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ZIP Code 03809

Primary City:Alton, NH (View All Cities)
County: Belknap County
Timezone: Eastern (6:40am)
Area code: 603 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.5, -71.2
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 03809

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 03809. 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 03809. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 03809, 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:
Alton, NH

Stats and Demographics for the 03809 ZIP Code

ZIP code 03809 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 03809 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 large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 03809 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,716
Population Density 92 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,026
Median Home Value $261,700
Land Area 40.32 sq mi
Water Area 1.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,471
Median Household Income $63,202

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
Male104106148123796910110312715914715915110866442529
Female7611312113963827412514416815616614510361534435
Total180219269262142151175228271327303325296211127976964

Gender

 Male 1,848 50%
 Female 1,868 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,652 98.3%
 Black Or African American 3 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.2%
 Asian 10 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.1%
 Other Race 5 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 38 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner11781923003171798536
Renter226250513117319
Total3314024235134819611645

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 879 60%
 Single Guardian 176 12%
 Singles 319 22%
 Singles With Roommate 97 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,017 69%
 Households with Kids 454 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male925222220232419203227283031262227291922
Female1112142212291825291729252624272836282014
Total2037364432524244494956535655535063573936

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 03809 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 03809 were primarily built in the 2000s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 03809 real estate data, the median home value of $261,700 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 03809. Rentals in 03809 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Studio apartments are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 03809 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,716 100%
 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 826 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 372 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 273 13%
 Households Vacant 555 27%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 40 7.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 1.8%
 For Sale Only 37 6.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 0.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 427 76.9%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 35 6.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 91 28%
 1 Bedroom 78 24%
 2 Bedroom 53 16%
 3+ Bedroom 103 32%
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 $63,202 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 03809 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. However, that is not the case in 03809. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,649 54%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 565 18%
 No Earnings 860 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 1,649 54%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 565 18%
 No Earnings 860 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,843 89%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 49 2%
 Worked at Home 182 9%
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 131 9%
 High School Graduate 787 53%
 Associate's degree 215 14%
 Bachelor's degree 248 17%
 Master's degree 61 4%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 50 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 437 67%
 Enrolled in Private School 38 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 175 27%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 03809

ZIP Code 03809 is in the Alton School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 03809.

Alton Central School (elementary)
41 School St
Alton, NH 03809
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Alton School District
Prospect Mountain High School
242 Suncook Valley Rd
Alton, NH 03809
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Prospect Mountain School District

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