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ZIP Code 43224

Primary City:Columbus, OH (View All Cities)
County: Franklin County
Timezone: Eastern (9:18pm)
Area code: 614 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.04, -82.96
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 43224

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 43224. 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 43224. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 43224, 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 43224 ZIP Code

ZIP code 43224 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 43224 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged 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 43224 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 38,699
Population Density 4,625 people per sq mi
Housing Units 18,466
Median Home Value $90,900
Land Area 8.37 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 16,100
Median Household Income $33,598

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,5931,3681,2661,3491,4451,4861,3321,2821,3611,4651,4271,196762458388307248187
Female1,5661,2751,2621,2971,4021,5701,4241,3431,2741,4611,5181,205874602489422420375
Total3,1592,6432,5282,6462,8473,0562,7562,6252,6352,9262,9452,4011,6361,060877729668562

Gender

 Male 18,920 49%
 Female 19,779 51%
Gender

Race

 White 19,067 49.3%
 Black Or African American 15,666 40.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 104 0.3%
 Asian 826 2.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 14 0.0%
 Other Race 1,542 4.0%
 Two Or More Races 1,480 3.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1029261,4002,0051,675928830380
Renter8592,0261,6471,68597140719564
Total9612,9523,0473,6902,6461,3351,025444

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,828 30%
 Single Guardian 4,510 28%
 Singles 5,405 34%
 Singles With Roommate 1,357 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 11,020 68%
 Households with Kids 5,080 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male324310328305275267273265288268247231255265262290251288258277
Female283324319291290265220239261291225253246247253254275267248279
Total607634647596565532493504549559472484501512515544526555506556

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 43224 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 43224 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 43224 real estate data, the median home value of $90,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 43224 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 43224 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 43224 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 38,619 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 23 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 57 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,119 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,127 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,854 43%
 Households Vacant 2,366 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,415 60%
 Rented & Unoccupied 59 2%
 For Sale Only 245 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 49 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 24 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 574 24%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 74 1%
 1 Bedroom 1,374 18%
 2 Bedroom 3,960 52%
 3+ Bedroom 2,172 29%
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 $33,598 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 43224 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 43224 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 11,345 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,804 23%
 No Earnings 11,176 38%
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 11,345 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,804 23%
 No Earnings 11,176 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 14,403 89.5%
 Public transportation 753 4.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 37 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 480 3.0%
 Worked at Home 425 2.6%
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 2,315 20.2%
 High School Graduate 6,587 57.5%
 Associate's degree 597 5.2%
 Bachelor's degree 1,518 13.2%
 Master's degree 365 3.2%
 Professional school degree 51 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 29 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,101 72.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 949 13.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 971 13.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 43224

ZIP Code 43224 is in the World Collegiate Preparatory School District. There are 16 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 43224.

World Collegiate Preparatory School
1465 Oakland Park Ave
Columbus, OH 43224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: World Collegiate Preparatory School District
Columbus Spanish Immersion K-8 School
2155 Fenton St
Columbus, OH 43224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Columbus City School District
Como Elementary School
2989 Reis Ave
Columbus, OH 43224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Columbus City School District
Huy Elementary School
1545 Huy Rd
Columbus, OH 43224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Columbus City School District
Innis Elementary School
3399 Kohr Blvd
Columbus, OH 43224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Columbus City School District
Maize Road Elementary School
4360 Maize Rd
Columbus, OH 43224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Columbus City School District
Medina Middle School
1425 Huy Rd
Columbus, OH 43224
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Columbus City School District
North Linden Elementary School
1718 East Cooke Rd
Columbus, OH 43224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Columbus City School District
Oakland Park Alternative Elementary
3392 Atwood Ter
Columbus, OH 43224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Columbus City School District
Brookhaven High School
4077 Karl Rd
Columbus, OH 43224
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Columbus City School District
Columbus International High School
3940 Karl Rd
Columbus, OH 43224
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Columbus City School District
St James the Less School
1628 Oakland Park Ave
Columbus, OH 43224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Matthias School
1566 Ferris Rd
Columbus, OH 43224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Francis De Sales High School
4212 Karl Rd
Columbus, OH 43224
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Tree of Life Christian School
935 Northridge Rd
Columbus, OH 43224
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Sonshine Christian Academy
3400 Kohr Blvd
Columbus, OH 43224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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