ZIP Code 54656 - Sparta Map and Data

Official Zip Code NameSparta
Zip Code StateWisconsin
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Monroe
Area Code608
Alternate Zip Code NamesFORT MCCOY
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesCAMP MCCOY
Current Population:17377
Racial Majority:White 90.96%
Public School Racial Majority:White 84.2%
Unemployment Rate:2.3%
Median Household Income$45547
Average Adjusted Gross Income$54680
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time20.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range764 - 1326 ft.
Area277 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)44.00267800, -90.79770300

Map of ZIP Code 54656 Border

Zip Code 54656 Description

Zip Code 54656 is located in the state of Wisconsin in the La Crosse - Eau Claire metro area. Zip code 54656 is primarily located in Monroe County. The official US Postal Service name for 54656 is SPARTA, Wisconsin. Portions of zip code 54656 are contained within or border the city limits of Sparta, WI, Rockland, WI, . The area code for zip code 54656 is 608. 54656 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Wisconsin.

The current unemployment level in 54656 is 2.3% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 3.5% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 2.9% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 54656 increased to 17377 from 15685 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 54656 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 54656 public schools is White. 51.8% of students in 54656 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 15861 90.96% 16064 -1%
 Black Or African American 210 1.2% 175 +20%
 Hispanic 993 5.69% 781 +27%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 21 0.12% 81 -74%
 Asian 128 0.73% 88 +45%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 14 -100%
 Other Race 11 0% 11 -100%
 Two Or More Races 163 1.29% 163 +38%

Zip Code 54656 Race/Ethnicity

 White 84.2%
 Black Or African American 1.5%
 Hispanic 10.6%
 Asian 0.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.8%
 Two or More Races 2.1%

Zip Code 54656 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1737715685
Male Population50.40%
Female Population49.60%
Total Households6844
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
51.8%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
80.0%
Median Household Income$45547
Income Under $50K Per Year54.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year34.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.60%
54656 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Wisconsin District 3Ron KindDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$171825
Average Real Estate Sale Price$300029
Current Unemployment Level 2.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4a: -30F to -25F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 52b - Paleozoic Plateau/Coulee Section
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 54656 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)3102234455459574837251034
Avg Max Temp (°F)23304257707983807159422855
Avg Precip (In.).86.841.843.233.974.164.374.483.862.282.251.1633.31
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours