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ZIP Code 43608

Primary City:Toledo, OH (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Lagrange
County: Lucas County
Timezone: Eastern (7:28am)
Area code: 419 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.68, -83.53
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 43608

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 43608. 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 43608. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 43608, 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:
Toledo, OH

Stats and Demographics for the 43608 ZIP Code

ZIP code 43608 is located in northwest 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 43608 are primarily black or African American. 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 large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 43608 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 16,515
Population Density 4,555 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,374
Median Home Value $52,100
Land Area 3.63 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,789
Median Household Income $26,510

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male649699650713693671668589545564620473334211146847860
Female622641602707492525581544531593608474357252151119134135
Total1,2711,3401,2521,4201,1851,1961,2491,1331,0761,1571,228947691463297203212195

Gender

 Male 8,447 51%
 Female 8,068 49%
Gender

Race

 White 5,413 32.8%
 Black Or African American 9,397 56.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 65 0.4%
 Asian 45 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 835 5.1%
 Two Or More Races 758 4.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner34291544831723422272139
Renter2006686055453271105424
Total2349591,1491,3761,050532326163

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,435 25%
 Single Guardian 2,274 39%
 Singles 1,705 29%
 Singles With Roommate 375 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,568 62%
 Households with Kids 2,221 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male115155124135135155144133132127126135129133143126155133156153
Female127116121141123150117138113123106124115134132150153145127101
Total242271245276258305261271245250232259244267275276308278283254

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 43608 has a slightly higher 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 43608 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 43608 real estate data, the median home value of $52,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 43608 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 43608 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 43608 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 15,303 92.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,172 7.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 40 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,103 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,153 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,533 34%
 Households Vacant 1,585 21%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 457 28.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 20 1.3%
 For Sale Only 112 7.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 65 4.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6 0.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 925 58.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 175 8%
 2 Bedroom 846 39%
 3+ Bedroom 1,164 53%
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 $26,510 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 43608 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 43608 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 43608 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 43608 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 2,855 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,204 26%
 No Earnings 6,160 50%
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 2,855 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,204 26%
 No Earnings 6,160 50%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,925 88%
 Public transportation 280 6%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 171 4%
 Worked at Home 68 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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,568 30.4%
 High School Graduate 3,189 61.8%
 Associate's degree 101 2.0%
 Bachelor's degree 161 3.1%
 Master's degree 134 2.6%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 11 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,859 79%
 Enrolled in Private School 389 11%
 Not Enrolled in School 372 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 43608

ZIP Code 43608 is in the Clay Avenue Community School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 43608.

Clay Avenue Community School
1030 Clay Ave
Toledo, OH 43608
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Clay Avenue Community School District
Northpointe Academy
3248 Warsaw St
Toledo, OH 43608
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Northpointe Academy
Rosa Parks Elementary School
3350 Cherry St
Toledo, OH 43608
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Toledo City School District
Leverette Elementary School
445 East Manhattan Blvd
Toledo, OH 43608
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Toledo City School District
Riverside Elementary School
1111 East Manhattan Blvd
Toledo, OH 43608
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Toledo City School District
Sherman Elementary School
817 Sherman St
Toledo, OH 43608
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Toledo City School District
Spring Elementary School
730 Spring St
Toledo, OH 43608
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Toledo City School District
Woodward High School
701 East Central Ave
Toledo, OH 43608
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Toledo City School District
Central Catholic High School
2550 Cherry St
Toledo, OH 43608
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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