Milwaukee, WI 53213 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 53213: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Milwaukee, WI 53213

Acceptable Alternative
Wauwatosa, WI 53213

Not Acceptable, USPS
Wawatosa, WI 53213

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Milwaukee County
  • Centroid: Latitude 43.05, Longitude -88.005
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 746
  • PO Box Addresses: 139
  • Residential Addresses: 12,037
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 2,182
    • Single Family Addresses: 9,855

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

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Milwaukee, WI 53213 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 26,506
Daytime Population: Workers 9,018
Daytime Population: Residents 10,924
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 19,942
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.75
Population in Households 26,104
Population in Familes 19,214
Population in Group Qrtrs 402
Population Density2 6,524
Diversity Index3 31


Median Household Income $67,332
Average Household Income $89,055
Per Capita Income $39,843


Total Housing Units 12,518 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,659 (53.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,120 (40.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 739 ( 5.9%)
Median Home Value $232,462
Average Home Value $259,262


Total Households 11,779
Average Household Size 2.22
Family Households 6,558
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 0.17% 0.15%
Households 0.14% 0.14%
Families 0.0% 0.03%
Median Household Income   2.94%
Per Capita Income   2.62%

Milwaukee, WI 53213 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 53213 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 # 65 92nd
Population Density # 17 98th
Diversity Index # 123 84th
Median Household Income # 132 83rd
Per Capita Income # 47 94th

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