Zip Code 53948 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMauston
Zip Code StateWisconsin
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Juneau
Area Code608
Current Population:8414
Racial Majority:White 93.51%
Public School Racial Majority:White 87.5%
Unemployment Rate:4.3%
Median Household Income$42675
Average Adjusted Gross Income$49300
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time21.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range850 - 1184 ft.
Area154 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)43.77707600, -90.04950500

Zip Code 53948 Description

Zip Code 53948 is located in the state of Wisconsin in the Madison metro area. Zip code 53948 is primarily located in Juneau County. The official US Postal Service name for 53948 is MAUSTON, Wisconsin. Portions of zip code 53948 are contained within or border the city limits of Mauston, WI, . The area code for zip code 53948 is 608. 53948 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Wisconsin.

The current unemployment level in 53948 is 4.3% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.0% 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 53948 increased to 8414 from 7740 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 53948 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 53948 public schools is White. 55.9% of students in 53948 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 7576 93.51% 7871 -4%
 Black Or African American 128 1.58% 119 +8%
 Hispanic 253 3.12% 205 +23%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 47 0.58% 78 -40%
 Asian 20 0.25% 55 -64%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 85 0.96% 85 -8%

Zip Code 53948 Race/Ethnicity

 White 87.5%
 Black Or African American 1.7%
 Hispanic 5.1%
 Asian 1.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1.6%
 Two or More Races 2.4%

Zip Code 53948 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population84147740
Male Population50.80%
Female Population49.20%
Total Households3423
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
55.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
60.0%
Median Household Income$42675
Income Under $50K Per Year58.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.80%
53948 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Wisconsin District 3Ron KindDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$128800
Average Real Estate Sale Price$136485
Current Unemployment Level 4.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 51c - Glacial Lake Wisconsin Sand Plain
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 53948 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)492133445459564736241133
Avg Max Temp (°F)25314257707882807160432956
Avg Precip (In.)1.13.982.053.443.574.044.054.363.912.312.331.2833.45
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours