Palmyra, WI 53156 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 53156: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Palmyra, WI 53156

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Jefferson County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.875, Longitude -88.585
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 53156 has segments in 2 Counties (Jefferson, Waukesha).

  • Businesses Addresses: 92
  • PO Box Addresses: 157
  • Residential Addresses: 1,189
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 91
    • Single Family Addresses: 1,098

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Database updated: May 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Palmyra, WI 53156 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 3,488
Daytime Population: Workers 1,311
Daytime Population: Residents 1,585
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,896
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.83
Population in Households 3,486
Population in Familes 2,824
Population in Group Qrtrs 2
Population Density2 95
Diversity Index3 24


Median Household Income $60,824
Average Household Income $73,729
Per Capita Income $30,467


Total Housing Units 1,663 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,104 (66.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 337 (20.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 222 (13.3%)
Median Home Value $197,071
Average Home Value $256,952


Total Households 1,441
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 987
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.06% 0.2%
Households 0.19% 0.3%
Families 0.04% 0.2%
Median Household Income   1.38%
Per Capita Income   2.45%

Palmyra, WI 53156 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 53156 to the other 769 ZIP Codes in Wisconsin by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 342 56th
Population Density # 290 62nd
Diversity Index # 171 78th
Median Household Income # 242 69th
Per Capita Income # 249 68th

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