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ZIP Code 34238

Primary City:Sarasota, FL (View All Cities)
County: Sarasota County
Timezone: Eastern (10:51am)
Area code: 941 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:27.22, -82.47
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 34238

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 34238. 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 34238. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 34238, 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:
Sarasota, FL

Stats and Demographics for the 34238 ZIP Code

ZIP code 34238 is located in east Florida and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 34238 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely small. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 34238 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 17,500
Population Density 1,323 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,579
Median Home Value $276,500
Land Area 13.23 sq mi
Water Area 0.97 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,143
Median Household Income $56,473

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 62Male Median Age: 62Female Median Age: 63


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5178164342
5-9258232490
10-14337332669
15-19313311624
20-24197223420
25-29272245517
30-34207239446
35-39245326571
40-44358413771
45-49397550947
50-544546221,076
55-594687161,184
60-647159291,644
65-698071,0431,850
70-748409731,813
75-797648591,623
80-846187501,368
85 Plus4646811,145

Gender

 Male 7,892 45%
 Female 9,608 55%
Gender

Race

 White 16,615 94.9%
 Black Or African American 184 1.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 36 0.2%
 Asian 338 1.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 142 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 184 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2410119129
25-34144362506
35-44361387748
45-547764051,181
55-641,3162891,605
65-741,9662282,194
75-841,6692991,968
85 Plus546266812

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,665 51%
 Single Guardian 699 8%
 Singles 3,266 36%
 Singles With Roommate 513 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,979 87%
 Households with Kids 1,164 13%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1463379
2343468
3323769
4332861
5504090
6564399
7475299
8394180
96656122
106161122
115460114
127963142
137483157
146965134
156977146
167578153
176357120
186550115
19414990
20433982

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 34238 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 34238 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 34238 real estate data, the median home value of $276,500 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 34238. Rentals in 34238 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 34238 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 17,343 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 157 1%
 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 3,431 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,357 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,355 20%
 Households Vacant 2,436 21%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 404 16.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 18 0.7%
 For Sale Only 218 8.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 43 1.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,564 64.2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 189 7.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 29 2%
 1 Bedroom 541 29%
 2 Bedroom 759 40%
 3+ Bedroom 553 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 $56,473 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 34238 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 34238 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 3,675 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,362 15%
 No Earnings 9,279 61%
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 3,675 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,362 15%
 No Earnings 9,279 61%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,588 90.2%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 21 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 87 1.7%
 Worked at Home 389 7.6%
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 275 4%
 High School Graduate 1,912 31%
 Associate's degree 332 5%
 Bachelor's degree 1,976 32%
 Master's degree 910 15%
 Professional school degree 533 9%
 Doctorate degree 243 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,688 85.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 230 11.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 63 3.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 34238

ZIP Code 34238 is in the Sarasota School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 34238.

Imagine School at Palmer Ranch
6220 McIntosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34238
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sarasota School District

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