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ZIP Code 43206

Primary City:Columbus, OH (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Near South
County: Franklin County
Timezone: Eastern (6:55pm)
Area code: 614 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.94, -82.97
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 43206

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 43206. 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 43206. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 43206, 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

Stats and Demographics for the 43206 ZIP Code

ZIP code 43206 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 43206 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is slightly less 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 43206 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 21,864
Population Density 7,280 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,995
Median Home Value $107,300
Land Area 3.00 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,888
Median Household Income $40,720

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male7986165756627691,1781,04087275271379163354333221718710854
Female7095785246199001,379994768609664740725611382288211179144
Total1,5071,1941,0991,2811,6692,5572,0341,6401,3611,3771,5311,3581,154714505398287198

Gender

 Male 10,840 50%
 Female 11,024 50%
Gender

Race

 White 10,997 50.3%
 Black Or African American 9,600 43.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 73 0.3%
 Asian 252 1.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 163 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 776 3.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner586777418821,017626403130
Renter6051,8411,03484763425211625
Total6632,5181,7751,7291,651878519155

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,285 23%
 Single Guardian 2,448 25%
 Singles 3,721 38%
 Singles With Roommate 1,434 15%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,586 77%
 Households with Kids 2,302 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male163159140148142103134121116118114106127110126119156133128115
Female1361251531151041211201221111151131108898109119131132128146
Total299284293263246224254243227233227216215208235238287265256261

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 43206 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 43206 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 43206 real estate data, the median home value of $107,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 43206 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 43206 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 43206 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 21,673 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 191 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,465 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,069 9%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,354 45%
 Households Vacant 2,107 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 728 35%
 Rented & Unoccupied 28 1%
 For Sale Only 233 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 69 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 47 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 1,002 48%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 51 1%
 1 Bedroom 1,064 20%
 2 Bedroom 2,282 44%
 3+ Bedroom 1,832 35%
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 $40,720 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 43206 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Residents in ZIP code 43206 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 43206 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 8,311 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,976 26%
 No Earnings 5,607 30%
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 8,311 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,976 26%
 No Earnings 5,607 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,260 82.1%
 Public transportation 845 7.5%
 Taxicab 35 0.3%
 Motorcycle 27 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 651 5.8%
 Worked at Home 458 4.1%
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 1,231 16%
 High School Graduate 3,868 49%
 Associate's degree 231 3%
 Bachelor's degree 1,692 21%
 Master's degree 358 5%
 Professional school degree 349 4%
 Doctorate degree 153 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,879 80.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 317 8.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 361 10.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 43206

ZIP Code 43206 is in the Columbus City School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 43206.

Heyl Avenue Elementary School
760 Reinhard Ave
Columbus, OH 43206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Columbus City School District
Siebert Elementary School
385 Reinhard Ave
Columbus, OH 43206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Columbus City School District
Stewart Alternative Elementary School @ Beck Elementary School
387 East Beck St
Columbus, OH 43206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Columbus City School District
South High School
1160 Ann St
Columbus, OH 43206
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Columbus City School District
St Mary School
700 S 3rd St
Columbus, OH 43206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Pauls Lutheran School
322 Stewart Ave
Columbus, OH 43206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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