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ZIP Code 43204

Primary City:Columbus, OH (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Greater Hilltop
County: Franklin County
Timezone: Eastern (3:27pm)
Area code: 614 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.96, -83.09
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 43204

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 43204. 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 43204. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 43204, 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:
Columbus, OH
Unacceptable:
San Margherita, Valleyview

Stats and Demographics for the 43204 ZIP Code

ZIP code 43204 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 43204 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 43204 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 42,104
Population Density 4,679 people per sq mi
Housing Units 18,901
Median Home Value $101,800
Land Area 9.00 sq mi
Water Area 0.32 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 16,783
Median Household Income $40,815

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,6621,5221,3851,3551,6551,9311,5811,3511,3921,5141,5261,220886641386294216137
Female1,6771,4031,3151,3851,7852,0211,5621,3931,3661,4471,4631,2881,047751493413330311
Total3,3392,9252,7002,7403,4403,9523,1432,7442,7582,9612,9892,5081,9331,392879707546448

Gender

 Male 20,654 49%
 Female 21,450 51%
Gender

Race

 White 31,432 74.7%
 Black Or African American 5,234 12.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 189 0.4%
 Asian 1,352 3.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 20 0.0%
 Other Race 2,189 5.2%
 Two Or More Races 1,688 4.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1251,1021,4352,0411,8381,160767277
Renter1,1122,3741,6011,44396936312650
Total1,2373,4763,0363,4842,8071,523893327

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,680 34%
 Single Guardian 4,070 24%
 Singles 5,149 31%
 Singles With Roommate 1,884 11%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 11,556 69%
 Households with Kids 5,227 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male327329341322318292312286314311294238266276265300252277261250
Female342330337315282278290276277270264284260237277276307258267275
Total669659678637600570602562591581558522526513542576559535528525

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 43204 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 43204 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 43204 real estate data, the median home value of $101,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 43204 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 43204 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 43204 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 41,993 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 91 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 20 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,697 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,048 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 8,038 43%
 Households Vacant 2,118 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 823 38.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 22 1.0%
 For Sale Only 261 12.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 49 2.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 28 1.3%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 934 44.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 133 2%
 1 Bedroom 1,236 16%
 2 Bedroom 3,751 48%
 3+ Bedroom 2,655 34%
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 $40,815 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 43204 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 43204 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 12,256 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,652 25%
 No Earnings 11,221 36%
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 12,256 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,652 25%
 No Earnings 11,221 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 16,123 92.5%
 Public transportation 518 3.0%
 Taxicab 4 0.0%
 Motorcycle 13 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 304 1.7%
 Worked at Home 467 2.7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 2,691 21.0%
 High School Graduate 6,936 54.2%
 Associate's degree 484 3.8%
 Bachelor's degree 1,869 14.6%
 Master's degree 511 4.0%
 Professional school degree 225 1.8%
 Doctorate degree 92 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,065 72.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 854 10.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,422 17.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 43204

ZIP Code 43204 is in the Great Western Academy. There are 17 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 43204.

Great Western Academy
310 North Wilson Rd
Columbus, OH 43204
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Great Western Academy
Columbus Preparatory Academy
3330 Chippewa St
Columbus, OH 43204
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Columbus Preparatory Academy
Columbus Preparatory and Fitness Academy
1258 Demorest Rd
Columbus, OH 43204
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Columbus Preparatory and Fitness Academy
Sullivant Avenue Community School
3435 Sullivant Ave
Columbus, OH 43204
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sullivant Avenue Community School District
Valleyview Elementary School
2989 Valleyview Dr
Columbus, OH 43204
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Columbus City School District
Binns Elementary School
1080 Binns Blvd
Columbus, OH 43204
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Columbus City School District
Burroughs Elementary School
551 South Richardson Ave
Columbus, OH 43204
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Columbus City School District
Hilltonia Middle School
2345 West Mound St
Columbus, OH 43204
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Columbus City School District
West Broad Elementary School
2744 West Broad St
Columbus, OH 43204
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Columbus City School District
Westgate Alternative Elementary School
3080 Wicklow Rd
Columbus, OH 43204
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Columbus City School District
Westmoor Middle School
3001 Valleyview Dr
Columbus, OH 43204
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Columbus City School District
North Franklin Elementary School
1122 North Hague Ave
Columbus, OH 43204
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South-Western City School District
West Franklin Elementary School
3501 Briggs Rd
Columbus, OH 43204
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South-Western City School District
West High School
179 South Powell Ave
Columbus, OH 43204
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Columbus City School District
Franklin Heights High School
1001 Demorest Rd
Columbus, OH 43204
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: South-Western City School District
St Mary Magdalene School
2940 Parkside Rd
Columbus, OH 43204
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Bishop Ready High School
707 Salisbury Rd
Columbus, OH 43204
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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