Zip Code 54541 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLaona
Zip Code StateWisconsin
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Forest
Area Code534 / 715
Current Population:1552
Racial Majority:White 89.92%
Public School Racial Majority:White 95.1%
Unemployment Rate:16.7%
Median Household Income$42998
Average Adjusted Gross Income$47420
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time23.2 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1348 - 1716 ft.
Area186 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)45.55078125, -88.64314270

Zip Code 54541 Description

Zip Code 54541 is located in the state of Wisconsin in the Wausau - Rhinelander metro area. Zip code 54541 is primarily located in Forest County. The official US Postal Service name for 54541 is LAONA, Wisconsin. Portions of zip code 54541 are contained within or border the city limits of Crandon, WI, . The area code for zip code 54541 is 715. 54541 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Wisconsin.

The current unemployment level in 54541 is 16.7% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.1% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 14.6% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 13.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 54541 decreased to 1552 from 1683 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 54541 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 54541 public schools is White. 48.1% of students in 54541 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1168 89.92% 1367 -15%
 Black Or African American 57 4.39% 59 -3%
 Hispanic 9 0.69% 28 -68%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 40 3.08% 61 -34%
 Asian 0 0% 1 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 4 -100%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 32 1.92% 32 -22%

Zip Code 54541 Race/Ethnicity

 White 95.1%
 Black Or African American 0%
 Hispanic 0%
 Asian 0.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3.9%
 Two or More Races 0%

Zip Code 54541 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population15521683
Male Population52.30%
Female Population47.70%
Total Households561
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$42998
Income Under $50K Per Year58.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.20%
54541 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Wisconsin District 7Sean DuffyRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Wisconsin Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$160846
Average Real Estate Sale Price$78973
Current Unemployment Level 16.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 4a: -30F to -25F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4a: -30F to -25F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 50j - Brule and Paint Rive Drumlins
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesJune 1 - 10

Zip Code 54541 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)14152840495452443321829
Avg Max Temp (°F)21273752667376746554372450
Avg Precip (In.)1.25.941.912.493.263.763.673.793.892.632.191.3931.18
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours