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ZIP Code 43240

Primary City:Columbus, OH (View All Cities)
County: Franklin County
Timezone: Eastern (11:12pm)
Area code: 614 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.15, -82.98
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 43240

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 43240. 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 43240. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 43240, 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 43240 ZIP Code

ZIP code 43240 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 43240 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 43240 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,469
Population Density 1,385 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,753
Median Home Value $183,100
Land Area 2.50 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,588
Median Household Income $65,236

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1541378474911932382161279256595228251687
Female1811078058108232249184123115957177482529219
Total3352441641321994254874002502071511301297650452916

Gender

 Male 1,657 48%
 Female 1,812 52%
Gender

Race

 White 2,635 76.0%
 Black Or African American 221 6.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.1%
 Asian 479 13.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.1%
 Other Race 31 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 98 2.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1828428915412367467
Renter7721213795511585
Total95496426249174825412

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 656 41%
 Single Guardian 195 12%
 Singles 589 37%
 Singles With Roommate 148 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,078 68%
 Households with Kids 510 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3030282830313319242111131920221614121010
Female3735402929202515181814171813122461157
Total6765685759515834423925303733344020231517

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 43240 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 43240 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 43240 real estate data, the median home value of $183,100 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 43240 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 43240 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 43240 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,469 100%
 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 896 51%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 92 5%
 Renter Occupied Households 600 34%
 Households Vacant 165 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 25 15%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 25 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 9 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 99 60%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 55 8%
 1 Bedroom 169 23%
 2 Bedroom 322 45%
 3+ Bedroom 174 24%
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 $65,236 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 43240 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 43240 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 1,835 66%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 565 20%
 No Earnings 397 14%
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 1,835 66%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 565 20%
 No Earnings 397 14%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,119 95.9%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 15 0.7%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0.0%
 Worked at Home 75 3.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 43240 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 26 2%
 High School Graduate 307 29%
 Associate's degree 163 15%
 Bachelor's degree 249 23%
 Master's degree 275 26%
 Professional school degree 12 1%
 Doctorate degree 32 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 627 83.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 43 5.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 78 10.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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