Zip Code 44001 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameAmherst
Zip Code StateOhio
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lorain
Area Code440
Alternate Zip Code NamesSOUTH AMHERST
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesBROWNHELM
Current Population:20769
Racial Majority:White 93.5%
Public School Racial Majority:White 81.2%
Unemployment Rate:5.6%
Median Household Income$63673
Average Adjusted Gross Income$64060
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time22.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range623 - 807 ft.
Area33 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.36577400, -82.25884400

Zip Code 44001 Description

Zip Code 44001 is located in the state of Ohio in the Cleveland metro area. Zip code 44001 is primarily located in Lorain County. The official US Postal Service name for 44001 is AMHERST, Ohio. Portions of zip code 44001 are contained within or border the city limits of Amherst, OH, South Amherst, OH, Vermilion, OH, and Lorain, OH. The area code for zip code 44001 is 440. 44001 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Ohio.

The current unemployment level in 44001 is 5.6% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.9% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 5.2% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 44001 increased to 20769 from 20730 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 44001 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 44001 public schools is White. 22.7% of students in 44001 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 19241 93.5% 19219 +0%
 Black Or African American 250 1.21% 121 +107%
 Hispanic 635 3.09% 1004 -37%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 26 0.13% 44 -41%
 Asian 186 0.9% 116 +60%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 4 -100%
 Other Race 7 0% 7 -100%
 Two Or More Races 254 1.17% 254 -5%

Zip Code 44001 Race/Ethnicity

 White 81.2%
 Black Or African American 2%
 Hispanic 11.8%
 Asian 0.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 3.8%

Zip Code 44001 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2076920730
Male Population48.90%
Female Population51.10%
Total Households8119
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$63673
Income Under $50K Per Year36.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year38.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year24.70%
44001 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Ohio District 4Jim JordanRepublican
Ohio District 9Marcy KapturDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Ohio Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$189270
Average Real Estate Sale Price$126726
Current Unemployment Level 5.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 83a - Erie Lake Plain
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 44001 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)18202938495862615443342441
Avg Max Temp (°F)33364658707983817563503859
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, OH
CBSA Type44001
CBSA Population2110340
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours