Official Zip Code NamePortsmouth
Zip Code StateNew Hampshire
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code603
Current Population:21532
Racial Majority:White 88.33%
Public School Racial Majority:White 82.5%
Unemployment Rate:2.07%
Median Household Income$61487
Average Adjusted Gross Income$104862
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time20.3 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Primary County: Rockingham
Elevation Range7 - 69 ft.
Area24 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)43.07167053, -70.80175018

Zip Code 03801 Description

Zip Code 03801 is located in the state of New Hampshire in the Boston metro area. Zip code 03801 is primarily located in Rockingham County. The official US Postal Service name for 03801 is PORTSMOUTH, New Hampshire. Portions of zip code 03801 are contained within or border the city limits of Portsmouth, NH, . The area code for zip code 03801 is 603. 03801 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Hampshire.

The current unemployment level in 03801 is 2.07% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 2.7% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 2.6% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 03801 decreased to 21532 from 21558 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 03801 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 03801 public schools is White. 22.9% of students in 03801 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 19579 88.33% 19382 +1%
 Black Or African American 419 1.89% 327 +28%
 Hispanic 702 3.17% 581 +21%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 41 -100%
 Asian 896 4.04% 728 +23%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 5 -100%
 Other Race 45 0.14% 45 -29%
 Two Or More Races 423 2.43% 423 +27%

Zip Code 03801 Race/Ethnicity

 White 82.5%
 Black Or African American 1.4%
 Hispanic 5%
 Asian 4.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 6%

Zip Code 03801 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2153221558
Male Population48.50%
Female Population51.50%
Total Households10306
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
22.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
85.7%
Median Household Income$61487
Income Under $50K Per Year39.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year24.70%
114 US Congressional DistrictNew Hampshire 1
RepresentativeFrank Guinta
PartyRepublican
Average Real Estate Asking Price$509943
Average Real Estate Sale Price$354246
Current Unemployment Level (September 2016)2.07%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.16%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.44%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All
Ecoregion 59f - Gulf of Maine Coastal Lowland
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 03801 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)14162534435359575039302037
Avg Max Temp (°F)33364455677681797261483757
Avg Precip (In.)4.123.344.24.323.623.593.453.423.814.324.754.3347.26
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH
CBSA Type03801
CBSA Population4568927
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours