Zip Code 03253 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMeredith
Zip Code StateNew Hampshire
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Belknap
Area Code603
Current Population:6219
Racial Majority:White 97.42%
Public School Racial Majority:White 93.1%
Unemployment Rate:2.7%
Median Household Income$52289
Average Adjusted Gross Income$76940
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time23.5 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range509 - 873 ft.
Area51 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)43.62570953, -71.50904083

Zip Code 03253 Description

Zip Code 03253 is located in the state of New Hampshire in the Boston metro area. Zip code 03253 is primarily located in Belknap County. The official US Postal Service name for 03253 is MEREDITH, New Hampshire. Portions of zip code 03253 are contained within or border the city limits of Laconia, NH, Meredith, NH, . The area code for zip code 03253 is 603. 03253 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Hampshire.

The current unemployment level in 03253 is 2.7% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 2.6% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 2.9% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.1%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 03253 decreased to 6219 from 6502 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 03253 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 03253 public schools is White. 30.6% of students in 03253 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 6121 97.42% 6000 +2%
 Black Or African American 36 0.57% 17 +112%
 Hispanic 37 0.59% 66 -44%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 9 -100%
 Asian 79 1.26% 57 +39%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 7 0% 7 -100%
 Two Or More Races 63 0.16% 63 -84%

Zip Code 03253 Race/Ethnicity

 White 93.1%
 Black Or African American 1%
 Hispanic 1.8%
 Asian 0.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 3.4%

Zip Code 03253 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population62196502
Male Population48.30%
Female Population51.70%
Total Households2698
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$52289
Income Under $50K Per Year48.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year29.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year21.80%
03253 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Hampshire District 1Chris PappasDemocrat
New Hampshire District 2Ann McLane KusterDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All New Hampshire Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$722130
Average Real Estate Sale Price$372328
Current Unemployment Level 2.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.2%
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 03253 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)8102131425257554636281533
Avg Max Temp (°F)28324154677681786958453355
Avg Precip (In.)3.432.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Laconia, NH
CBSA Type03253
CBSA Population62193
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours