Zip Code 54601 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLa Crosse
Zip Code StateWisconsin
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: La Crosse
Area Code608
Current Population:49282
Racial Majority:White 91.05%
Public School Racial Majority:White 75.1%
Unemployment Rate:13.8%
Median Household Income$43359
Average Adjusted Gross Income$58430
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time16 Minutes
Current Time:
CDT
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range633 - 1184 ft.
Area78 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)43.79555130, -91.15351105

Zip Code 54601 Description

Zip Code 54601 is located in the state of Wisconsin in the La Crosse - Eau Claire metro area. Zip code 54601 is primarily located in La Crosse County. The official US Postal Service name for 54601 is LA CROSSE, Wisconsin. Portions of zip code 54601 are contained within or border the city limits of La Crosse, WI, Onalaska, WI, . The area code for zip code 54601 is 608. 54601 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Wisconsin.

The current unemployment level in 54601 is 13.8% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.7% and is lower 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 54601 increased to 49282 from 48702 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 54601 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 54601 public schools is White. 46.9% of students in 54601 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 45798 91.05% 44832 +2%
 Black Or African American 998 1.98% 864 +16%
 Hispanic 968 1.92% 827 +17%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 124 0.25% 193 -36%
 Asian 1595 3.17% 1751 -9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 12 -100%
 Other Race 46 0.05% 46 -41%
 Two Or More Races 757 1.57% 757 +4%

Zip Code 54601 Race/Ethnicity

 White 75.1%
 Black Or African American 4.7%
 Hispanic 4.1%
 Asian 8.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.8%
 Two or More Races 6.5%

Zip Code 54601 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population4928248702
Male Population47.70%
Female Population52.30%
Total Households19972
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
46.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
43.8%
Median Household Income$43359
Income Under $50K Per Year56.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year29.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year14.10%
54601 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Wisconsin District 3Ron KindDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Wisconsin Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$180327
Average Real Estate Sale Price$141959
Current Unemployment Level 13.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.2%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 52b - Paleozoic Plateau/Coulee Section
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 54601 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)6122436485762605139271336
Avg Max Temp (°F)24314358718084817260432956
Avg Precip (In.)1.04.891.933.443.634.184.44.463.572.282.231.1833.23
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
La Crosse, WI-MN
CBSA Type54601
CBSA Population133675
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours