Zip Code 03261 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNorthwood
Zip Code StateNew Hampshire
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Rockingham
Area Code603
Current Population:4246
Racial Majority:White 93.56%
Public School Racial Majority:White 96.4%
Unemployment Rate:3.2%
Median Household Income$60202
Average Adjusted Gross Income$66820
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time35.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range492 - 712 ft.
Area30 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)43.21309200, -71.20879000

Zip Code 03261 Description

Zip Code 03261 is located in the state of New Hampshire in the Boston metro area. Zip code 03261 is primarily located in Rockingham County. The official US Postal Service name for 03261 is NORTHWOOD, New Hampshire. Portions of zip code 03261 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 03261 is 603. 03261 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Hampshire.

The current unemployment level in 03261 is 3.2% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.1% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.5% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 03261 increased to 4246 from 3685 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 03261 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 03261 public schools is White. 8.3% of students in 03261 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 3994 93.56% 4105 -3%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 16 -100%
 Hispanic 119 2.79% 37 +222%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 11 -100%
 Asian 63 1.48% 30 +110%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 46 2.18% 46 +102%

Zip Code 03261 Race/Ethnicity

 White 96.4%
 Black Or African American 0.7%
 Hispanic 0.9%
 Asian 0.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 0.7%

Zip Code 03261 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population42463685
Male Population50.60%
Female Population49.40%
Total Households1608
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$60202
Income Under $50K Per Year40.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year41.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year18.10%
03261 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Hampshire District 2Ann McLane KusterDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All New Hampshire Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$208270
Average Real Estate Sale Price$137083
Current Unemployment Level 3.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.3%
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 59h - Gulf of Maine Coastal Plain
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 03261 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)11142332435258564837291835
Avg Max Temp (°F)31354455687781797160473657
Avg Precip (In.)3.883.244.074.594.084.023.854.033.974.684.884.2449.54
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH
CBSA Type03261
CBSA Population4568927
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours