Zip Code 53597 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWaunakee
Zip Code StateWisconsin
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Dane
Area Code608
Current Population:16844
Racial Majority:White 91.86%
Public School Racial Majority:White 92%
Unemployment Rate:3.1%
Median Household Income$73393
Average Adjusted Gross Income$130900
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time20.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range889 - 1050 ft.
Area55 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)43.18261900, -89.46173800

Zip Code 53597 Description

Zip Code 53597 is located in the state of Wisconsin in the Madison metro area. Zip code 53597 is primarily located in Dane County. The official US Postal Service name for 53597 is WAUNAKEE, Wisconsin. Portions of zip code 53597 are contained within or border the city limits of Waunakee, WI, Madison, WI, and Middleton, WI. The area code for zip code 53597 is 608. 53597 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Wisconsin.

The current unemployment level in 53597 is 3.1% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 2.8% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.0% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 53597 increased to 16844 from 13162 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 53597 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 53597 public schools is White. 10.2% of students in 53597 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 15746 91.86% 15873 -1%
 Black Or African American 84 0.49% 145 -42%
 Hispanic 723 4.22% 421 +72%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.05% 33 -73%
 Asian 212 1.24% 212 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 53 0.31% 3 +1667%
 Other Race 7 0% 7 -100%
 Two Or More Races 150 1.84% 150 +110%

Zip Code 53597 Race/Ethnicity

 White 92%
 Black Or African American 1.7%
 Hispanic 3.1%
 Asian 1.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 1.5%

Zip Code 53597 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1684413162
Male Population48.90%
Female Population51.10%
Total Households6282
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$73393
Income Under $50K Per Year27.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year42.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year30.80%
53597 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Wisconsin District 2Mark PocanDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$320624
Average Real Estate Sale Price$295825
Current Unemployment Level 3.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.0%
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 11 - 20

Zip Code 53597 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)7122435465560584938261435
Avg Max Temp (°F)25304257697882807260433056
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Madison, WI
CBSA Type53597
CBSA Population576264
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours
North Lake Mendota