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ZIP Code 45638

Primary City:Ironton, OH (View All Cities)
County: Lawrence County
Timezone: Eastern (10:15pm)
Area code: 740 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.6, -82.7
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 45638

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 45638. 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 45638. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 45638, 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:
Ironton, OH
Acceptable:
Coal Grove, Hanging Rock

Stats and Demographics for the 45638 ZIP Code

ZIP code 45638 is located in south 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 45638 are primarily white. 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 a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 45638 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 21,635
Population Density 279 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,785
Median Home Value $85,100
Land Area 77.53 sq mi
Water Area 1.45 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,857
Median Household Income $37,655

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male692683710763626602598692733697803715640496387269197136
Female618659647733603667639688749779829778696598480394344295
Total1,3101,3421,3571,4961,2291,2691,2371,3801,4821,4761,6321,4931,3361,094867663541431

Gender

 Male 10,439 48%
 Female 11,196 52%
Gender

Race

 White 20,645 95.4%
 Black Or African American 557 2.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 40 0.2%
 Asian 41 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 20 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 332 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner845539521,2171,282988657238
Renter25254756553047227817765
Total3361,1001,5171,7471,7541,266834303

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,105 46%
 Single Guardian 1,759 20%
 Singles 2,616 30%
 Singles With Roommate 377 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,066 68%
 Households with Kids 2,791 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male133127144151136132148134133152149143126140133154178152146144
Female130140137120135132115140137130121137121138147165120148153114
Total263267281271271264263274270282270280247278280319298300299258

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 45638 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 45638 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 45638 real estate data, the median home value of $85,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 45638 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 45638 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 $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 45638 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 21,205 98.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 90 0.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 30 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 259 1.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 51 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,326 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,645 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,886 29%
 Households Vacant 928 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 200 22%
 Rented & Unoccupied 13 1%
 For Sale Only 104 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 58 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 39 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 514 55%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 29 1%
 1 Bedroom 679 26%
 2 Bedroom 1,073 41%
 3+ Bedroom 868 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 $37,655 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 45638 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 45638 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 5,986 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,291 19%
 No Earnings 8,030 46%
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 5,986 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,291 19%
 No Earnings 8,030 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,511 95.1%
 Public transportation 39 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 196 2.5%
 Worked at Home 152 1.9%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 928 13.7%
 High School Graduate 4,673 68.9%
 Associate's degree 304 4.5%
 Bachelor's degree 577 8.5%
 Master's degree 183 2.7%
 Professional school degree 71 1.0%
 Doctorate degree 42 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,853 84.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 372 8.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 354 7.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 45638

ZIP Code 45638 is in the Ironton City School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 45638.

Ironton Middle School
302 Delaware St
Ironton, OH 45638
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Ironton City School District
Ironton Elementary School
302 Delaware St
Ironton, OH 45638
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ironton City School District
Dawson-Bryant Middle School
1 Hornet Ln
Coal Grove, OH 45638
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Dawson-Bryant Local School District
Dawson-Bryant Elementary School
4503 State Route 243
Ironton, OH 45638
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dawson-Bryant Local School District
Rock Hill Elementary School
2676 County Rd 26
Ironton, OH 45638
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rock Hill Local School District
Rock Hill Middle School
2171 County Rd 26
Ironton, OH 45638
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Rock Hill Local School District
Ironton High School
1701 South 7th St
Ironton, OH 45638
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Ironton City School District
Dawson-Bryant High School
1 Hornet Ln
Coal Grove, OH 45638
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dawson-Bryant Local School District
Rock Hill Sr High School
2415 County Rd 26
Ironton, OH 45638
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Rock Hill Local School District
St Lawrence School
315 S 6th St
Ironton, OH 45638
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Joseph Central High School
912 S 6th St
Ironton, OH 45638
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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