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ZIP Code 33803

Primary City:Lakeland, FL (View All Cities)
County: Polk County
Timezone: Eastern (1:36pm)
Area code: 863 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:28.01, -81.93
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 33803

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 33803. 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 33803. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 33803, 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:
Lakeland, FL

Stats and Demographics for the 33803 ZIP Code

ZIP code 33803 is located in east Florida and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 33803 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 33803 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 27,094
Population Density 1,739 people per sq mi
Housing Units 14,416
Median Home Value $126,400
Land Area 15.58 sq mi
Water Area 1.33 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,209
Median Household Income $44,027

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male775775739790900867723747801865847721819662536428376369
Female7747287067169429258298308149139538751,011854685572590637
Total1,5491,5031,4451,5061,8421,7921,5521,5771,6151,7781,8001,5961,8301,5161,2211,0009661,006

Gender

 Male 12,740 47%
 Female 14,354 53%
Gender

Race

 White 22,797 84.1%
 Black Or African American 2,260 8.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 87 0.3%
 Asian 406 1.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 21 0.1%
 Other Race 793 2.9%
 Two Or More Races 730 2.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner755209021,2961,5521,4891,191555
Renter6271,216847814508242198177
Total7021,7361,7492,1102,0601,7311,389732

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,055 41%
 Single Guardian 2,086 17%
 Singles 4,140 34%
 Singles With Roommate 928 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 9,139 75%
 Households with Kids 3,070 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male172167157145144157163152159138141167143150158172160163137146
Female135168162146155135148140150155155137137122157135144135145147
Total307335319291299292311292309293296304280272315307304298282293

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 33803 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 33803 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 33803 real estate data, the median home value of $126,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 33803. Rentals in 33803 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 33803 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 26,980 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 102 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 12 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,195 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,385 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,629 32%
 Households Vacant 2,207 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 817 37.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 16 0.7%
 For Sale Only 352 15.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 43 1.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 643 29.1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 336 15.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 1,022 21%
 1 Bedroom 847 18%
 2 Bedroom 1,808 37%
 3+ Bedroom 1,160 24%
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 $44,027 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 33803 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 33803 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 8,348 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,445 20%
 No Earnings 9,617 43%
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 8,348 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,445 20%
 No Earnings 9,617 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,484 90.2%
 Public transportation 75 0.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 44 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 269 2.3%
 Worked at Home 747 6.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 1,010 12%
 High School Graduate 4,032 46%
 Associate's degree 485 6%
 Bachelor's degree 2,099 24%
 Master's degree 673 8%
 Professional school degree 267 3%
 Doctorate degree 187 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,221 75.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 644 15.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 405 9.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 33803

ZIP Code 33803 is in the Polk School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 33803.

Bill Duncan Opportunity Center
3333 Winter Lake Rd
Lakeland, FL 33803
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Polk School District
Southwest Middle School
2815 Eden Parkway
Lakeland, FL 33803
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Polk School District
Carlton Palmore Elementary School
3725 Clevelnd Hts Blvd
Lakeland, FL 33803
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Polk School District
Cleveland Court Elementary School
328 Edgewood Dr East
Lakeland, FL 33803
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Polk School District
Dixieland Elementary School
416 Ariana St
Lakeland, FL 33803
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Polk School District
Southwest Elementary School
2650 Southwest Ave
Lakeland, FL 33803
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Polk School District
South Mckeel Academy
2222 Edgewood Dr South
Lakeland, FL 33803
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Polk School District
Maynard A. Traviss Career Center
3225 Winter Lake Rd
Lakeland, FL 33803
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Polk School District
St Josephs Academy
310 McDonald St
Lakeland, FL 33803
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Lakeland Christian School
1111 Forest Park St
Lakeland, FL 33803
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
The Monarch School
1540 New Jersey Rd
Lakeland, FL 33803
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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