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ZIP Code 03608

Primary City:Walpole, NH (View All Cities)
County: Cheshire County
Timezone: Eastern (7:14pm)
Area code: 603 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.09, -72.41
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 03608

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 03608. 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 03608. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 03608, 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:
Walpole, NH

Stats and Demographics for the 03608 ZIP Code

ZIP code 03608 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 03608 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 03608 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,811
Population Density 83 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,287
Median Home Value $244,800
Land Area 33.80 sq mi
Water Area 1.17 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,198
Median Household Income $52,976

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6879859953626459901071301251068557335423
Female51669286567755731011381261311018558604234
Total119145177185109139119132191245256256207170115939657

Gender

 Male 1,379 49%
 Female 1,432 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,745 97.7%
 Black Or African American 7 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.2%
 Asian 15 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 6 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 33 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner14912521022416810926
Renter2072415544201816
Total2112116626526818812742

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 671 56%
 Single Guardian 122 10%
 Singles 303 25%
 Singles With Roommate 102 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 874 73%
 Households with Kids 324 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male15101718131115182215922221723232517117
Female21941014131214131516232315191918141612
Total3619212827242732353025454532424243312719

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 03608 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 03608 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 03608 real estate data, the median home value of $244,800 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 03608. Rentals in 03608 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 03608 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,811 100%
 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 572 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 340 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 286 22%
 Households Vacant 89 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 11 12%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Sale Only 17 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 34 38%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 24 27%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 24 13%
 1 Bedroom 78 44%
 2 Bedroom 28 16%
 3+ Bedroom 49 27%
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 $52,976 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 03608 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. A higher percentage of people in 03608 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. 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 03608 can expect to fall in that range. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 942 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 414 22%
 No Earnings 521 28%
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 942 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 414 22%
 No Earnings 521 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,038 82%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 33 3%
 Worked at Home 201 16%
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 43 5%
 High School Graduate 380 46%
 Associate's degree 76 9%
 Bachelor's degree 277 34%
 Master's degree 36 4%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 8 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 380 88%
 Enrolled in Private School 35 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 16 4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 03608

ZIP Code 03608 is in the Fall Mountain Regional School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 03608.

Walpole Primary School
18 Primary Ln
Walpole, NH 03608
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fall Mountain Regional School District
Walpole Elementary School
8 Bemis Ln
Walpole, NH 03608
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Fall Mountain Regional School District

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