Ashland, WI 54806 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 54806: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Ashland, WI 54806

Acceptable Alternative
Moquah, WI 54806
Sanborn, WI 54806

Not Acceptable, USPS
Bad River Indian Reservation, WI 54806
Lac Courte Oreilles Indian R, WI 54806
Lac du Flambeau Reservation, WI 54806
Oneida Indian Reservation, WI 54806
Potawatomi Indian Reservatio, WI 54806
Red Cliff Indian Reservation, WI 54806
Stockbridge Indian Reservati, WI 54806

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 608
  • Single Family Addresses: 4,296
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 481
  • County: Ashland County
  • Centroid: Latitude 46.591, Longitude -90.879
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 54806 has segments in 2 Counties (Ashland, Bayfield).

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Ashland, WI 54806 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 12,003
Population in Households 11,422
Population in Familes 8,585
Population in Group Qrtrs 581
Population Density1 29
Diversity Index2 35


Total Households 5,007
Average Household Size 2.28
Family Households 2,979
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 6,422 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,270 (50.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,737 (27.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,415 (22.0%)
Median Home Value $128,499
Average Home Value $163,333


Median Household Income $41,915
Average Household Income $54,021
Per Capita Income $23,095
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.23% -0.06%
Households -0.22% -0.06%
Families -0.33% -0.13%
Median Household Income   1.96%
Per Capita Income   1.51%
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.

Ashland, WI 54806 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 54806 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 # 155 80th
Population Density1 # 549 29th
Diversity Index2 # 94 88th
Median Household Income # 659 15th
Per Capita Income # 610 21st

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