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ZIP Code 03249

Primary City:Gilford, NH (View All Cities)
County: Belknap County
Timezone: Eastern (6:56pm)
Area code: 603 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.6, -71.4
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 03249

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 03249. 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 03249. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 03249, 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:
Gilford, NH
Unacceptable:
Guilford

Stats and Demographics for the 03249 ZIP Code

ZIP code 03249 is located in central 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 03249 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 03249 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,113
Population Density 183 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,108
Median Home Value $273,500
Land Area 38.87 sq mi
Water Area 14.82 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,004
Median Household Income $63,527

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1331962402511361311331652072983303332702161691198547
Female15818224920911413015218326030034733131922717012911084
Total291378489460250261285348467598677664589443339248195131

Gender

 Male 3,459 49%
 Female 3,654 51%
Gender

Race

 White 6,956 97.8%
 Black Or African American 21 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.1%
 Asian 49 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 14 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 65 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1214432462465544328668
Renter217610410056443116
Total3322042872471148731784

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,707 57%
 Single Guardian 375 12%
 Singles 757 25%
 Singles With Roommate 165 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,183 73%
 Households with Kids 821 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2427412235354340435445484251486566462622
Female2233343723423637444345446255435151481620
Total46607559587779778797909210410691116117944242

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 03249 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 03249 were primarily built in the 1980s. Looking at 03249 real estate data, the median home value of $273,500 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 03249. Rentals in 03249 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 03249 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,113 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,601 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 955 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 448 9%
 Households Vacant 2,104 41%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 65 3.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 97 4.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 14 0.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,863 88.5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 65 3.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 66 15%
 1 Bedroom 95 21%
 2 Bedroom 132 30%
 3+ Bedroom 153 34%
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 $63,527 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 03249 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. More commuters in 03249 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 2,347 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,624 27%
 No Earnings 2,098 35%
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 2,347 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,624 27%
 No Earnings 2,098 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,212 91.6%
 Public transportation 17 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 77 2.2%
 Worked at Home 200 5.7%
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 173 7%
 High School Graduate 1,024 40%
 Associate's degree 304 12%
 Bachelor's degree 486 19%
 Master's degree 294 12%
 Professional school degree 155 6%
 Doctorate degree 102 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,003 79.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 223 17.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 38 3.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 03249

ZIP Code 03249 is in the Gilford School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 03249.

Gilford Middle School
72 Alvah Wilson Rd
Gilford, NH 03249
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Gilford School District
Gilford Elementary School
76 Belknap Mountain Rd
Gilford, NH 03249
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Gilford School District
Gilford High School
88 Alvah Wilson Rd
Gilford, NH 03249
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Gilford School District

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