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ZIP Code 44870

Primary City:Sandusky, OH (View All Cities)
County: Erie County
Timezone: Eastern (11:24am)
Area code: 419 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.4, -82.7
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 44870

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 44870. 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 44870. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 44870, 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:
Sandusky, OH
Unacceptable:
Bay View, Bloomingville

Stats and Demographics for the 44870 ZIP Code

ZIP code 44870 is located in north Ohio and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 44870 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 44870 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 41,030
Population Density 704 people per sq mi
Housing Units 20,059
Median Home Value $109,400
Land Area 58.29 sq mi
Water Area 34.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 17,205
Median Household Income $40,944

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,3221,2911,3191,3521,1541,2421,0741,1571,1661,4571,5701,4801,263910632566504515
Female1,2411,2571,2231,3071,2661,3221,1481,2211,1851,5611,6901,5181,323947759732654702
Total2,5632,5482,5422,6592,4202,5642,2222,3782,3513,0183,2602,9982,5861,8571,3911,2981,1581,217

Gender

 Male 19,974 49%
 Female 21,056 51%
Gender

Race

 White 32,086 78.2%
 Black Or African American 6,441 15.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 146 0.4%
 Asian 329 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.0%
 Other Race 341 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 1,681 4.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1438981,4352,3522,4801,6371,238461
Renter6521,4651,1251,289937483384226
Total7952,3632,5603,6413,4172,1201,622687

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,951 40%
 Single Guardian 3,657 21%
 Singles 5,553 32%
 Singles With Roommate 1,044 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 12,178 71%
 Households with Kids 5,027 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male255289235278262280229267253268242267265277294291289275203222
Female271241256228263248263229254256217270232248254297278233245229
Total526530491506525528492496507524459537497525548588567508448451

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 44870 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 44870 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 44870 real estate data, the median home value of $109,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 44870 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 44870 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 44870 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 39,798 97.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 94 0.2%
 Juvenile Facilities 48 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 799 1.9%
 Other Institutional 17 0.0%
 College Student Housing 2 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 272 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,856 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,788 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,561 33%
 Households Vacant 2,854 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 912 32%
 Rented & Unoccupied 36 1%
 For Sale Only 376 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 91 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 777 27%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 662 23%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 179 3%
 1 Bedroom 1,595 24%
 2 Bedroom 2,738 41%
 3+ Bedroom 2,210 33%
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 $40,944 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 44870 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 44870 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 11,732 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,486 29%
 No Earnings 11,672 35%
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 11,732 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,486 29%
 No Earnings 11,672 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 16,877 92.1%
 Public transportation 199 1.1%
 Taxicab 182 1.0%
 Motorcycle 5 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 498 2.7%
 Worked at Home 568 3.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 1,950 14.2%
 High School Graduate 8,342 60.6%
 Associate's degree 949 6.9%
 Bachelor's degree 1,520 11.0%
 Master's degree 602 4.4%
 Professional school degree 319 2.3%
 Doctorate degree 78 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,469 81.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,026 12.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 488 6.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 44870

ZIP Code 44870 is in the Sandusky City School District. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 44870.

Jackson Learning Center
2130b Hayes Ave
Sandusky, OH 44870
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Sandusky City School District
Hancock Elementary School
2314 Hancock St
Sandusky, OH 44870
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sandusky City School District
Mills Elementary School
1918 Mills St
Sandusky, OH 44870
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sandusky City School District
Ontario Elementary School
924 Ontario St
Sandusky, OH 44870
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sandusky City School District
Osborne Elementary School
920 West Osborne St
Sandusky, OH 44870
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sandusky City School District
Venice Heights Elementary School
4501 Venice Heights Blvd
Sandusky, OH 44870
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sandusky City School District
Furry Elementary School
310 Douglas Dr
Sandusky, OH 44870
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Perkins Local School District
Meadowlawn Elementary School
1313 East Strub Rd
Sandusky, OH 44870
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Perkins Local School District
Perkins Middle School
3700 South Ave
Sandusky, OH 44870
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Perkins Local School District
Adams Junior High School
318 Columbus Ave
Sandusky, OH 44870
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Sandusky City School District
Sandusky High School
2130a Hayes Ave
Sandusky, OH 44870
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Sandusky City School District
Perkins High School
3714 Campbell St
Sandusky, OH 44870
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Perkins Local School District
Sandusky Central Catholic School
410 W Jefferson St
Sandusky, OH 44870
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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