Zip Code 03873 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSandown
Zip Code StateNew Hampshire
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Rockingham
Area Code603
Current Population:5711
Racial Majority:White 97.42%
Public School Racial Majority:White 94.4%
Unemployment Rate:3.4%
Median Household Income$84541
Average Adjusted Gross Income$77300
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time34.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range207 - 299 ft.
Area15 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.93305100, -71.18339100

Zip Code 03873 Description

Zip Code 03873 is located in the state of New Hampshire in the Boston metro area. Zip code 03873 is primarily located in Rockingham County. The official US Postal Service name for 03873 is SANDOWN, New Hampshire. Portions of zip code 03873 are contained within or border the city limits of Derry, NH, . The area code for zip code 03873 is 603. 03873 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Hampshire.

The current unemployment level in 03873 is 3.4% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.1% and is lower 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 03873 increased to 5711 from 5205 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 03873 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 03873 public schools is White. 16.2% of students in 03873 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 5773 97.42% 5518 +5%
 Black Or African American 15 0.25% 12 +25%
 Hispanic 42 0.71% 93 -55%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 7 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 16 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 14 0.27% 14 +14%
 Two Or More Races 50 1.35% 50 +60%

Zip Code 03873 Race/Ethnicity

 White 94.4%
 Black Or African American 0.5%
 Hispanic 2.6%
 Asian 0.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1.2%
 Two or More Races 0.5%

Zip Code 03873 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population57115205
Male Population50.40%
Female Population49.60%
Total Households1978
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$84541
Income Under $50K Per Year20.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year42.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year37.50%
03873 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Hampshire District 1Chris PappasDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All New Hampshire Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$222507
Average Real Estate Sale Price$193385
Current Unemployment Level 3.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.8%
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 59h - Gulf of Maine Coastal Plain
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 03873 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)13162434445358574837301936
Avg Max Temp (°F)34374658697883817362493859
Avg Precip (In.)3.863.183.954.263.673.733.643.573.834.224.514.0246.43
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH
CBSA Type03873
CBSA Population4568927
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours