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ZIP Code 45843

Primary City:Forest, OH (View All Cities)
County: Hardin County
Timezone: Eastern (3:01pm)
Coordinates:40.8, -83.5
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 45843

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 45843. 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 45843. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 45843, 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:
Forest, OH

Stats and Demographics for the 45843 ZIP Code

ZIP code 45843 is located in west 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 45843 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 extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 45843 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,701
Population Density 37 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,576
Median Home Value $99,800
Land Area 100.21 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,405
Median Household Income $56,081

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male130157147123931101081151341611461261057571432712
Female115112141125100901191211261451331341008167463528
Total245269288248193200227236260306279260205156138896240

Gender

 Male 1,883 51%
 Female 1,818 49%
Gender

Race

 White 3,637 98.3%
 Black Or African American 13 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.1%
 Asian 1 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 8 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 38 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1913817628123717310224
Renter29646149261079
Total4820223733026318310933

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 865 62%
 Single Guardian 181 13%
 Singles 301 21%
 Singles With Roommate 58 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 920 65%
 Households with Kids 485 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2219243434333728253524323224302720331316
Female2524211723251626222638302225223031271518
Total4743455157585354476162625449525751602834

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 45843 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 45843 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 45843 real estate data, the median home value of $99,800 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 45843. Rentals in 45843 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 45843 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,701 100%
 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 753 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 397 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 255 16%
 Households Vacant 171 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 32 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 23 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 15 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 90 53%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 10 3%
 1 Bedroom 24 8%
 2 Bedroom 122 38%
 3+ Bedroom 163 51%
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 $56,081 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 45843 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 45843 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 1,296 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 740 24%
 No Earnings 1,098 35%
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 1,296 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 740 24%
 No Earnings 1,098 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,680 93%
 Public transportation 15 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 28 2%
 Worked at Home 90 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 177 13%
 High School Graduate 998 73%
 Associate's degree 34 2%
 Bachelor's degree 76 6%
 Master's degree 36 3%
 Professional school degree 45 3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 740 90%
 Enrolled in Private School 25 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 58 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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