Washington Island, WI 54246 ZIP Code Profile


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ZIP Code 54246: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Washington Island, WI 54246

Acceptable Alternative
Washington Is, WI 54246

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 61
  • Single Family Addresses: 435
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 12
  • County: Door County
  • Centroid: Latitude 45.371, Longitude -86.903
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Washington Island, WI 54246 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 722
Population in Households 722
Population in Familes 576
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 28
Diversity Index2 6


Total Households 352
Average Household Size 2.05
Family Households 232
Average Family Size 2


Total Housing Units 1,051 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 289 (27.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 63 ( 6.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 699 (66.5%)
Median Home Value $330,469
Average Home Value $364,100


Median Household Income $50,379
Average Household Income $63,561
Per Capita Income $30,988
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.31% 0.41%
Households 0.46% 0.51%
Families 0.35% 0.43%
Median Household Income   1.64%
Per Capita Income   2.08%
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.

Washington Island, WI 54246 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 54246 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 # 665 14th
Population Density1 # 551 29th
Diversity Index2 # 699 9th
Median Household Income # 448 42nd
Per Capita Income # 159 80th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Wisconsin Census Data Comparison Tool.