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ZIP Code 03801

Primary City:Portsmouth, NH (View All Cities)
County: Rockingham County
Timezone: Eastern (5:13am)
Area code: 603 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.07, -70.80
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 03801

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 03801. 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 03801. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 03801, 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:
Portsmouth, NH
Acceptable:
Newington

Stats and Demographics for the 03801 ZIP Code

ZIP code 03801 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 03801 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 03801 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 21,532
Population Density 904 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,947
Median Home Value $331,800
Land Area 23.83 sq mi
Water Area 5.48 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,306
Median Household Income $65,355

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4885185144486841,069883776777823784708625405291299194165
Female5145214574086731,069799736739827786776705529370393352427
Total1,0021,0399718561,3572,1381,6821,5121,5161,6501,5701,4841,330934661692546592

Gender

 Male 10,451 49%
 Female 11,081 51%
Gender

Race

 White 19,742 91.7%
 Black Or African American 363 1.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 47 0.2%
 Asian 729 3.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.0%
 Other Race 157 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 488 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner194619501,2441,202738566200
Renter4401,576837774529336270164
Total4592,0371,7872,0181,7311,074836364

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,739 36%
 Single Guardian 1,208 12%
 Singles 3,972 39%
 Singles With Roommate 1,387 13%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,203 80%
 Households with Kids 2,103 20%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male117831049110412297102938810210910710810010295896274
Female1039999117961139811797857695921091028989676166
Total220182203208200235195219190173178204199217202191184156123140

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 03801 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 03801 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 03801 real estate data, the median home value of $331,800 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 03801 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 03801 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 03801 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 21,073 97.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 15 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 282 1.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 162 0.8%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,725 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,655 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,926 45%
 Households Vacant 641 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 221 34.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 28 4.4%
 For Sale Only 93 14.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 25 3.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 147 22.9%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 125 19.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 257 5%
 1 Bedroom 1,498 31%
 2 Bedroom 2,142 45%
 3+ Bedroom 892 19%
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 $65,355 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 03801 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. More commuters in 03801 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 8,866 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,026 27%
 No Earnings 4,919 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 8,866 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,026 27%
 No Earnings 4,919 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,322 82.1%
 Public transportation 195 1.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 24 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,091 8.7%
 Worked at Home 939 7.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 03801 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 282 3%
 High School Graduate 2,858 35%
 Associate's degree 549 7%
 Bachelor's degree 2,760 34%
 Master's degree 1,073 13%
 Professional school degree 312 4%
 Doctorate degree 264 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,295 78.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 469 16.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 166 5.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 03801

ZIP Code 03801 is in the Newington School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 03801.

Newington Public School
133 Nimble Hill Rd
Newington, NH 03801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Newington School District
Mary C. Dondero Elementary School
32 Van Buren Ave
Portsmouth, NH 03801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Portsmouth School District
Little Harbour School
50 Clough Dr
Portsmouth, NH 03801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Portsmouth School District
New Franklin School
1 Franklin Dr
Portsmouth, NH 03801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Portsmouth School District
Portsmouth Middle School
155 Parrott Ave
Portsmouth, NH 03801
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Portsmouth School District
Peep School - Pre School Program
100 Campus Dr
Portsmouth, NH 03801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Portsmouth School District
Portsmouth High School
50 Andrew Jarvis Dr
Portsmouth, NH 03801
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Portsmouth School District
St Patrick School
125 Austin St
Portsmouth, NH 03801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The Birchtree Center
2064 Woodbury Ave Ste 204
Newington, NH 03801
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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