Milwaukee, WI 53203 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 53203: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Milwaukee, WI 53203

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 881
  • Single Family Addresses: 13
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 943
  • County: Milwaukee County
  • Centroid: Latitude 43.035, Longitude -87.915
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Milwaukee, WI 53203 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,156
Daytime Population: Workers 20,907
Daytime Population: Residents 314
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 21,221
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 18.36
Population in Households 1,131
Population in Familes 324
Population in Group Qrtrs 25
Population Density2 2,734
Diversity Index3 57


Median Household Income $67,702
Average Household Income $99,860
Per Capita Income $64,439


Total Housing Units 813 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 109 (13.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 635 (78.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 69 ( 8.5%)
Median Home Value $321,429
Average Home Value $369,037


Total Households 744
Average Household Size 1.52
Family Households 147
Average Family Size 2
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 2.92% 2.15%
Households 2.59% 1.99%
Families 2.49% 1.84%
Median Household Income   6.17%
Per Capita Income   4.14%

Milwaukee, WI 53203 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 53203 to the other 769 ZIP Codes in Wisconsin by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 603 22nd
Population Density # 51 93rd
Diversity Index # 22 97th
Median Household Income # 126 84th
Per Capita Income # 3 100th

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