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ZIP Code 34237

Primary City:Sarasota, FL (View All Cities)
County: Sarasota County
Timezone: Eastern (1:41pm)
Area code: 941 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:27.34, -82.51
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 34237

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 34237. 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 34237. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 34237, 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:
Sarasota, FL

Stats and Demographics for the 34237 ZIP Code

ZIP code 34237 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 34237 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is slightly higher than average. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 34237 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 16,304
Population Density 4,166 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,120
Median Home Value $103,200
Land Area 3.91 sq mi
Water Area 0.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,691
Median Household Income $39,390

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male521439437496690751659648630629555454366269232189159148
Female467401419420561638526562546556533498395370323269240308
Total9888408569161,2511,3891,1851,2101,1761,1851,088952761639555458399456

Gender

 Male 8,272 51%
 Female 8,032 49%
Gender

Race

 White 12,701 77.9%
 Black Or African American 1,366 8.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 69 0.4%
 Asian 206 1.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.1%
 Other Race 1,521 9.3%
 Two Or More Races 429 2.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner40279485681677543475222
Renter3478097496363811939579
Total3871,0881,2341,3171,058736570301

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,165 32%
 Single Guardian 1,407 21%
 Singles 2,398 36%
 Singles With Roommate 721 11%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,921 74%
 Households with Kids 1,770 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1061079899878282831059685798394707985107155135
Female7610391846884105727277948982778678889969105
Total182210189183155166187155177173179168165171156157173206224240

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 34237 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 34237 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 34237 real estate data, the median home value of $103,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 34237 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 34237 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 34237 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 15,270 93.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 837 5.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 10 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 167 1.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 20 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,207 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,195 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,289 41%
 Households Vacant 1,429 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 526 36.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 0.7%
 For Sale Only 143 10.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 27 1.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 450 31.5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 273 19.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 247 7%
 1 Bedroom 850 26%
 2 Bedroom 1,426 43%
 3+ Bedroom 805 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 $39,390 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 34237 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 34237 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 5,833 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,429 30%
 No Earnings 4,640 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 5,833 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,429 30%
 No Earnings 4,640 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,568 89.6%
 Public transportation 168 2.0%
 Taxicab 10 0.1%
 Motorcycle 57 0.7%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 357 4.2%
 Worked at Home 285 3.4%
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 876 12.9%
 High School Graduate 3,911 57.7%
 Associate's degree 548 8.1%
 Bachelor's degree 904 13.3%
 Master's degree 461 6.8%
 Professional school degree 41 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 38 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,902 86.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 132 6.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 158 7.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 34237

ZIP Code 34237 is in the Sarasota School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 34237.

Alta Vista Elementary School
1050 South Euclid Ave
Sarasota, FL 34237
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sarasota School District
Tuttle Elementary School
2863 8th St
Sarasota, FL 34237
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sarasota School District
Suncoast School for Innovative Studies
845 South School Ave
Sarasota, FL 34237
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sarasota School District
Sarasota High School
1000 South School Ave
Sarasota, FL 34237
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Sarasota School District
Phoenix Academy
1085 South Shade Ave
Sarasota, FL 34237
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Sarasota School District
Ave Maria University Preparatory School
201 S Tuttle Ave
Sarasota, FL 34237
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Agape Christian School of Sarasota
150 N Shade Ave
Sarasota, FL 34237
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Goldie Feldman Academy at Temple Beth Sholom
1050 S Tuttle Ave
Sarasota, FL 34237
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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