Zip Code 03249 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameGilford
Zip Code StateNew Hampshire
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Belknap
Secondary County: Carroll
Area Code603
Current Population:7113
Racial Majority:White 96.53%
Public School Racial Majority:White 94.5%
Unemployment Rate:20.6%
Median Household Income$63115
Average Adjusted Gross Income$80880
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time23.4 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range505 - 1444 ft.
Area65 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)43.56565094, -71.35859680

Zip Code 03249 Description

Zip Code 03249 is located in the state of New Hampshire in the Boston metro area. Zip code 03249 is primarily located in Belknap County. Portions of 03249 are also located in Carroll County. The official US Postal Service name for 03249 is GILFORD, New Hampshire. Portions of zip code 03249 are contained within or border the city limits of Laconia, NH, . The area code for zip code 03249 is 603. 03249 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Hampshire.

The current unemployment level in 03249 is 20.6% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 2.6% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 17.2% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 13.3%.

The majority ethnicity residing in 03249 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 03249 public schools is White. 22.8% of students in 03249 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 6894 96.53% 6886 +0%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 21 -100%
 Hispanic 54 0.76% 93 -42%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 34 0.48% 4 +750%
 Asian 126 1.76% 49 +157%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 2 0% 2 -100%
 Two Or More Races 56 0.48% 56 -39%

Zip Code 03249 Race/Ethnicity

 White 94.5%
 Black Or African American 0.5%
 Hispanic 2.6%
 Asian 1.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 0.7%

Zip Code 03249 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population71130
Male Population48.60%
Female Population51.40%
Total Households3004
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
22.8%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$63115
Income Under $50K Per Year38.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year26.40%
03249 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Hampshire District 1Chris PappasDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All New Hampshire Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$423597
Average Real Estate Sale Price$250283
Current Unemployment Level 20.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.5%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 58r - Sebago-Ossipee Hills and Plains
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 03249 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)10112232435358564837291735
Avg Max Temp (°F)28324154677680786958443355
Avg Precip (In.)3.242.4933.353.483.593.993.623.33.743.593.0640.44
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Laconia, NH
CBSA Type03249
CBSA Population62193
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours