Elcho, WI 54428 ZIP Code Profile

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Preferred City Name & Primary Data

Preferred Name, USPS
Elcho, WI 54428

Not Acceptable, USPS
Post Lake, WI 54428

Primary Data:

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 54
  • Single Family Addresses: 600
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 16
  • County: Langlade County
  • Centroid: Latitude 45.459, Longitude -89.11
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 54428 has segments in 2 Counties (Langlade, Oneida).

Elcho, WI 54428 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 54428 to the other 748 ZIP Codes in Wisconsin by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 609 19th
Population Density1 # 639 15th
Diversity Index2 # 571 23rd
Median Household Income # 710 5th
Per Capita Income # 553 26th

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Elcho, WI 54428 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 1,123
Population in Households 1,113
Population in Familes 873
Population in Group Qrtrs 10
Population Density1 17
Diversity Index2 8


Total Households 533
Average Household Size 2.09
Family Households 350
Average Family Size 2


Total Housing Units 1,393 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 434 (31.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 99 ( 7.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 860 (61.7%)
Median Home Value $110,417
Average Home Value $145,046


Median Household Income $36,402
Average Household Income $46,943
Per Capita Income $22,347
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.37% -0.38%
Households -0.09% -0.19%
Families -0.2% -0.35%
Median Household Income   1.37%
Per Capita Income   1.75%
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.

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