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ZIP Code 03603

Primary City:Charlestown, NH (View All Cities)
County: Sullivan County
Timezone: Eastern (11:10am)
Area code: 603 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.2, -72.4
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 03603

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 03603. 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 03603. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 03603, 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:
Charlestown, NH
Unacceptable:
Unity

Stats and Demographics for the 03603 ZIP Code

ZIP code 03603 is located in southwest 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 03603 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 higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 03603 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,412
Population Density 127 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,415
Median Home Value $132,800
Land Area 42.62 sq mi
Water Area 2.25 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,243
Median Household Income $45,239

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male12613619919411614213415719421825921719716399603832
Female149129150169152137124156210205251230203140116887052
Total27526534936326827925831340442351044740030321514810884

Gender

 Male 2,681 50%
 Female 2,731 50%
Gender

Race

 White 5,292 97.8%
 Black Or African American 20 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 13 0.2%
 Asian 24 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 6 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 57 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2014028742443026512635
Renter5988998767633914
Total7922838651149732816549

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,135 51%
 Single Guardian 343 15%
 Singles 611 27%
 Singles With Roommate 154 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,602 71%
 Households with Kids 641 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2426292828233032234233364345345534393222
Female3732302321252830252530362435294333323236
Total6158595149485862486763726780639867716458

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 03603 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 03603 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1980s. Looking at 03603 real estate data, the median home value of $132,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 03603 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 03603 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 03603 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,330 98%
 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 82 2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,049 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 678 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 516 21%
 Households Vacant 172 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 24 14.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.6%
 For Sale Only 25 14.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 63 36.6%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.6%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 57 33.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 5 1%
 1 Bedroom 221 39%
 2 Bedroom 161 29%
 3+ Bedroom 177 31%
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 $45,239 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 03603 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 03603 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,989 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,119 25%
 No Earnings 1,300 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 1,989 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,119 25%
 No Earnings 1,300 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,585 91.1%
 Public transportation 46 1.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 16 0.6%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 75 2.6%
 Worked at Home 114 4.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 345 18.6%
 High School Graduate 1,219 65.6%
 Associate's degree 80 4.3%
 Bachelor's degree 148 8.0%
 Master's degree 37 2.0%
 Professional school degree 6 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 23 1.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 631 70.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 116 13.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 148 16.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 03603

ZIP Code 03603 is in the Fall Mountain Regional School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 03603.

Charlestown Middle School
307 Main St
Charlestown, NH 03603
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Fall Mountain Regional School District
Charlestown Primary School
84 East St Ext.
Charlestown, NH 03603
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fall Mountain Regional School District
N. Charlestown Community School
509 River Rd
Charlestown, NH 03603
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fall Mountain Regional School District

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