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ZIP Code 03854

Post Office City:New Castle, NH (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Rockingham County
Timezone: Eastern (3:52am)
Area code: 603 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.06, -70.72
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 03854

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 03854. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 03854 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
New Castle, NH

Stats and Demographics for the 03854 ZIP Code

ZIP code 03854 is located in southeast 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 03854 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 large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 03854 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 968
Population Density 1,173 people per sq mi
Housing Units 537
Median Home Value $1,000,001
Land Area 0.83 sq mi
Water Area 1.45 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 449
Median Household Income $103,269

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 5161531
85 Plus161733


 Male 443 46%
 Female 525 54%


 White 950 98.1%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 7 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.1%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 8 0.8%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus22022

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 267 59%
 Single Guardian 37 8%
 Singles 124 28%
 Singles With Roommate 21 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 365 81%
 Households with Kids 84 19%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 03854 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 03854 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 03854 real estate data, the median home value of $1,000,001 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 03854. Rentals in 03854 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 03854 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 968 100%
 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 197 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 173 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 79 15%
 Households Vacant 88 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 12 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 58 66%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 9 10%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 4 5%
 1 Bedroom 6 7%
 2 Bedroom 39 48%
 3+ Bedroom 32 40%
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 $103,269 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 03854 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 03854 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 03854 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 321 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 222 25%
 No Earnings 328 38%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 321 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 222 25%
 No Earnings 328 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 356 83%
 Public transportation 12 3%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 6 1%
 Worked at Home 56 13%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 03854 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 6 0.8%
 High School Graduate 174 22.5%
 Associate's degree 72 9.3%
 Bachelor's degree 228 29.5%
 Master's degree 207 26.8%
 Professional school degree 55 7.1%
 Doctorate degree 31 4.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 57 88%
 Enrolled in Private School 8 12%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 03854

ZIP Code 03854 is in the New Castle School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 03854.

Maude H. Trefethen School
142 Cranfield St
New Castle, NH 03854
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New Castle School District

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