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ZIP Code 03285

Primary City:Thornton, NH (View All Cities)
County: Grafton County
Timezone: Eastern (7:24pm)
Area code: 603 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.93, -71.65
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 03285

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 03285. 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 03285. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 03285, 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:
Thornton, NH
Unacceptable:
Campton

Stats and Demographics for the 03285 ZIP Code

ZIP code 03285 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 03285 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 a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 03285 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,479
Population Density 49 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,822
Median Home Value $219,600
Land Area 50.17 sq mi
Water Area 0.61 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,063
Median Household Income $59,191

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male665779615554587891124126118987639342111
Female5664596754616787100119109119996842271916
Total12212113812810911512516519124323523719714481614027

Gender

 Male 1,246 50%
 Female 1,233 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,423 97.7%
 Black Or African American 2 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.1%
 Asian 11 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 8 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 32 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner6571452182191216514
Renter2144485831943
Total271011932762501306917

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 576 54%
 Single Guardian 129 12%
 Singles 253 24%
 Singles With Roommate 105 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 774 73%
 Households with Kids 289 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6141419711819122021179121513119138
Female109121512911191310121412111415181288
Total1623263419201938253033312123292829212116

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 03285 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 03285 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 03285 real estate data, the median home value of $219,600 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 03285 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 03285 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 03285 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,479 100%
 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 580 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 265 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 218 12%
 Households Vacant 759 42%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 29 3.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 30 4.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 0.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 659 86.8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 39 5.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 5 3%
 2 Bedroom 96 59%
 3+ Bedroom 61 38%
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 $59,191 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 03285 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 03285 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 877 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 639 30%
 No Earnings 606 29%
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 877 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 639 30%
 No Earnings 606 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,248 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 49 4%
 Worked at Home 97 7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 121 12%
 High School Graduate 387 38%
 Associate's degree 43 4%
 Bachelor's degree 306 30%
 Master's degree 97 10%
 Professional school degree 13 1%
 Doctorate degree 45 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 275 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 11 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 57 17%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 03285

ZIP Code 03285 is in the Thornton School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 03285.

Thornton Central School
1886 Nh Rte. 175
Thornton, NH 03285
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Thornton School District

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