ZIP Code 34242 - Sarasota Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NameSarasota
Zip Code StateFlorida
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Sarasota
Area Code941
Alternate Zip Code NamesSIESTA KEY
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesCRESCENT BEACH
Current Population:8865
Racial Majority:White 94.71%
Unemployment Rate:2.7%
Median Household Income$85068
Average Adjusted Gross Income$373260
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time19.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range7 - 7 ft.
Area4 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)27.26455800, -82.54473700

Zip Code 34242 Profile

ZIP Code 34242 is located in the state of Florida in the Metro Tampa Saint Petersburg metro area. ZIP code 34242 is primarily located in Sarasota County. The official US Postal Service name for 34242 is SARASOTA, Florida. Portions of ZIP code 34242 are contained within or border the city limits of Siesta Key, FL, Sarasota, FL, . The area code for ZIP code 34242 is 941. 34242 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Florida.

The current unemployment level in 34242 is 2.7% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.5% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 2.7% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 34242 decreased to 8865 from 9581 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 34242 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 34242 public schools is . % of students in 34242 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 7680 94.71% 8430 -9%
 Black Or African American 22 0.27% 28 -21%
 Hispanic 222 2.74% 239 -7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 17 0.21% 10 +70%
 Asian 36 0.44% 73 -51%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 5 0% 5 -100%
 Two Or More Races 79 1.63% 79 +67%

Zip Code 34242 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
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Zip Code 34242 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population88659581
Male Population48.30%
Female Population51.70%
Total Households4710
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$85068
Income Under $50K Per Year28.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year28.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year42.50%
34242 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Florida District 16Vern BuchananRepublican
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34242 Florida State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
72Margaret GoodDemocrat
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34242 Florida State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
23Joe GrutersRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$1108756
Average Real Estate Sale Price$682816
Current Unemployment Level 2.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.8%
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 34242 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)52525760667173737265585363
Avg Max Temp (°F)74747882879091919086807583
Avg Precip (In.)2.562.513.252.342.566.87.438.557.783.241.992.4751.48
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
North Port-Bradenton-Sarasota, FL
CBSA Type34242
CBSA Population712761
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
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