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ZIP Code 03824

Primary City:Durham, NH (View All Cities)
County: Strafford County
Timezone: Eastern (4:40am)
Area code: 603 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.12, -70.92
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 03824

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 03824. 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 03824. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 03824, 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:
Durham, NH
Acceptable:
Lee

Stats and Demographics for the 03824 ZIP Code

ZIP code 03824 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 03824 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 03824 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,638
Population Density 654 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,092
Median Home Value $339,200
Land Area 22.38 sq mi
Water Area 2.41 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,960
Median Household Income $71,250

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 21Male Median Age: 21Female Median Age: 21

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1141802191,7832,5571519013718322325222419013687916277
Female1001731832,4392,93312591149195244240242209155122949989
Total2143534024,2225,490276181286378467492466399291209185161166

Gender

 Male 6,756 46%
 Female 7,882 54%
Gender

Race

 White 13,730 93.8%
 Black Or African American 126 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 0.1%
 Asian 474 3.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 59 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 237 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner125026645942126617069
Renter769133555162397068
Total781183321510483305240137

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,357 46%
 Single Guardian 187 6%
 Singles 745 25%
 Singles With Roommate 671 23%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,278 77%
 Households with Kids 682 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male21242328263934394238514839434554554941,135978
Female11261726293634353939413736303543538101,4981,158
Total325040545575687481779285757380971081,3042,6332,136

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 03824 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 03824 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 03824 real estate data, the median home value of $339,200 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 03824. Rentals in 03824 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 03824 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,372 50.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 7,265 49.6%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 1 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,191 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 522 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,247 40%
 Households Vacant 132 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 41 31%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 3%
 For Sale Only 21 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 24 18%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 36 27%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 147 12%
 1 Bedroom 395 32%
 2 Bedroom 351 28%
 3+ Bedroom 355 28%
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 $71,250 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 03824 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. 03824 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 03824 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 2,650 20%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,947 66%
 No Earnings 1,912 14%
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 2,650 20%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,947 66%
 No Earnings 1,912 14%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,152 59.7%
 Public transportation 300 4.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 5 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2,185 31.4%
 Worked at Home 315 4.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 03824 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 48 2%
 High School Graduate 385 18%
 Associate's degree 81 4%
 Bachelor's degree 505 23%
 Master's degree 573 26%
 Professional school degree 129 6%
 Doctorate degree 479 22%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,043 71.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 368 25.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 57 3.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 03824

ZIP Code 03824 is in the Oyster River Coop School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 03824.

Oyster River Middle School
1 Coe Dr
Durham, NH 03824
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Oyster River Coop School District
Oyster River High School
55 Coe Dr
Durham, NH 03824
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Oyster River Coop School District
Child Study & Development Center
22 Okane Rd
Durham, NH 03824
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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