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ZIP Code 43215

Primary City:Columbus, OH (View All Cities)
County: Franklin County
Timezone: Eastern (12:24pm)
Area code: 614 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.97, -83.03
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 43215

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 43215. 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 43215. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 43215, 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 43215 ZIP Code

ZIP code 43215 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 43215 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 43215 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,790
Population Density 2,521 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,739
Median Home Value $237,800
Land Area 5.07 sq mi
Water Area 0.61 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,731
Median Household Income $44,985

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 31Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 29

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male19699691801,0311,46686550348450452344830718975797664
Female20496732251,1181,26757327920821129524218312592113123205
Total4001951424052,1492,7331,438782692715818690490314167192199269

Gender

 Male 7,158 56%
 Female 5,632 44%
Gender

Race

 White 9,420 73.7%
 Black Or African American 2,357 18.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 34 0.3%
 Asian 436 3.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 176 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 364 2.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner50478325252246786019
Renter1,1992,291641720574313261224
Total1,2492,769966972820391321243

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 818 11%
 Single Guardian 437 6%
 Singles 5,046 65%
 Singles With Roommate 1,430 18%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 1
 Households without Kids 7,340 95%
 Households with Kids 391 5%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male513838261436181516121616111414101033113133
Female5331242920221624141017814245141364129119
Total1046962553458343930223324253819242397242252

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 43215 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 43215 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 43215 real estate data, the median home value of $237,800 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 43215. Rentals in 43215 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 43215 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,255 88.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 102 0.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 374 2.9%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 1,059 8.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,298 15%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 210 2%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,223 71%
 Households Vacant 1,008 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 439 44%
 Rented & Unoccupied 27 3%
 For Sale Only 268 27%
 Sold & Unoccupied 26 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 83 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 165 16%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 968 17%
 1 Bedroom 2,632 45%
 2 Bedroom 1,740 30%
 3+ Bedroom 461 8%
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 $44,985 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 43215 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. 43215 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 43215 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 5,924 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,155 27%
 No Earnings 2,764 23%
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 5,924 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,155 27%
 No Earnings 2,764 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,930 74.1%
 Public transportation 302 3.8%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 11 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,467 18.3%
 Worked at Home 288 3.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 359 7%
 High School Graduate 1,674 33%
 Associate's degree 191 4%
 Bachelor's degree 1,579 31%
 Master's degree 704 14%
 Professional school degree 373 7%
 Doctorate degree 226 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 206 64.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 73 22.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 41 12.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 43215

ZIP Code 43215 is in the Academy for Urban Solutions Youngstown. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 43215.

Academy for Urban Solutions Youngstown
495 South High St
Columbus, OH 43215
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Academy for Urban Solutions Youngstown
Columbus Africentric Early College
300 East Livingston Ave
Columbus, OH 43215
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Columbus City School District
Columbus Collegiate Academy - West
115 South Gift St
Columbus, OH 43215
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Columbus Collegiate Academy - West
Clinton Elementary School @ Old Hubbard Elementary School
104 West Hubbard Ave
Columbus, OH 43215
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Columbus City School District
Arts Impact Middle School (aims)
680 Jack Gibbs Blvd
Columbus, OH 43215
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Columbus City School District
Columbus Africentric Early College Elementary School
300 East Livingston Ave
Columbus, OH 43215
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Columbus City School District
Fort Hayes Career Center
546 Jack Gibbs Blvd
Columbus, OH 43215
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Columbus City School District
Fort Hayes Arts and Academic High School
546 Jack Gibbs Blvd
Columbus, OH 43215
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Columbus City School District
Columbus Downtown High School
365 South 4th St
Columbus, OH 43215
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Columbus City School District
Gloria S Friend Christian Academy
428 E Main St
Columbus, OH 43215
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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