Zip Code 03608 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWalpole
Zip Code StateNew Hampshire
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Cheshire
Area Code603
Current Population:2811
Racial Majority:White 95.5%
Public School Racial Majority:White 91.1%
Unemployment Rate:2.6%
Median Household Income$57681
Average Adjusted Gross Income$92550
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time18.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range430 - 1326 ft.
Area31 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)43.06648000, -72.40784500

Zip Code 03608 Description

Zip Code 03608 is located in the state of New Hampshire in the Boston metro area. Zip code 03608 is primarily located in Cheshire County. The official US Postal Service name for 03608 is WALPOLE, New Hampshire. Portions of zip code 03608 are contained within or border the city limits of Westminster, VT, Bellows Falls, VT, . The area code for zip code 03608 is 603. 03608 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Hampshire.

The current unemployment level in 03608 is 2.6% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 3.0% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.3% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 03608 decreased to 2811 from 2925 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 03608 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 03608 public schools is White. 26.7% of students in 03608 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 2079 95.5% 2720 -24%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 7 -100%
 Hispanic 51 2.34% 38 +34%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 1 -100%
 Asian 19 0.87% 15 +27%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 30 1.29% 30 -7%

Zip Code 03608 Race/Ethnicity

 White 91.1%
 Black Or African American 0.5%
 Hispanic 2%
 Asian 2.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 4%

Zip Code 03608 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population28112925
Male Population49.10%
Female Population50.90%
Total Households1198
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
26.7%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
50.0%
Median Household Income$57681
Income Under $50K Per Year41.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year37.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year20.80%
03608 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$362854
Average Real Estate Sale Price$240762
Current Unemployment Level 2.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago1.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 58o - Northern Connecticut Valley
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 03608 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)9112233445358564736281634
Avg Max Temp (°F)30344355687681797159473557
Avg Precip (In.)3.282.443.173.23.673.423.793.763.183.443.433.0439.81
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Keene, NH
CBSA Type03608
CBSA Population77492
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours