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ZIP Code 03868

Primary City:Rochester, NH (View All Cities)
County: Strafford County
Timezone: Eastern (6:54pm)
Area code: 603 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.33, -70.94
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 03868

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 03868. 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 03868. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 03868, 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:
Rochester, NH
Unacceptable:
E Rochester, East Rochester

Stats and Demographics for the 03868 ZIP Code

ZIP code 03868 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 03868 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 a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 03868 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,323
Population Density 705 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,331
Median Home Value $136,900
Land Area 7.55 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,178
Median Household Income $53,598

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
Male16917616515415416316717216019122315416012689994518
Female1771601601461391691761741902072121692041411251005732
Total34633632530029333234334635039843532336426721419910250

Gender

 Male 2,585 49%
 Female 2,738 51%
Gender

Race

 White 5,090 95.6%
 Black Or African American 28 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 14 0.3%
 Asian 82 1.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.1%
 Other Race 25 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 81 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1017526938434126917427
Renter54124105946638408
Total6429937447840730721435

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,095 50%
 Single Guardian 376 17%
 Singles 519 24%
 Singles With Roommate 188 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,500 69%
 Households with Kids 678 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2043433133304337332528324238363635212636
Female4337372827373035312832333334233635312124
Total6380805960677372645360657572597270524760

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 03868 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 03868 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 2000s. Looking at 03868 real estate data, the median home value of $136,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 03868 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 03868 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 03868 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,323 100%
 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 1,115 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 534 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 529 23%
 Households Vacant 153 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 35 23%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 4%
 For Sale Only 45 29%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 22 14%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 40 26%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 57 13%
 1 Bedroom 34 8%
 2 Bedroom 257 60%
 3+ Bedroom 83 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 $53,598 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 03868 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 03868 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 03868 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 2,376 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,127 22%
 No Earnings 1,600 31%
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 2,376 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,127 22%
 No Earnings 1,600 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,964 96.7%
 Public transportation 53 1.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 35 1.1%
 Worked at Home 14 0.5%
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 229 11%
 High School Graduate 1,341 62%
 Associate's degree 257 12%
 Bachelor's degree 236 11%
 Master's degree 73 3%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 21 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 671 68.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 96 9.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 210 21.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 03868

ZIP Code 03868 is in the Rochester School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 03868.

East Rochester School
773 Portland St
East Rochester, NH 03868
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rochester School District
Nancy Loud School
5 Cocheco Ave
East Rochester, NH 03868
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rochester School District

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