI. The area code for zip code 53578 is 608. 53578 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Wisconsin.

The current unemployment level in 53578 is 4.6% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.1% 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 53578 increased to 5924 from 4970 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 53578 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 53578 public schools is White. 27.9% of students in 53578 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 5764 92.05% 5542 +4%
 Black Or African American 22 0.35% 27 -19%
 Hispanic 309 4.93% 250 +24%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 8 -100%
 Asian 3 0.05% 29 -90%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 7 0% 7 -100%
 Two Or More Races 59 2.62% 59 +178%

Zip Code 53578 Race/Ethnicity

 White 85.6%
 Black Or African American 0.6%
 Hispanic 10.5%
 Asian 0.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 2%

Zip Code 53578 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population59244970
Male Population48.50%
Female Population51.50%
Total Households2388
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
27.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
33.3%
Median Household Income$57162
Income Under $50K Per Year41.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year37.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year21.70%
53578 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Wisconsin District 2Mark PocanDemocrat
Wisconsin District 6Glenn GrothmanRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Wisconsin Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$204938
Average Real Estate Sale Price$220500
Current Unemployment Level 4.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.1%
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 DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 53578 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)6112335465560584938251335
Avg Max Temp (°F)25314256707983807260433056
Avg Precip (In.)1.081.072.013.193.1743.914.323.312.252.121.2631.7
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Baraboo, WI
CBSA Type53578
CBSA Population61608
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours