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ZIP Code 03036

Primary City:Chester, NH (View All Cities)
County: Rockingham County
Timezone: Eastern (9:31pm)
Area code: 603 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.97, -71.24
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 03036

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 03036. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 03036. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 03036, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Chester, NH

Stats and Demographics for the 03036 ZIP Code

ZIP code 03036 is located in south New Hampshire and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 03036 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also an extremely large number of families and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 03036 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,782
Population Density 184 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,602
Median Home Value $309,400
Land Area 25.95 sq mi
Water Area 0.12 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,540
Median Household Income $105,104

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male981972032341557786113206301218172146895430175
Female9715723822714075841572382532431661396444271616
Total19535444146129515217027044455446133828515398573321

Gender

 Male 2,401 50%
 Female 2,381 50%
Gender

Race

 White 4,646 97.2%
 Black Or African American 19 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.1%
 Asian 38 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 16 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 57 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner175314510320149499
Renter616323316631
Total7913465433361555210

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,119 73%
 Single Guardian 171 11%
 Singles 163 11%
 Singles With Roommate 87 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 849 55%
 Households with Kids 691 45%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1614242633344041494135394840655531443931
Female2112252220324529314062474445425755363727
Total372649485366857080819786928510711286807658

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 03036 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 03036 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1980s. Looking at 03036 real estate data, the median home value of $309,400 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 03036. Rentals in 03036 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 03036 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,675 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 107 2%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,190 74%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 237 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 113 7%
 Households Vacant 62 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 13%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 3%
 For Sale Only 21 34%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 12 19%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 15 24%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 9 7%
 2 Bedroom 47 39%
 3+ Bedroom 65 54%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $105,104 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 03036 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 03036. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,663 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,265 33%
 No Earnings 863 23%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,663 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,265 33%
 No Earnings 863 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,230 90.4%
 Public transportation 7 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 9 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 61 2.5%
 Worked at Home 160 6.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 75 5%
 High School Graduate 703 46%
 Associate's degree 164 11%
 Bachelor's degree 359 23%
 Master's degree 117 8%
 Professional school degree 78 5%
 Doctorate degree 33 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 805 77.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 151 14.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 86 8.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 03036

ZIP Code 03036 is in the Chester School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 03036.

Chester Academy
22 Murphy Dr
Chester, NH 03036
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chester School District
Imagination Station
121 Haverhill Rd
Chester, NH 03036
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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