Waterford, WI 53185 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 53185: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Waterford, WI 53185

Acceptable Alternative
Wind Lake, WI 53185

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Racine County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.787, Longitude -88.206
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 53185 has segments in 2 Counties (Racine, Waukesha).

  • Businesses Addresses: 369
  • PO Box Addresses: 96
  • Residential Addresses: 7,499
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 198
    • Single Family Addresses: 7,301

The ZIP Code maps and database are updated 4 times per year.
Database updated: August 1, 2019, Maps updated: May 8, 2019.

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  1. 53185 2019 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 53185 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
  2. Wisconsin Research Tools (Easy Tools & Current Data)
  3. Wisconsin Data Comparison Tool - 2019 Demographics

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Waterford, WI 53185 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)


Total Population 19,324
Population in Households 19,309
Population in Familes 16,618
Population in Group Qrtrs 15
Population Density2 422
Diversity Index3 13


Median Household Income $90,101
Average Household Income $108,410
Per Capita Income $40,949


Total Housing Units 7,866 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,994 (76.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,305 (16.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 567 ( 7.2%)
Median Home Value $276,263
Average Home Value $314,239


Total Households 7,299
Average Household Size 2.65
Family Households 5,480
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.35% 0.39%
Households 0.4% 0.41%
Families 0.28% 0.34%
Median Household Income   2.38%
Per Capita Income   2.54%

Waterford, WI 53185 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 53185 to the other 777 ZIP Codes in Wisconsin by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 111 86th
Population Density # 159 80th
Diversity Index # 404 48th
Median Household Income # 32 96th
Per Capita Income # 67 92nd

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