Chetek, WI 54728 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 54728: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Chetek, WI 54728

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 207
  • Single Family Addresses: 2,498
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 68
  • County: Barron County
  • Centroid: Latitude 45.317, Longitude -91.673
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 54728 has segments in 3 Counties (Barron, Dunn, Rusk).

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Chetek, WI 54728 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 6,219
Population in Households 6,105
Population in Familes 4,935
Population in Group Qrtrs 114
Population Density1 50
Diversity Index2 8


Total Households 2,619
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 1,771
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 3,566 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,050 (57.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 569 (16.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 947 (26.6%)
Median Home Value $150,287
Average Home Value $179,183


Median Household Income $43,444
Average Household Income $56,458
Per Capita Income $24,004
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.13% 0.07%
Households 0.18% 0.11%
Families 0.09% 0.07%
Median Household Income   1.59%
Per Capita Income   1.78%
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.

Chetek, WI 54728 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 54728 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 # 233 70th
Population Density1 # 408 47th
Diversity Index2 # 622 20th
Median Household Income # 619 20th
Per Capita Income # 561 27th

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