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ZIP Code 43162

Primary City:West Jefferson, OH (View All Cities)
County: Madison County
Timezone: Eastern (2:56am)
Coordinates:39.94, -83.31
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 43162

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 43162. 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 43162. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 43162, 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:
West Jefferson, OH
Acceptable:
W Jefferson

Stats and Demographics for the 43162 ZIP Code

ZIP code 43162 is located in central Ohio 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 43162 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 large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 43162 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,926
Population Density 148 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,796
Median Home Value $135,800
Land Area 46.68 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,650
Median Household Income $55,965

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male214227263280168175183206234289271224221158124826431
Female202211237243172177176238238307271234223186150848083
Total416438500523340352359444472596542458444344274166144114

Gender

 Male 3,414 49%
 Female 3,512 51%
Gender

Race

 White 6,767 97.7%
 Black Or African American 27 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 0.1%
 Asian 19 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.1%
 Other Race 14 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 84 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2519330953441531818767
Renter3612015211598422811
Total6131346164951336021578

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,519 57%
 Single Guardian 430 16%
 Singles 609 23%
 Singles With Roommate 92 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,762 66%
 Households with Kids 888 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3541405244485036494751435765584869545130
Female4136445039443749424559484441475755503438
Total767784102839287859192110911011061051051241048568

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 43162 has a small 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 43162 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 43162 real estate data, the median home value of $135,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 43162 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 43162 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 43162 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,832 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 94 1%
 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 1,423 51%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 625 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 602 22%
 Households Vacant 146 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 38 26%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Sale Only 29 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 13 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 51 35%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 129 18%
 2 Bedroom 246 35%
 3+ Bedroom 329 47%
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 $55,965 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 43162 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. Most commuters in 43162 can expect to fall in that range. 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 2,093 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,679 30%
 No Earnings 1,856 33%
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 2,093 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,679 30%
 No Earnings 1,856 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,254 95.7%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 5 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 62 1.8%
 Worked at Home 79 2.3%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 290 12.5%
 High School Graduate 1,491 64.3%
 Associate's degree 135 5.8%
 Bachelor's degree 257 11.1%
 Master's degree 85 3.7%
 Professional school degree 52 2.2%
 Doctorate degree 10 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,220 81.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 64 4.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 208 13.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 43162

ZIP Code 43162 is in the Jefferson Local School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 43162.

West Jefferson Middle School
2 Roughrider Dr
West Jefferson, OH 43162
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Jefferson Local School District
Norwood Elementary School
899 Norwood Dr
West Jefferson, OH 43162
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jefferson Local School District
West Jefferson High School
1 Roughrider Dr
West Jefferson, OH 43162
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Jefferson Local School District

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