Zip Code 34240 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSarasota
Zip Code StateFlorida
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Sarasota
Secondary County: Manatee
Area Code941
Alternate Zip Code NamesLAKEWOOD RCH
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesLAKEWOOD RANCH
Current Population:11501
Racial Majority:White 94.36%
Public School Racial Majority:White 78.6%
Unemployment Rate:14.8%
Median Household Income$90206
Average Adjusted Gross Income$130500
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time24.9 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range26 - 89 ft.
Area73 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)27.33390045, -82.35196686

Zip Code 34240 Description

Zip Code 34240 is located in the state of Florida in the Metro Tampa Saint Petersburg metro area. Zip code 34240 is primarily located in Sarasota County. Portions of 34240 are also located in Manatee County. The official US Postal Service name for 34240 is SARASOTA, Florida. Portions of zip code 34240 are contained within or border the city limits of Fruitville, FL, Lake Sarasota, FL, . The area code for zip code 34240 is 941. 34240 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Florida.

The current unemployment level in 34240 is 14.8% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.5% 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 34240 increased to 11501 from 6757 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 34240 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 34240 public schools is White. 21.3% of students in 34240 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 10566 94.36% 10427 +1%
 Black Or African American 92 0.82% 139 -34%
 Hispanic 241 2.15% 556 -57%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 19 0.17% 10 +90%
 Asian 179 1.6% 254 -30%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 8 0.54% 8 +650%
 Two Or More Races 107 0.36% 107 -63%

Zip Code 34240 Race/Ethnicity

 White 78.6%
 Black Or African American 0.7%
 Hispanic 11.4%
 Asian 3.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 6%

Zip Code 34240 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population115016757
Male Population49.70%
Female Population50.30%
Total Households4299
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
21.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
0.0%
Median Household Income$90206
Income Under $50K Per Year19.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year44.90%
34240 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Florida District 16Vern BuchananRepublican
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34240 Florida State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
73Tommy GregoryRepublican
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34240 Florida State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
23Joe GrutersRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$594566
Average Real Estate Sale Price$374103
Current Unemployment Level 14.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 9b: 25F to 30F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 9b: 25F to 30F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 75b - Southwestern Florida Flatwoods
Average First Frost DatesDecember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesJanuary 21 - 31

Zip Code 34240 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)50515659657072737265585262
Avg Max Temp (°F)74757984899192929086807584
Avg Precip (In.)2.892.753.312.052.968.078.829.117.712.992.222.3355.21
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
North Port-Bradenton-Sarasota, FL
CBSA Type34240
CBSA Population712761
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
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