Spencer, WI 54479 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 54479: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Spencer, WI 54479

Not Acceptable, USPS
Riplinger, WI 54479

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Marathon County
  • Centroid: Latitude 44.756, Longitude -90.298
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 54479 has segments in 3 Counties (Clark, Marathon, Wood).

  • Businesses Addresses: 91
  • PO Box Addresses: 153
  • Residential Addresses: 1,458
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 69
    • Single Family Addresses: 1,389

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

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Spencer, WI 54479 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 4,163
Daytime Population: Workers 1,402
Daytime Population: Residents 1,991
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 3,393
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.82
Population in Households 4,161
Population in Familes 3,509
Population in Group Qrtrs 2
Population Density2 52
Diversity Index3 13


Median Household Income $55,766
Average Household Income $66,657
Per Capita Income $25,150


Total Housing Units 1,679 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,242 (74.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 328 (19.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 109 ( 6.5%)
Median Home Value $136,803
Average Home Value $154,328


Total Households 1,570
Average Household Size 2.65
Family Households 1,122
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 0.32% 0.39%
Households 0.37% 0.39%
Families 0.27% 0.32%
Median Household Income   2.4%
Per Capita Income   3.18%

Spencer, WI 54479 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 54479 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 # 309 60th
Population Density # 394 49th
Diversity Index # 388 50th
Median Household Income # 364 53rd
Per Capita Income # 582 24th

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