Zip Code 03842 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameHampton
Zip Code StateNew Hampshire
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Rockingham
Area Code603
Current Population:15345
Racial Majority:White 93.77%
Public School Racial Majority:White 93.6%
Unemployment Rate:4.7%
Median Household Income$72588
Average Adjusted Gross Income$98630
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time27.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range7 - 85 ft.
Area14 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.93957600, -70.83704400

Zip Code 03842 Description

Zip Code 03842 is located in the state of New Hampshire in the Boston metro area. Zip code 03842 is primarily located in Rockingham County. The official US Postal Service name for 03842 is HAMPTON, New Hampshire. Portions of zip code 03842 are contained within or border the city limits of Hampton, NH, . The area code for zip code 03842 is 603. 03842 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Hampshire.

The current unemployment level in 03842 is 4.7% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.1% and is higher 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 03842 increased to 15345 from 14822 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 03842 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 03842 public schools is White. 19.9% of students in 03842 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 14064 93.77% 14589 -4%
 Black Or African American 117 0.78% 80 +46%
 Hispanic 203 1.35% 264 -23%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 26 -100%
 Asian 429 2.86% 191 +125%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 8 -100%
 Other Race 12 0% 12 -100%
 Two Or More Races 175 1.23% 175 +6%

Zip Code 03842 Race/Ethnicity

 White 93.6%
 Black Or African American 0.7%
 Hispanic 1.3%
 Asian 2.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 1.4%

Zip Code 03842 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1534514822
Male Population49.90%
Female Population50.10%
Total Households6819
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$72588
Income Under $50K Per Year32.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year36.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year31.50%
03842 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Hampshire District 1Chris PappasDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All New Hampshire Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$360022
Average Real Estate Sale Price$291723
Current Unemployment Level 4.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 59f - Gulf of Maine Coastal Lowland
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 03842 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)16182635455460585140322238
Avg Max Temp (°F)34364555667681797161493858
Avg Precip (In.)4.143.384.24.373.623.633.53.393.94.314.74.2847.43
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH
CBSA Type03842
CBSA Population4568927
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours