Milwaukee, WI 53233 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 53233: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Milwaukee, WI 53233

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 475
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,152
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 4,679
  • County: Milwaukee County
  • Centroid: Latitude 43.037, Longitude -87.932
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Milwaukee, WI 53233 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 16,550
Population in Households 10,198
Population in Familes 3,303
Population in Group Qrtrs 6,352
Population Density1 10,301
Diversity Index2 65


Total Households 5,353
Average Household Size 1.91
Family Households 1,122
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 6,112 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 239 ( 3.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,114 (83.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 759 (12.4%)
Median Home Value $79,545
Average Home Value $109,519


Median Household Income $14,509
Average Household Income $24,032
Per Capita Income $10,535
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.12% 0.16%
Households 0.38% 0.2%
Families 0.01% -0.02%
Median Household Income   0.07%
Per Capita Income   0.76%
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.

Milwaukee, WI 53233 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 53233 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 # 129 83rd
Population Density1 # 7 99th
Diversity Index2 # 9 99th
Median Household Income # 768 1st
Per Capita Income # 766 1st

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