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ZIP Code 43217

Primary City:Columbus, OH (View All Cities)
County: Franklin County
Timezone: Eastern (9:21pm)
Area code: 614 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.82, -82.93
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 43217

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 43217. 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 43217. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 43217, 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:
Rickenbacker Air Force Base

Stats and Demographics for the 43217 ZIP Code

ZIP code 43217 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 43217 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely small. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 43217 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,602
Population Density 634 people per sq mi
Housing Units 903
Median Home Value $41,800
Land Area 4.10 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 786
Median Household Income $30,556

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 24Male Median Age: 21Female Median Age: 25

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1701691371158110698837253544215146510
Female16116014811410614312111485746332271712301
Total33132928522918724921919715712711774423118811

Gender

 Male 1,221 47%
 Female 1,381 53%
Gender

Race

 White 1,987 76.4%
 Black Or African American 402 15.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.2%
 Asian 16 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.2%
 Other Race 45 1.7%
 Two Or More Races 143 5.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner15131713930
Renter67242216117592040
Total68247229134722970

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 252 32%
 Single Guardian 374 48%
 Singles 104 13%
 Singles With Roommate 56 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 268 34%
 Households with Kids 518 66%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3633343835273536362927273123192933221214
Female3533273431272443353934352317302026221616
Total7166617266545979716861625440494959442830

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 43217 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 43217 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 43217 real estate data, the median home value of $41,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 43217 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 43217 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 43217 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,602 100%
 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 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 51 6%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 10 1%
 Renter Occupied Households 725 80%
 Households Vacant 117 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 104 89%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Sale Only 8 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 1 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 2 2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 17 2%
 2 Bedroom 271 37%
 3+ Bedroom 437 60%
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 $30,556 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 43217 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 43217 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 43217 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 669 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 440 28%
 No Earnings 469 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 669 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 440 28%
 No Earnings 469 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 845 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 31 3%
 Worked at Home 11 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 a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 87 15%
 High School Graduate 427 73%
 Associate's degree 37 6%
 Bachelor's degree 24 4%
 Master's degree 7 1%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 810 87%
 Enrolled in Private School 20 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 96 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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