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ZIP Code 03261

Primary City:Northwood, NH (View All Cities)
County: Rockingham County
Timezone: Eastern (11:09am)
Area code: 603 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.22, -71.20
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 03261

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 03261. 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 03261. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 03261, 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:
Northwood, NH

Stats and Demographics for the 03261 ZIP Code

ZIP code 03261 is located in southeast 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 03261 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 extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 03261 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,246
Population Density 152 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,146
Median Home Value $227,400
Land Area 27.98 sq mi
Water Area 2.14 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,608
Median Household Income $68,398

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male127137144164951211081201661991961591578768562617
Female891211501471041021201291712081971711449158413620
Total216258294311199223228249337407393330301178126976237

Gender

 Male 2,147 51%
 Female 2,099 49%
Gender

Race

 White 4,134 97.4%
 Black Or African American 19 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 13 0.3%
 Asian 30 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 46 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner121242413953201828519
Renter1765474834883
Total291892884433541909322

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 965 60%
 Single Guardian 228 14%
 Singles 287 18%
 Singles With Roommate 128 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,049 65%
 Households with Kids 559 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2821222624183337252331273231413634322127
Female1522181417222433252035263435323934271527
Total4343404041405770504366536666737568593654

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 03261 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 03261 were primarily built in the 2000s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 03261 real estate data, the median home value of $227,400 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 03261. Rentals in 03261 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 03261 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,246 100%
 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 1,040 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 338 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 230 11%
 Households Vacant 538 25%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 24 4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 1%
 For Sale Only 39 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 418 78%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 44 8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 41 21%
 2 Bedroom 92 46%
 3+ Bedroom 66 33%
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 $68,398 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 03261 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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. In 03261 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,692 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 934 26%
 No Earnings 901 26%
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 1,692 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 934 26%
 No Earnings 901 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,187 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 60 3%
 Worked at Home 69 3%
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 143 8.9%
 High School Graduate 978 60.9%
 Associate's degree 61 3.8%
 Bachelor's degree 295 18.4%
 Master's degree 109 6.8%
 Professional school degree 9 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 11 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 536 75%
 Enrolled in Private School 124 17%
 Not Enrolled in School 50 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 03261

ZIP Code 03261 is in the Northwood School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 03261.

Northwood Elementary School
511 First Nh Tpke.
Northwood, NH 03261
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Northwood School District
Coe-Brown Northwood Academy
907 First Nh Tpke.
Northwood, NH 03261
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Coe Brown Academy School District
Coe-Brown Northwood Academy
907 First Nh Tpke
Northwood, NH 03261
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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