Zip Code 03246 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLaconia
Zip Code StateNew Hampshire
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Belknap
Area Code603
Current Population:15963
Racial Majority:White 95.95%
Public School Racial Majority:White 88.5%
Unemployment Rate:2.6%
Median Household Income$46877
Average Adjusted Gross Income$68250
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time18.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range518 - 824 ft.
Area25 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)43.57122400, -71.47458200

Zip Code 03246 Description

Zip Code 03246 is located in the state of New Hampshire in the Boston metro area. Zip code 03246 is primarily located in Belknap County. The official US Postal Service name for 03246 is LACONIA, New Hampshire. Portions of zip code 03246 are contained within or border the city limits of Laconia, NH, . The area code for zip code 03246 is 603. 03246 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Hampshire.

The current unemployment level in 03246 is 2.6% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 2.6% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 2.2% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 03246 decreased to 15963 from 23665 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 03246 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 03246 public schools is White. 56.6% of students in 03246 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 15366 95.95% 14924 +3%
 Black Or African American 18 0.11% 136 -87%
 Hispanic 147 0.92% 250 -41%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 48 0.3% 54 -11%
 Asian 164 1.02% 389 -58%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 5 0.44% 5 +1300%
 Two Or More Races 205 1.26% 205 -2%

Zip Code 03246 Race/Ethnicity

 White 88.5%
 Black Or African American 2.1%
 Hispanic 3.2%
 Asian 2.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 3.5%

Zip Code 03246 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1596323665
Male Population47.60%
Female Population52.40%
Total Households6843
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
56.6%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$46877
Income Under $50K Per Year53.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year34.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year12.50%
03246 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Hampshire District 1Chris PappasDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All New Hampshire Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$248424
Average Real Estate Sale Price$151551
Current Unemployment Level 2.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.7%
Laconia, NH
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 58r - Sebago-Ossipee Hills and Plains
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 03246 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)9112232445459574938291735
Avg Max Temp (°F)28324154687680786957453355
Avg Precip (In.)3.352.563.113.413.613.634.083.673.343.813.693.2141.47
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Laconia, NH
CBSA Type03246
CBSA Population62193
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours