Zip Code 03603 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameCharlestown
Zip Code StateNew Hampshire
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Sullivan
Area Code603
Current Population:5412
Racial Majority:White 95.99%
Public School Racial Majority:White 96.9%
Unemployment Rate:3.5%
Median Household Income$44419
Average Adjusted Gross Income$51270
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time27.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range466 - 1326 ft.
Area46 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)43.25016500, -72.38261500

Zip Code 03603 Description

Zip Code 03603 is located in the state of New Hampshire in the Burlington - Plattsburgh metro area. Zip code 03603 is primarily located in Sullivan County. The official US Postal Service name for 03603 is CHARLESTOWN, New Hampshire. Portions of zip code 03603 are contained within or border the city limits of Charlestown, NH, Claremont, NH, . The area code for zip code 03603 is 603. 03603 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Hampshire.

The current unemployment level in 03603 is 3.5% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 2.4% 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 03603 increased to 5412 from 5319 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 03603 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 03603 public schools is White. 46% of students in 03603 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 5117 95.99% 5256 -3%
 Black Or African American 61 1.14% 20 +205%
 Hispanic 10 0.19% 41 -76%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 12 -100%
 Asian 28 0.53% 24 +17%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 4 0% 4 -100%
 Two Or More Races 55 2.16% 55 +109%

Zip Code 03603 Race/Ethnicity

 White 96.9%
 Black Or African American 0.7%
 Hispanic 1.1%
 Asian 0.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.7%
 Two or More Races 0.2%

Zip Code 03603 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population54125319
Male Population49.50%
Female Population50.50%
Total Households2243
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$44419
Income Under $50K Per Year56.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.50%
03603 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Hampshire District 2Ann McLane KusterDemocrat
New Hampshire District 1Chris PappasDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All New Hampshire Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$170612
Average Real Estate Sale Price$93720
Current Unemployment Level 3.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.7%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 58o - Northern Connecticut Valley
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 03603 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)9102132435257564735281634
Avg Max Temp (°F)30334355687681797059463456
Avg Precip (In.)2.922.252.842.813.63.273.723.723.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Claremont, NH
CBSA Type03603
CBSA Population43047
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours