Zip Code 54747 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameIndependence
Zip Code StateWisconsin
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Trempealeau
Secondary County: Buffalo
Area Code534 / 715
Current Population:2534
Racial Majority: 81.35%
Public School Racial Majority:White 73%
Unemployment Rate:19.1%
Median Household Income$43884
Average Adjusted Gross Income$44210
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time19.9 Minutes
Current Time:
CDT
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range820 - 1204 ft.
Area105 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)44.41297913, -91.50773621

Zip Code 54747 Description

Zip Code 54747 is located in the state of Wisconsin in the La Crosse - Eau Claire metro area. Zip code 54747 is primarily located in Trempealeau County. Portions of 54747 are also located in Buffalo County. The official US Postal Service name for 54747 is INDEPENDENCE, Wisconsin. Portions of zip code 54747 are contained within or border the city limits of Independence, WI, . Zip code 54747 is within area code 715 and area code 608. 54747 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Wisconsin.

The current unemployment level in 54747 is 19.1% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.4% 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 54747 increased to 2534 from 2429 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 54747 is while the majority ethnicity attending 54747 public schools is White. 48.4% of students in 54747 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 2128 81.35% 2294 -7%
 Black Or African American 34 1.3% 4 +750%
 Hispanic 371 14.18% 211 +76%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 18 0.69% 2 +800%
 Asian 30 1.15% 6 +400%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 16 1.34% 16 +119%

Zip Code 54747 Race/Ethnicity

 White 73%
 Black Or African American 1.1%
 Hispanic 25.1%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0.8%

Zip Code 54747 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population25342429
Male Population52.80%
Female Population47.20%
Total Households1058
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
48.4%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
50.0%
Median Household Income$43884
Income Under $50K Per Year55.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.00%
54747 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Wisconsin District 3Ron KindDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Wisconsin Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$561625
Average Real Estate Sale Price$242752
Current Unemployment Level 19.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4a: -30F to -25F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 52b - Paleozoic Plateau/Coulee Section
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 54747 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)28213445545957483624933
Avg Max Temp (°F)24314258707983807260422856
Avg Precip (In.)1.01.831.913.193.844.144.564.543.892.372.21.1433.63
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours