Tomahawk, WI 54487 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 54487: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Tomahawk, WI 54487

Not Acceptable, USPS
Bay Mills, WI 54487
Jersey City, WI 54487
Tannery, WI 54487

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Lincoln County
  • Centroid: Latitude 45.475, Longitude -89.727
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 54487 has segments in 2 Counties (Lincoln, Oneida).

  • Businesses Addresses: 374
  • PO Box Addresses: 195
  • Residential Addresses: 5,078
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 125
    • Single Family Addresses: 4,953

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

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Tomahawk, WI 54487 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 9,598
Daytime Population: Workers 3,845
Daytime Population: Residents 5,171
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 9,016
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.94
Population in Households 9,422
Population in Familes 7,526
Population in Group Qrtrs 176
Population Density2 30
Diversity Index3 8


Median Household Income $51,614
Average Household Income $64,312
Per Capita Income $28,418


Total Housing Units 7,616 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,314 (43.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 892 (11.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,410 (44.8%)
Median Home Value $171,519
Average Home Value $203,040


Total Households 4,206
Average Household Size 2.24
Family Households 2,797
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% -0.14%
Households 0.02% -0.17%
Families -0.08% -0.22%
Median Household Income   1.93%
Per Capita Income   2.68%

Tomahawk, WI 54487 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 54487 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 # 176 77th
Population Density # 537 30th
Diversity Index # 638 17th
Median Household Income # 489 37th
Per Capita Income # 359 53rd

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