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ZIP Code 03873

Primary City:Sandown, NH (View All Cities)
County: Rockingham County
Timezone: Eastern (7:13pm)
Area code: 603 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.93, -71.18
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 03873

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 03873. 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 03873. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 03873, 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:
Sandown, NH

Stats and Demographics for the 03873 ZIP Code

ZIP code 03873 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 03873 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 extremely large. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 03873 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,711
Population Density 429 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,119
Median Home Value $240,200
Land Area 13.31 sq mi
Water Area 0.49 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,978
Median Household Income $79,623

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1741832422301731191271972442863192201487563372616
Female1321932032271471291421912722963042001348263403443
Total306376445457320248269388516582623420282157126776059

Gender

 Male 2,879 50%
 Female 2,832 50%
Gender

Race

 White 5,581 97.7%
 Black Or African American 18 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.1%
 Asian 16 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 33 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 55 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner111394086103791526320
Renter739334127101623
Total181784416514061627943

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,328 67%
 Single Guardian 270 14%
 Singles 263 13%
 Singles With Roommate 117 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,158 59%
 Households with Kids 820 41%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2537364831303833514754414753415750463639
Female2428284131403443453234404651444648464329
Total496564896270727696798881931048510398927968

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 03873 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 03873 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 03873 real estate data, the median home value of $240,200 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 03873 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 03873 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 03873 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,709 100.0%
 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 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 2 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,497 71%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 285 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 196 9%
 Households Vacant 141 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 10 7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 44 31%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 70 50%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 8 6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 45 23%
 2 Bedroom 69 36%
 3+ Bedroom 79 41%
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 $79,623 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 03873 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 03873. 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 2,323 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,218 27%
 No Earnings 1,036 23%
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 2,323 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,218 27%
 No Earnings 1,036 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,050 93.1%
 Public transportation 16 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 27 0.8%
 Worked at Home 183 5.6%
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 91 4.7%
 High School Graduate 1,227 62.9%
 Associate's degree 117 6.0%
 Bachelor's degree 403 20.7%
 Master's degree 98 5.0%
 Professional school degree 14 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,028 80.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 154 12.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 90 7.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 03873

ZIP Code 03873 is in the Timberlane Regional School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 03873.

Sandown Central School
295 Main St
Sandown, NH 03873
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Timberlane Regional School District
Sandown North Elementary School
23 Stagecoach Rd
Sandown, NH 03873
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Timberlane Regional School District
Little Patriots Preschool
323 Main St
Sandown, NH 03873
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Jiminy Cricket School
89 North Rd
Sandown, NH 03873
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Playmates Learning Center
56 North Rd
Sandown, NH 03873
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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