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ZIP Code 43157

Primary City:Thurston, OH (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Fairfield County
Timezone: Eastern (12:50am)
Coordinates:39.843, -82.546
ZIP (~900 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 43157

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 43157. 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 43157. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 43157, 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:
Thurston, OH

Stats and Demographics for the 43157 ZIP Code

ZIP code 43157 is located in central Ohio 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 43157 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is slightly higher than average. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 43157 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 610
Population Density 1,769 people per sq mi
Housing Units 240
Median Home Value $91,300
Land Area 0.34 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 221
Median Household Income $27,614

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus


 Male 293 48%
 Female 317 52%


 White 582 95.4%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.3%
 Asian 1 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 23 3.8%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 108 49%
 Single Guardian 46 21%
 Singles 48 22%
 Singles With Roommate 19 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 125 57%
 Households with Kids 96 43%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 43157 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 43157 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 43157 real estate data, the median home value of $91,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 43157 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 43157 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 610 100%
 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 111 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 42 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 68 28%
 Households Vacant 19 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 10 53%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 4 21%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 3 16%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 28 35%
 3+ Bedroom 53 65%
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 $27,614 is compared to the rest of the country.

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. Most commuters in 43157 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 130 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 113 27%
 No Earnings 177 42%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 130 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 113 27%
 No Earnings 177 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 197 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 8 4%
 Worked at Home 10 5%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 26 16%
 High School Graduate 113 68%
 Associate's degree 15 9%
 Bachelor's degree 10 6%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 2 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 138 90%
 Enrolled in Private School 4 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 11 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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