Zip Code 03031 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameAmherst
Zip Code StateNew Hampshire
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Hillsborough
Area Code603
Current Population:11247
Racial Majority:White 92.99%
Public School Racial Majority:White 92.8%
Unemployment Rate:12.6%
Median Household Income$123975
Average Adjusted Gross Income$116810
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time27.9 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range233 - 558 ft.
Area36 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.87052155, -71.61289978

Zip Code 03031 Description

Zip Code 03031 is located in the state of New Hampshire in the Boston metro area. Zip code 03031 is primarily located in Hillsborough County. The official US Postal Service name for 03031 is AMHERST, New Hampshire. Portions of zip code 03031 are contained within or border the city limits of Milford, NH, . The area code for zip code 03031 is 603. 03031 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Hampshire.

The current unemployment level in 03031 is 12.6% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.2% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 17.2% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 13.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 03031 increased to 11247 from 10812 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 03031 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 03031 public schools is White. 5.2% of students in 03031 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 10491 92.99% 10620 -1%
 Black Or African American 40 0.35% 50 -20%
 Hispanic 309 2.74% 219 +41%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 34 0.3% 14 +143%
 Asian 112 0.99% 192 -42%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 4 -100%
 Other Race 9 0.51% 9 +544%
 Two Or More Races 139 2.11% 139 +71%

Zip Code 03031 Race/Ethnicity

 White 92.8%
 Black Or African American 1.2%
 Hispanic 1.9%
 Asian 3.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1%
 Two or More Races 0%

Zip Code 03031 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1124710812
Male Population49.20%
Female Population50.80%
Total Households4081
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
5.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$123975
Income Under $50K Per Year13.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year26.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year60.20%
03031 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Hampshire District 2Ann McLane KusterDemocrat
New Hampshire District 1Chris PappasDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All New Hampshire Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$393354
Average Real Estate Sale Price$305000
Current Unemployment Level 12.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.2%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 59h - Gulf of Maine Coastal Plain
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 03031 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)12142333445358564836291835
Avg Max Temp (°F)33364456697782807261483758
Avg Precip (In.)3.722.973.813.833.643.593.653.663.424.084.133.7644.26
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Manchester-Nashua, NH
CBSA Type03031
CBSA Population404021
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours