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ZIP Code 32608

Primary City:Gainesville, FL (View All Cities)
County: Alachua County
Timezone: Eastern (9:23pm)
Area code: 352 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.59, -82.40
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 32608

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 32608. 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 32608. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 32608, 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:
Gainesville, FL

Stats and Demographics for the 32608 ZIP Code

ZIP code 32608 is located in northeast Florida 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 32608 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 32608 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 45,842
Population Density 1,176 people per sq mi
Housing Units 22,975
Median Home Value $200,100
Land Area 39.00 sq mi
Water Area 2.43 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 20,036
Median Household Income $39,608

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 26Male Median Age: 26Female Median Age: 26


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 51,1881,1512,339
5-98928441,736
10-148347881,622
15-191,6091,8613,470
20-245,6796,58912,268
25-292,8352,6275,462
30-341,6471,4333,080
35-391,1611,0842,245
40-449691,0011,970
45-499761,1262,102
50-549661,0952,061
55-599901,0091,999
60-647918081,599
65-695545921,146
70-74357449806
75-79334374708
80-84253352605
85 Plus247377624

Gender

 Male 22,282 49%
 Female 23,560 51%
Gender

Race

 White 31,470 68.6%
 Black Or African American 6,722 14.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 118 0.3%
 Asian 5,130 11.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 28 0.1%
 Other Race 1,032 2.3%
 Two Or More Races 1,342 2.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-245265,3885,914
25-341,1453,6444,789
35-441,3201,1262,446
45-541,5208942,414
55-641,5856552,240
65-748752721,147
75-84541244785
85 Plus165136301

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,073 30%
 Single Guardian 2,585 13%
 Singles 6,262 31%
 Singles With Roommate 5,116 26%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 16,032 80%
 Households with Kids 4,004 20%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1230242472
2256216472
3220240460
4207202409
5201170371
6173184357
7184164348
8178167345
9156159315
10175187362
11189151340
12134153287
13156174330
14180123303
15163153316
16186170356
17185210395
18336392728
197399361,675
201,0761,5352,611

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 32608 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 32608 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1980s. Looking at 32608 real estate data, the median home value of $200,100 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 32608. Rentals in 32608 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 32608 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 45,077 98.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 519 1.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 172 0.4%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 74 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,426 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,251 10%
 Renter Occupied Households 12,359 54%
 Households Vacant 2,939 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2,014 68.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 50 1.7%
 For Sale Only 384 13.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 0.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 163 5.5%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 310 10.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 186 2%
 1 Bedroom 3,019 26%
 2 Bedroom 5,008 44%
 3+ Bedroom 3,290 29%
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 $39,608 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 32608 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. Residents in ZIP code 32608 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 32608 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 13,431 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 11,677 31%
 No Earnings 12,464 33%
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 13,431 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 11,677 31%
 No Earnings 12,464 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 16,970 80%
 Public transportation 1,846 9%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 309 1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,462 7%
 Worked at Home 661 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 703 6%
 High School Graduate 3,723 32%
 Associate's degree 1,148 10%
 Bachelor's degree 2,837 24%
 Master's degree 1,353 11%
 Professional school degree 1,146 10%
 Doctorate degree 867 7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,364 62%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,413 26%
 Not Enrolled in School 646 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 32608

ZIP Code 32608 is in the Alachua School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 32608.

Idylwild Elementary School
4601 SW 20th Ter
Gainesville, FL 32608
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Alachua School District
Kimball Wiles Elementary School
4601 SW 75th St
Gainesville, FL 32608
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Alachua School District
Kanapaha Middle School
5005 SW 75th St
Gainesville, FL 32608
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Alachua School District
Wiles Head Start
4556 SW 75th St
Gainesville, FL 32608
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Alachua School District
Lawton M. Chiles Elementary School
2525 School House Rd
Gainesville, FL 32608
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Alachua School District
Einstein Montessori School
5910 SW Archer Rd
Gainesville, FL 32608
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Alachua School District
Expressions Learning Arts Academy
5408 SW 13th St
Gainesville, FL 32608
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Alachua School District
Christian Life Academy
12000 SW Archer Rd
Gainesville, FL 32608
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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