Eagle River, WI 54521 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 54521: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Eagle River, WI 54521

Not Acceptable, USPS
Clearwater Lake, WI 54521
Clearwater Lk, WI 54521
Cloverland, WI 54521
Washington, WI 54521

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Vilas County
  • Centroid: Latitude 45.911, Longitude -89.224
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 54521 has segments in 3 Counties (Forest, Oneida, Vilas).

  • Businesses Addresses: 498
  • PO Box Addresses: 822
  • Residential Addresses: 4,533
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 37
    • Single Family Addresses: 4,496

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

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Eagle River, WI 54521 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 7,436
Daytime Population: Workers 4,101
Daytime Population: Residents 3,604
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 7,705
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.04
Population in Households 7,279
Population in Familes 5,628
Population in Group Qrtrs 157
Population Density2 36
Diversity Index3 11


Median Household Income $49,031
Average Household Income $65,842
Per Capita Income $31,059


Total Housing Units 7,999 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,647 (33.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 831 (10.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,521 (56.5%)
Median Home Value $203,801
Average Home Value $286,343


Total Households 3,478
Average Household Size 2.09
Family Households 2,172
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 -0.11% -0.09%
Households 0.06% 0.02%
Families -0.09% -0.06%
Median Household Income   2.03%
Per Capita Income   3.18%

Eagle River, WI 54521 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 54521 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 # 206 73rd
Population Density # 474 38th
Diversity Index # 476 38th
Median Household Income # 566 27th
Per Capita Income # 227 71st

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