Zip Code 53955 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NamePoynette
Zip Code StateWisconsin
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Columbia
Area Code608
Current Population:5692
Racial Majority:White 94.91%
Public School Racial Majority:White 94.9%
Unemployment Rate:4.0%
Median Household Income$60571
Average Adjusted Gross Income$69420
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time27.3 Minutes
Current Time:
CST
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range797 - 1047 ft.
Area77 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)43.40264900, -89.40297600

Zip Code 53955 Description

Zip Code 53955 is located in the state of Wisconsin in the Madison metro area. Zip code 53955 is primarily located in Columbia County. The official US Postal Service name for 53955 is POYNETTE, Wisconsin. Portions of zip code 53955 are contained within or border the city limits of Lake Wisconsin, WI, Poynette, WI, . Zip code 53955 is within area code 608 and area code 920. 53955 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Wisconsin.

The current unemployment level in 53955 is 4.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.3% 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 53955 increased to 5692 from 5472 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 53955 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 53955 public schools is White. 23.9% of students in 53955 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 5073 94.91% 5529 -8%
 Black Or African American 40 0.75% 27 +48%
 Hispanic 115 2.15% 53 +117%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 31 0.58% 25 +24%
 Asian 11 0.21% 12 -8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 45 1.4% 45 +67%

Zip Code 53955 Race/Ethnicity

 White 94.9%
 Black Or African American 0.7%
 Hispanic 2.6%
 Asian 0.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.9%
 Two or More Races 0.7%

Zip Code 53955 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population56925472
Male Population50.90%
Female Population49.10%
Total Households2369
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
23.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
66.7%
Median Household Income$60571
Income Under $50K Per Year40.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year40.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year19.20%
53955 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Wisconsin District 6Glenn GrothmanRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Wisconsin Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$232385
Average Real Estate Sale Price$173333
Current Unemployment Level 4.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
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 53955 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)7122335465560584938261435
Avg Max Temp (°F)24304256697882797160432955
Avg Precip (In.)1.121.142.053.283.44.094.024.273.562.382.341.3533.01
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Madison, WI
CBSA Type53955
CBSA Population576264
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours