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ZIP Code 43228

Primary City:Columbus, OH (View All Cities)
County: Franklin County
Timezone: Eastern (1:19pm)
Area code: 614 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.96, -83.14
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 43228

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 43228. 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 43228. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 43228, 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
Acceptable:
New Rome
Unacceptable:
Lincoln Village Fin Unit

Stats and Demographics for the 43228 ZIP Code

ZIP code 43228 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 43228 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 a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 43228 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 50,737
Population Density 2,507 people per sq mi
Housing Units 23,179
Median Home Value $117,800
Land Area 20.24 sq mi
Water Area 0.18 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 20,705
Median Household Income $39,894

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 31Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 31

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2,5032,0251,6271,4842,0752,5552,2591,8001,5921,4971,4741,1781,015616460320211126
Female2,4731,8861,4921,4722,4422,5222,0581,7401,5111,6011,5301,3431,173831683512363288
Total4,9763,9113,1192,9564,5175,0774,3173,5403,1033,0983,0042,5212,1881,4471,143832574414

Gender

 Male 24,817 49%
 Female 25,920 51%
Gender

Race

 White 35,030 69.0%
 Black Or African American 7,606 15.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 195 0.4%
 Asian 1,401 2.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 103 0.2%
 Other Race 4,627 9.1%
 Two Or More Races 1,775 3.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1601,7251,8501,9711,8921,131692172
Renter1,8743,3041,9961,7031,127611351146
Total2,0345,0293,8463,6743,0191,7421,043318

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,447 36%
 Single Guardian 4,733 23%
 Singles 6,677 32%
 Singles With Roommate 1,848 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 13,757 66%
 Households with Kids 6,948 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male533503465469452411428366368334323300341329299276301306302343
Female534490490425417358377396338336301289280286261302277298334425
Total1,067993955894869769805762706670624589621615560578578604636768

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 43228 has a slightly less than average 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 43228 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1960s. Looking at 43228 real estate data, the median home value of $117,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 43228 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 43228 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 43228 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 50,585 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 148 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 4 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,741 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,852 8%
 Renter Occupied Households 11,112 48%
 Households Vacant 2,474 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,493 60%
 Rented & Unoccupied 44 2%
 For Sale Only 321 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 35 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 42 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 539 22%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 137 1%
 1 Bedroom 2,839 25%
 2 Bedroom 6,137 54%
 3+ Bedroom 2,220 20%
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 $39,894 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 43228 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 43228 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 17,542 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,648 24%
 No Earnings 12,431 31%
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 17,542 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,648 24%
 No Earnings 12,431 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 21,985 92.2%
 Public transportation 281 1.2%
 Taxicab 83 0.3%
 Motorcycle 12 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 948 4.0%
 Worked at Home 524 2.2%
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 2,956 19.4%
 High School Graduate 8,627 56.5%
 Associate's degree 943 6.2%
 Bachelor's degree 1,975 12.9%
 Master's degree 527 3.5%
 Professional school degree 186 1.2%
 Doctorate degree 55 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 8,171 77.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 618 5.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,799 17.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 43228

ZIP Code 43228 is in the First Time Learners Academy. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 43228.

First Time Learners Academy
4534 Hambrick St
Columbus, OH 43228
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: First Time Learners Academy
Westside Academy
4330 Clime Rd North
Columbus, OH 43228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Westside Academy
Ubah Math & Reading Academy
3850 Sullivant Ave
Columbus, OH 43228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ubah Math & Reading Academy
Georgian Heights Alternative Elementary School @ Old Wedge
3771 Eakin Rd
Columbus, OH 43228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Columbus City School District
Wedgewood Middle School
3800 Briggs Rd
Columbus, OH 43228
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Columbus City School District
Eakin Elementary School
3774 Eakin Rd
Columbus, OH 43228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Columbus City School District
Prairie Lincoln Elementary School
4900 Amesbury Way
Columbus, OH 43228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South-Western City School District
Prairie Norton Elementary School
117 Norton Rd
Columbus, OH 43228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South-Western City School District
Stiles Elementary School
4700 Stiles Ave
Columbus, OH 43228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South-Western City School District
Hilliard Horizon Elementary School
6000 Renner Rd
Columbus, OH 43228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hilliard City School District
Norton Middle School
215 Norton Rd
Columbus, OH 43228
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: South-Western City School District
St Cecilia Elementary School
440 Norton Rd
Columbus, OH 43228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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