Zip Code 44243 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameKent
Zip Code StateOhio
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Portage
Area Code234 / 330
Current Population:5658
Racial Majority:White 79.38%
Unemployment Rate:4.0%
Median Household Income$17500
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time16.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range0-0 Feet
Area0 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.14924000, -81.34260700

Zip Code 44243 Description

Zip Code 44243 is located in the state of Ohio in the Cleveland metro area. Zip code 44243 is primarily located in Portage County. The official US Postal Service name for 44243 is KENT, Ohio. Portions of zip code 44243 are contained within or border the city limits of Kent, OH, . Zip code 44243 is within area code 234 and area code 330. 44243 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Ohio.

The current unemployment level in 44243 is 4.0% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.5% and is lower 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 44243 increased to 5658 from 5277 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 44243 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 44243 public schools is . % of students in 44243 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 3338 79.38% 4561 -27%
 Black Or African American 435 10.34% 613 -29%
 Hispanic 70 1.66% 188 -63%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 6 -100%
 Asian 235 5.59% 160 +47%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 4 -100%
 Other Race 12 0% 12 -100%
 Two Or More Races 114 3.02% 114 +11%

Zip Code 44243 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 44243 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population56585277
Male Population38.80%
Female Population61.20%
Total Households0
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$17500
Income Under $50K Per Year100.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year0.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year0.00%
44243 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Ohio District 13Tim RyanDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Ohio Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$159031
Average Real Estate Sale Price$121106
Current Unemployment Level 4.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.5%
44240 - Kent
Kent, OH
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 61e - Summit Interlobate Area
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 44243 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)18202838495762605342342440
Avg Max Temp (°F)33364759707882807361493859
Avg Precip (In.)2.442.213.043.373.874.144.153.673.912.793.283.0939.95
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Akron, OH
CBSA Type44243
CBSA Population704084
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours