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ZIP Code 43231

Primary City:Columbus, OH (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Northland
County: Franklin County
Timezone: Eastern (3:33am)
Area code: 614 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.08, -82.94
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 43231

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 43231. 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 43231. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 43231, 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 43231 ZIP Code

ZIP code 43231 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 43231 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is slightly higher than average. 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 43231 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 19,685
Population Density 4,578 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,494
Median Home Value $128,800
Land Area 4.30 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,874
Median Household Income $44,962

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male84771069466366382279971167163854149338323614511185122
Female870712613604752892858743717706661583482309203151206289
Total1,7171,4221,3071,2671,4151,7141,6571,4541,3881,3441,2021,076865545348262291411

Gender

 Male 9,334 47%
 Female 10,351 53%
Gender

Race

 White 10,738 54.5%
 Black Or African American 6,934 35.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 59 0.3%
 Asian 552 2.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 18 0.1%
 Other Race 626 3.2%
 Two Or More Races 758 3.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4764993897584438420175
Renter4231,059729589430185149197
Total4701,7081,6671,5641,274569350272

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,877 37%
 Single Guardian 1,907 24%
 Singles 2,464 31%
 Singles With Roommate 626 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 5,071 64%
 Households with Kids 2,803 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male169171162169163160132131124147142143122140135124155135114113
Female17520216517313414413713216512112312412811711914013299114117
Total344373327342297304269263289268265267250257254264287234228230

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 43231 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 43231 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 43231 real estate data, the median home value of $128,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 43231 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 43231 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 43231 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 19,431 98.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 248 1.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 6 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,517 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 596 7%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,761 44%
 Households Vacant 620 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 365 59%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 1%
 For Sale Only 117 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 14 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 106 17%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 24 0.7%
 1 Bedroom 721 20.0%
 2 Bedroom 2,101 58.3%
 3+ Bedroom 756 21.0%
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 $44,962 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 43231 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 43231 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 6,520 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,782 26%
 No Earnings 4,432 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 6,520 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,782 26%
 No Earnings 4,432 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,471 93.0%
 Public transportation 198 2.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 29 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 91 1.0%
 Worked at Home 316 3.5%
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 476 8%
 High School Graduate 3,117 54%
 Associate's degree 355 6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,426 25%
 Master's degree 279 5%
 Professional school degree 71 1%
 Doctorate degree 58 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,536 71.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 355 10.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 643 18.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 43231

ZIP Code 43231 is in the Oakstone Community School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 43231.

Oakstone Community School
5747 Cleveland Ave
Columbus, OH 43231
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Oakstone Community School District
Horizon Science Academy Elementary School
2835 Morse Rd
Columbus, OH 43231
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Horizon Science Academy Elementary School
Hawthorne Elementary School
5001 Farview Dr
Columbus, OH 43231
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Westerville City School District

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