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ZIP Code 34240

Primary City:Sarasota, FL (View All Cities)
County: Sarasota County
Timezone: Eastern (11:56pm)
Area code: 941 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:27.33, -82.35
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 34240

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 34240. 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 34240. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 34240, 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
Acceptable:
Lakewood Rch
Unacceptable:
Lakewood Ranch

Stats and Demographics for the 34240 ZIP Code

ZIP code 34240 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 34240 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of families and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 34240 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,501
Population Density 169 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,549
Median Home Value $322,900
Land Area 68.23 sq mi
Water Area 3.47 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,299
Median Household Income $80,184

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 48


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5247240487
5-9353359712
10-14422413835
15-19410362772
20-24240189429
25-29134110244
30-34141166307
35-39273333606
40-44373414787
45-494645431,007
50-545045251,029
55-59456506962
60-64466507973
65-69457415872
70-74327296623
75-79244193437
80-84127130257
85 Plus7587162

Gender

 Male 5,713 50%
 Female 5,788 50%
Gender

Race

 White 10,867 94.5%
 Black Or African American 147 1.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 14 0.1%
 Asian 257 2.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 83 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 133 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24141630
25-3411448162
35-44568100668
45-54963811,044
55-64964491,013
65-7483331864
75-8440217419
85 Plus91899

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,185 74%
 Single Guardian 330 8%
 Singles 593 14%
 Singles With Roommate 191 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,968 69%
 Households with Kids 1,331 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1363773
26153114
36161122
44758105
55964123
67669145
77170141
87671147
97185156
108085165
118474158
128268150
139191182
148595180
158492176
1610678184
179285177
187254126
195653109
206359122

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 34240 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 34240 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 34240 real estate data, the median home value of $322,900 is 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 34240. Rentals in 34240 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 34240 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,501 100%
 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 2,684 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,265 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 350 6%
 Households Vacant 1,250 23%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 57 4.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 0.4%
 For Sale Only 78 6.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 1.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 980 78.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 117 9.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 174 38%
 2 Bedroom 62 13%
 3+ Bedroom 226 49%
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 $80,184 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 34240 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 34240 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 34240 can expect to fall in that range. 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 3,637 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,945 20%
 No Earnings 4,241 43%
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 3,637 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,945 20%
 No Earnings 4,241 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,342 88.8%
 Public transportation 15 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 14 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 58 1.2%
 Worked at Home 461 9.4%
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 270 6%
 High School Graduate 1,961 45%
 Associate's degree 272 6%
 Bachelor's degree 932 21%
 Master's degree 592 14%
 Professional school degree 230 5%
 Doctorate degree 85 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,745 77.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 462 20.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 51 2.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 34240

ZIP Code 34240 is in the Sarasota School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 34240.

Tatum Ridge Elementary School
4100 Tatum Rd
Sarasota, FL 34240
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sarasota School District
Out of Door Academy-Upper School
5950 Deer Dr
Sarasota, FL 34240
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Sea of Strengths Academy
7313 International Pl Ste 90
Sarasota, FL 34240
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Beyond the Spectrum Education Center
7037 Professional Pkwy E
Sarasota, FL 34240
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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