Zip Code 54720 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameAltoona
Zip Code StateWisconsin
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Eau Claire
Area Code534 / 715
Current Population:7039
Racial Majority:White 93.09%
Public School Racial Majority:White 85%
Unemployment Rate:13.1%
Median Household Income$51344
Average Adjusted Gross Income$58520
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time16.8 Minutes
Current Time:
CDT
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range892 - 915 ft.
Area5 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)44.80509949, -91.42904663

Zip Code 54720 Description

Zip Code 54720 is located in the state of Wisconsin in the La Crosse - Eau Claire metro area. Zip code 54720 is primarily located in Eau Claire County. The official US Postal Service name for 54720 is ALTOONA, Wisconsin. Portions of zip code 54720 are contained within or border the city limits of Altoona, WI, Seymour, WI, and Eau Claire, WI. The area code for zip code 54720 is 715. 54720 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Wisconsin.

The current unemployment level in 54720 is 13.1% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.5% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 14.6% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 13.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 54720 decreased to 7039 from 7181 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 54720 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 54720 public schools is White. 40% of students in 54720 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 6588 93.09% 6489 +2%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 57 -100%
 Hispanic 21 0.3% 171 -88%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 36 0.51% 25 +44%
 Asian 223 3.15% 130 +72%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 3 0% 3 -100%
 Two Or More Races 164 2.95% 164 +27%

Zip Code 54720 Race/Ethnicity

 White 85%
 Black Or African American 2.4%
 Hispanic 3.8%
 Asian 2.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.8%
 Two or More Races 5.2%

Zip Code 54720 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population70397181
Male Population47.20%
Female Population52.80%
Total Households3004
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
40%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
75.0%
Median Household Income$51344
Income Under $50K Per Year48.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year15.90%
54720 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Wisconsin District 3Ron KindDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Wisconsin Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$167706
Average Real Estate Sale Price$143971
Current Unemployment Level 13.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.8%
54703 - Eau Claire
54701 - Eau Claire
Altoona, WI
Seymour, WI
Eau Claire, WI
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4a: -30F to -25F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 51b - Central Wisconsin Undulating Till Plain
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 54720 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)28213345555957483723933
Avg Max Temp (°F)22294057707882807058402654
Avg Precip (In.)1.06.81.842.943.684.314.074.643.782.321.0532.47
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Eau Claire, WI
CBSA Type54720
CBSA Population162494
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours
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