Zip Code 45638 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameIronton
Zip Code StateOhio
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lawrence
Secondary County: Scioto
Area Code220 / 740
Current Population:21635
Racial Majority:White 93.62%
Public School Racial Majority:White 94.5%
Unemployment Rate:5.7%
Median Household Income$31722
Average Adjusted Gross Income$46300
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time21.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range640 - 843 ft.
Area78 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.56129300, -82.67897000

Zip Code 45638 Description

Zip Code 45638 is located in the state of Ohio in the Charleston metro area. Zip code 45638 is primarily located in Lawrence County. Portions of 45638 are also located in Scioto County. The official US Postal Service name for 45638 is IRONTON, Ohio. Portions of zip code 45638 are contained within or border the city limits of Ironton, OH, Coal Grove, OH, Hanging Rock, OH, Franklin Furnace, OH, Greenup, KY, Ashland, KY, and Westwood, KY. The area code for zip code 45638 is 740. 45638 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Ohio.

The current unemployment level in 45638 is 5.7% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.1% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 5.1% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 45638 decreased to 21635 from 22019 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 45638 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 45638 public schools is White. 55.5% of students in 45638 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 20352 93.62% 20565 -1%
 Black Or African American 819 3.77% 553 +48%
 Hispanic 154 0.71% 110 +40%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 45 0.21% 39 +15%
 Asian 16 0.07% 40 -60%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 16 0.04% 16 -50%
 Two Or More Races 312 1.59% 312 +11%

Zip Code 45638 Race/Ethnicity

 White 94.5%
 Black Or African American 2.4%
 Hispanic 0.6%
 Asian 0.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 2.4%

Zip Code 45638 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2163522019
Male Population48.30%
Female Population51.70%
Total Households8857
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
55.5%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$31722
Income Under $50K Per Year69.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year23.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.10%
45638 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Ohio District 6Bill JohnsonRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Ohio Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$109102
Average Real Estate Sale Price$64070
Current Unemployment Level 5.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.5%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 70f - Ohio/Kentucky Carboniferous Plateau
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 45638 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)21243241505964625543342643
Avg Max Temp (°F)41465667768487867968564666
Avg Precip (In.)3.143.043.733.464.44.134.664.052.862.783.183.4842.91
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Huntington-Ashland, WV-KY-OH
CBSA Type45638
CBSA Population285103
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours