Zip Code 33948 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NamePort Charlotte
Zip Code StateFlorida
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Charlotte
Area Code941
Current Population:15958
Racial Majority:White 83.88%
Public School Racial Majority:White 67.2%
Unemployment Rate:15.6%
Median Household Income$47265
Average Adjusted Gross Income$47090
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time25.8 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range0 - 13 ft.
Area20 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)26.93456078, -82.15440369

Zip Code 33948 Description

Zip Code 33948 is located in the state of Florida in the Fort Myers - Naples metro area. Zip code 33948 is primarily located in Charlotte County. The official US Postal Service name for 33948 is PORT CHARLOTTE, Florida. Portions of zip code 33948 are contained within or border the city limits of Port Charlotte, FL, . The area code for zip code 33948 is 941. 33948 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Florida.

The current unemployment level in 33948 is 15.6% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.3% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 13.3% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 13.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 33948 increased to 15958 from 14692 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 33948 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 33948 public schools is White. 64.9% of students in 33948 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 12965 83.88% 13026 +-0%
 Black Or African American 1080 6.99% 1176 -8%
 Hispanic 943 6.1% 1190 -21%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.02% 41 -93%
 Asian 110 0.71% 208 -47%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 5 -100%
 Other Race 26 0.69% 26 +308%
 Two Or More Races 286 1.62% 286 -13%

Zip Code 33948 Race/Ethnicity

 White 67.2%
 Black Or African American 12.1%
 Hispanic 14.4%
 Asian 1.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 4.8%

Zip Code 33948 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1595814692
Male Population47.80%
Female Population52.20%
Total Households7081
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
64.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$47265
Income Under $50K Per Year53.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.90%
33948 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Florida District 17Greg SteubeRepublican
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33948 Florida State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
75Michael J. GrantRepublican
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33948 Florida State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
23Joe GrutersRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$96036
Average Real Estate Sale Price$85818
Current Unemployment Level 15.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 10a: 30F to 35F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 9b: 25F to 30F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 75b - Southwestern Florida Flatwoods
Average First Frost DatesJanuary 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesJanuary 21 - 31

Zip Code 33948 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)52535760667173737266595463
Avg Max Temp (°F)74768084899192929086817684
Avg Precip (In.)2.432.412.91.863.178.237.978.187.113.041.991.9451.24
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Punta Gorda, FL
CBSA Type33948
CBSA Population160485
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
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