Zip Code 44287 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWest Salem
Zip Code StateOhio
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Wayne
Secondary County: Ashland
Area Code419 / 567
Alternate Zip Code NamesCONGRESS
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesALBION
Current Population:7559
Racial Majority:White 97.43%
Public School Racial Majority:White 97.5%
Unemployment Rate:4.2%
Median Household Income$51266
Average Adjusted Gross Income$53860
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time27.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range922 - 1191 ft.
Area74 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.93920300, -82.09960100

Zip Code 44287 Description

Zip Code 44287 is located in the state of Ohio in the Cleveland metro area. Zip code 44287 is primarily located in Wayne County. Portions of 44287 are also located in Ashland County. The official US Postal Service name for 44287 is WEST SALEM, Ohio. Portions of zip code 44287 are contained within or border the city limits of West Salem, OH, Congress, OH, . Zip code 44287 is within area code 419, area code 567 and area code 330. 44287 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Ohio.

The current unemployment level in 44287 is 4.2% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.6% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.6% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 44287 increased to 7559 from 7250 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 44287 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 44287 public schools is White. 42.8% of students in 44287 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 7759 97.43% 7348 +6%
 Black Or African American 43 0.54% 23 +87%
 Hispanic 24 0.3% 77 -69%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 14 -100%
 Asian 14 0.18% 12 +17%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 2 0.03% 2 +0%
 Two Or More Races 83 1.53% 83 +47%

Zip Code 44287 Race/Ethnicity

 White 97.5%
 Black Or African American 0.2%
 Hispanic 1.7%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0.7%

Zip Code 44287 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population75597250
Male Population50.70%
Female Population49.30%
Total Households2675
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$51266
Income Under $50K Per Year48.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year39.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year12.20%
44287 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Ohio District 16Anthony GonzalezRepublican
Ohio District 7Bob GibbsRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$141043
Average Real Estate Sale Price$67407
Current Unemployment Level 4.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.8%
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 61c - Low Lime Drift Plain
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 44287 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)16182736475660585140322239
Avg Max Temp (°F)32364658697882807362493759
Avg Precip (In.)2.372.12.893.4443.954.023.963.482.53.192.8238.71
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Wooster, OH
CBSA Type44287
CBSA Population116278
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours