Zip Code 03868 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRochester
Zip Code StateNew Hampshire
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Strafford
Area Code603
Current Population:5323
Racial Majority:White 97.55%
Public School Racial Majority:White 90.8%
Unemployment Rate:18.0%
Median Household Income$49616
Average Adjusted Gross Income$49250
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time25.5 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range220 - 512 ft.
Area8 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)43.33615112, -70.97119904

Zip Code 03868 Description

Zip Code 03868 is located in the state of New Hampshire in the Boston metro area. Zip code 03868 is primarily located in Strafford County. The official US Postal Service name for 03868 is ROCHESTER, New Hampshire. Portions of zip code 03868 are contained within or border the city limits of Rochester, NH, Somersworth, NH, . The area code for zip code 03868 is 603. 03868 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Hampshire.

The current unemployment level in 03868 is 18.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 2.7% 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 03868 increased to 5323 from 5291 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 03868 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 03868 public schools is White. 41.3% of students in 03868 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 5370 97.55% 5057 +6%
 Black Or African American 29 0.53% 27 +7%
 Hispanic 14 0.25% 65 -78%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.2% 14 -21%
 Asian 0 0% 77 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 6 0% 6 -100%
 Two Or More Races 75 1.47% 75 +8%

Zip Code 03868 Race/Ethnicity

 White 90.8%
 Black Or African American 1%
 Hispanic 3.8%
 Asian 0.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.5%
 Two or More Races 3.3%

Zip Code 03868 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population53235291
Male Population48.60%
Female Population51.40%
Total Households2178
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$49616
Income Under $50K Per Year50.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year39.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.10%
03868 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Hampshire District 1Chris PappasDemocrat
New Hampshire District 1Chris PappasDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All New Hampshire Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$147686
Average Real Estate Sale Price$96662
Current Unemployment Level 18.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.2%
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 03868 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)12142433435358574837301936
Avg Max Temp (°F)32364557697882807261483758
Avg Precip (In.)3.743.214.024.343.843.633.693.63.654.344.694.0146.76
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH
CBSA Type03868
CBSA Population4568927
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours