Zip Code 03581 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameGorham
Zip Code StateNew Hampshire
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Coos
Area Code603
Current Population:3230
Racial Majority:White 98.02%
Public School Racial Majority:White 92.1%
Unemployment Rate:20.6%
Median Household Income$43309
Average Adjusted Gross Income$51400
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time23.3 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range968 - 2405 ft.
Area81 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)44.33885956, -71.13906860

Zip Code 03581 Description

Zip Code 03581 is located in the state of New Hampshire in the Portland, Maine metro area. Zip code 03581 is primarily located in Coos County. The official US Postal Service name for 03581 is GORHAM, New Hampshire. Portions of zip code 03581 are contained within or border the city limits of Gorham, NH, Berlin, NH, . The area code for zip code 03581 is 603. 03581 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Hampshire.

The current unemployment level in 03581 is 20.6% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.6% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 17.2% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 13.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 03581 decreased to 3230 from 3274 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 03581 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 03581 public schools is White. 27.1% of students in 03581 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 3077 98.02% 3117 -1%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 3 -100%
 Hispanic 31 0.99% 26 +19%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 21 0.67% 7 +200%
 Asian 0 0% 35 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 42 0.32% 42 -76%

Zip Code 03581 Race/Ethnicity

 White 92.1%
 Black Or African American 0.2%
 Hispanic 2%
 Asian 1.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 4.5%

Zip Code 03581 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population32303274
Male Population50.20%
Female Population49.80%
Total Households1468
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$43309
Income Under $50K Per Year57.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.60%
03581 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$206788
Average Real Estate Sale Price$113593
Current Unemployment Level 20.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationET - Tundra Climate
Ecoregion 58p - White Mountains/Blue Mountains
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 21 - 31

Zip Code 03581 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)471729405054524434251231
Avg Max Temp (°F)26293850647277756655423152
Avg Precip (In.)2.051.812.012.683.083.653.493.643.193.553.142.4434.75
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Berlin, NH-VT
CBSA Type03581
CBSA Population38713
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours