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ZIP Code 44302

Primary City:Akron, OH (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Highland Square
County: Summit County
Timezone: Eastern (4:30am)
Area code: 234 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.09, -81.54
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 44302

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 44302. 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 44302. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 44302, 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:
Akron, OH

Stats and Demographics for the 44302 ZIP Code

ZIP code 44302 is located in northeast Ohio and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 44302 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 44302 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,524
Population Density 5,884 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,135
Median Home Value $89,600
Land Area 0.94 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,619
Median Household Income $25,500

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 36


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5179162341
5-9149162311
10-14162155317
15-19174170344
20-24270243513
25-29257238495
30-34193203396
35-39205180385
40-44210197407
45-49207196403
50-54226215441
55-59214203417
60-64158119277
65-698082162
70-744656102
75-79285785
80-84194564
85 Plus224264

Gender

 Male 2,799 51%
 Female 2,725 49%
Gender

Race

 White 2,888 52.3%
 Black Or African American 2,268 41.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 14 0.3%
 Asian 82 1.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 65 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 205 3.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2418203221
25-34116365481
35-44209273482
45-54233324557
55-64223267490
65-74103106209
75-845470124
85 Plus282755

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 540 21%
 Single Guardian 528 20%
 Singles 1,213 46%
 Singles With Roommate 338 13%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,044 78%
 Households with Kids 575 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1352055
2383068
3443983
4303767
5363268
6324274
7312354
8313970
9192645
10333770
11443377
12283058
13272855
14302757
15333770
16333770
17393372
18283664
19412768
206241103

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 44302 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 44302 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 44302 real estate data, the median home value of $89,600 is slightly less than average 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 44302. Rentals in 44302 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 44302 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,460 99%
 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 64 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 766 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 218 7%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,635 52%
 Households Vacant 516 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 229 44.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 1.9%
 For Sale Only 44 8.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 0.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 8 1.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 222 43.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 99 6%
 1 Bedroom 697 40%
 2 Bedroom 590 34%
 3+ Bedroom 369 21%
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 $25,500 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 44302 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 44302 has very few people that work at home. 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 44302 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,580 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,402 28%
 No Earnings 2,105 41%
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 1,580 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,402 28%
 No Earnings 2,105 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,517 92.5%
 Public transportation 89 3.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 8 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 64 2.4%
 Worked at Home 43 1.6%
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. 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 277 14%
 High School Graduate 1,036 51%
 Associate's degree 248 12%
 Bachelor's degree 375 18%
 Master's degree 81 4%
 Professional school degree 31 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 827 82.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 69 6.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 110 10.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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