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ZIP Code 03224

Primary City:Canterbury, NH (View All Cities)
County: Merrimack County
Timezone: Eastern (6:40am)
Area code: 603 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.35, -71.55
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 03224

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 03224. 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 03224. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 03224, 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:
Canterbury, NH

Stats and Demographics for the 03224 ZIP Code

ZIP code 03224 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 03224 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 slightly higher than average. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 03224 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,318
Population Density 58 people per sq mi
Housing Units 978
Median Home Value $264,600
Land Area 40.20 sq mi
Water Area 0.76 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 899
Median Household Income $86,838

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 47Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male606488544642446480881171201186540261813
Female4066867526356259861251191171077333291518
Total100130174129727710612316621323623722513873553331

Gender

 Male 1,147 49%
 Female 1,171 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,260 97.5%
 Black Or African American 12 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.3%
 Asian 8 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.1%
 Other Race 7 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 23 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3471232252401144712
Renter2131028161063
Total5601332532561245315

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 592 66%
 Single Guardian 89 10%
 Singles 156 17%
 Singles With Roommate 62 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 639 71%
 Households with Kids 260 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male12616158177161621182310168141391014
Female41488111015141618162212182012142091
Total1620242319272230323934452234282627291915

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 03224 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 03224 were primarily built in the 1980s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 03224 real estate data, the median home value of $264,600 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 03224. Rentals in 03224 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 03224 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,306 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 12 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 572 58%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 239 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 88 9%
 Households Vacant 79 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 7 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 48 61%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 17 22%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 15 33%
 2 Bedroom 25 54%
 3+ Bedroom 6 13%
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 $86,838 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 03224 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 03224 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 902 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 535 29%
 No Earnings 384 21%
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 902 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 535 29%
 No Earnings 384 21%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,174 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 58 4%
 Worked at Home 75 6%
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 42 5%
 High School Graduate 298 39%
 Associate's degree 79 10%
 Bachelor's degree 220 28%
 Master's degree 73 9%
 Professional school degree 46 6%
 Doctorate degree 15 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 275 63%
 Enrolled in Private School 152 35%
 Not Enrolled in School 11 3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 03224

ZIP Code 03224 is in the Shaker Regional School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 03224.

Canterbury Elementary School
15 Baptist Rd
Canterbury, NH 03224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Shaker Regional School District
Burnham Brook School
106 Kimball Pond Rd
Canterbury, NH 03224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Canterbury Children'S Center
53 Pickard Rd
Canterbury, NH 03224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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