Merton, WI 53056 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 53056: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Merton, WI 53056

  • ZIP Code Type: PO BOX
  • Businesses Addresses: 71
  • Single Family Addresses: 1
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Waukesha County
  • Centroid: Latitude 43.148, Longitude -88.307
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Merton, WI 53056 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 290
Population in Households 290
Population in Familes 279
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 1,411
Diversity Index2 14


Total Households 99
Average Household Size 2.93
Family Households 91
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 102 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 92 (90.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 7 ( 6.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 3 ( 2.9%)
Median Home Value $367,857
Average Home Value $377,989


Median Household Income $115,454
Average Household Income $135,961
Per Capita Income $46,414
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.17% 0.21%
Households 0.16% 0.4%
Families 0.18% 0.22%
Median Household Income   1.12%
Per Capita Income   1.51%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Merton, WI 53056 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 53056 to the other 772 ZIP Codes in Wisconsin by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 713 8th
Population Density1 # 87 89th
Diversity Index2 # 325 57th
Median Household Income # 2 100th
Per Capita Income # 13 98th

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