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ZIP Code 43222

Primary City:Columbus, OH (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Franklinton
County: Franklin County
Timezone: Eastern (4:54am)
Area code: 614 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.96, -83.04
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 43222

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 43222. 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 43222. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 43222, 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 43222 ZIP Code

ZIP code 43222 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 43222 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 an extremely large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 43222 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,617
Population Density 3,320 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,162
Median Home Value $51,300
Land Area 1.39 sq mi
Water Area 0.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,602
Median Household Income $20,989

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male218178166192182160148130179184171128101874540215
Female2391571591661891821461411401511511121168064372230
Total457335325358371342294271319335322240217167109774335

Gender

 Male 2,335 51%
 Female 2,282 49%
Gender

Race

 White 3,378 73.2%
 Black Or African American 831 18.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 24 0.5%
 Asian 54 1.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 94 2.0%
 Two Or More Races 236 5.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner134752109101843712
Renter125234205253168110448
Total1382812573622691948120

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 353 22%
 Single Guardian 549 34%
 Singles 512 32%
 Singles With Roommate 188 12%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,042 65%
 Households with Kids 560 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5434533940323340334531323226423440393741
Female5048384444262429342627313243293621384237
Total10482918384585769677158636469717061777978

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 43222 has a large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 43222 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 43222 real estate data, the median home value of $51,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 43222 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 43222 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 43222 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,482 97.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 119 2.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 16 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 296 14%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 159 7%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,147 53%
 Households Vacant 560 26%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 140 25.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 0.7%
 For Sale Only 64 11.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 0.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 0.2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 349 62.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 13 1%
 1 Bedroom 182 18%
 2 Bedroom 406 40%
 3+ Bedroom 412 41%
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 $20,989 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 43222 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. Residents in ZIP code 43222 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 43222 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 43222 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 43222 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 923 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 718 22%
 No Earnings 1,600 49%
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 923 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 718 22%
 No Earnings 1,600 49%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,183 82%
 Public transportation 84 6%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 156 11%
 Worked at Home 15 1%
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 499 43.9%
 High School Graduate 399 35.1%
 Associate's degree 44 3.9%
 Bachelor's degree 165 14.5%
 Master's degree 9 0.8%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 20 1.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 813 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 88 9%
 Not Enrolled in School 112 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 43222

ZIP Code 43222 is in the Columbus City School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 43222.

Avondale Elementary School
141 Hawkes Ave
Columbus, OH 43222
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Columbus City School District
Starling Middle School
120 South Central Ave
Columbus, OH 43222
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Columbus City School District

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