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ZIP Code 03850

Post Office City:Melvin Village, NH (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
Neighborhood: Tuftonboro
County: Carroll County
Timezone: Eastern (5:13am)
Area code: 603 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.687, -71.299
ZIP (~900 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 03850

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Primary/preferred city:
Melvin Village, NH
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Stats and Demographics for the 03850 ZIP Code

ZIP code 03850 is located in central New Hampshire 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 03850 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 03850 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

For more information, see Melvin Village, NH population.

Population 372
Population Density 123 people per sq mi
Housing Units 367
Median Home Value $280,600
Land Area 3.02 sq mi
Water Area 0.79 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 182
Median Household Income $69,519

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 57Male Median Age: 56Female Median Age: 57

Under 5538
85 Plus5611


 Male 185 50%
 Female 187 50%


 White 368 98.9%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 3 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 0 0.0%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus808

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 105 58%
 Single Guardian 17 9%
 Singles 49 27%
 Singles With Roommate 11 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 150 82%
 Households with Kids 32 18%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 03850 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 03850 were primarily built in the 1950s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 03850 real estate data, the median home value of $280,600 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 03850. Rentals in 03850 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally < $200/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 03850 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 372 100%
 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 81 22%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 74 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 27 7%
 Households Vacant 185 50%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 6 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 174 94%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 3 2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 13 100%
 3+ Bedroom 0 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 $69,519 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 03850 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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. A higher percentage of people in 03850 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 03850. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 75 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 59 28%
 No Earnings 75 36%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 75 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 59 28%
 No Earnings 75 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 97 75%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 32 25%
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. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, 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 30 14%
 High School Graduate 123 59%
 Associate's degree 9 4%
 Bachelor's degree 12 6%
 Master's degree 30 14%
 Professional school degree 5 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 21 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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