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ZIP Code 45701

Post Office City:Athens, OH (View All Cities)
County: Athens County
Timezone: Eastern (11:27pm)
Area code: 740 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.3, -82.1
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 45701

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 45701. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 45701 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Athens, OH
Unacceptable:
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Stats and Demographics for the 45701 ZIP Code

ZIP code 45701 is located in southern Ohio and covers a slightly higher 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 45701 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely small. 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 45701 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 34,122
Population Density 230 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,233
Median Home Value $151,800
Land Area 148.25 sq mi
Water Area 1.87 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,257
Median Household Income $29,172

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 22Male Median Age: 23Female Median Age: 22


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5507463970
5-9502485987
10-14470468938
15-192,7003,2825,982
20-246,1055,55711,662
25-291,2191,0832,302
30-347727161,488
35-396425501,192
40-445615761,137
45-496376121,249
50-546186611,279
55-596817011,382
60-645865821,168
65-69388371759
70-74256312568
75-79191251442
80-84137197334
85 Plus92191283

Gender

 Male 17,064 50%
 Female 17,058 50%
Gender

Race

 White 30,239 88.6%
 Black Or African American 1,237 3.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 59 0.2%
 Asian 1,649 4.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 10 0.0%
 Other Race 175 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 753 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24773,3053,382
25-344921,4491,941
35-447635441,307
45-541,0923921,484
55-641,3032581,561
65-7475794851
75-8445172523
85 Plus16840208

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,658 32%
 Single Guardian 1,032 9%
 Singles 3,492 31%
 Singles With Roommate 3,075 27%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 9,200 82%
 Households with Kids 2,057 18%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
110189190
297101198
310795202
48584169
5100102202
6114113227
79183174
811980199
978107185
109688184
1110078178
1284100184
1391108199
149994193
1510289191
16105110215
17125112237
185909571,547
191,7782,0143,792
201,7661,7873,553

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 45701 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 45701 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 45701 real estate data, the median home value of $151,800 is slightly less than average 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 45701. Rentals in 45701 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 45701 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see Athens, OH home values.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 26,009 76.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 10 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 23 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 54 0.2%
 Other Institutional 75 0.2%
 College Student Housing 7,870 23.1%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 81 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,093 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,010 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,154 50%
 Households Vacant 976 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 362 37.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 19 1.9%
 For Sale Only 116 11.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 25 2.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 145 14.9%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 308 31.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 221 4%
 1 Bedroom 1,502 26%
 2 Bedroom 1,838 32%
 3+ Bedroom 2,244 39%
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 $29,172 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 45701 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. 45701 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 45701 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 6,634 21%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 16,197 52%
 No Earnings 8,057 26%
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 6,634 21%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 16,197 52%
 No Earnings 8,057 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,548 65.7%
 Public transportation 198 1.4%
 Taxicab 44 0.3%
 Motorcycle 24 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 3,854 26.5%
 Worked at Home 860 5.9%
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 763 6%
 High School Graduate 5,349 39%
 Associate's degree 1,061 8%
 Bachelor's degree 2,619 19%
 Master's degree 2,702 20%
 Professional school degree 239 2%
 Doctorate degree 1,039 8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,218 82.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 143 5.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 341 12.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 45701

ZIP Code 45701 is in the Athens City School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 45701.

East Elementary School
3 Wallace Dr
Athens, OH 45701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Athens City School District
Morrison Elementary School
793 W Union St
Athens, OH 45701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Athens City School District
West Elementary School
41 Central Ave
Athens, OH 45701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Athens City School District
Athens Middle School
51 W State St - 55
Athens, OH 45701
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Athens City School District

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