Bow, NH 03304 ZIP Code Profile

Preferred City Name & Primary Data

Preferred Name, USPS
Bow, NH 03304

Primary Data:

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 218
  • Single Family Addresses: 2,617
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 185
  • County: Merrimack County
  • Centroid: Latitude 43.14, Longitude -71.546
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

03304 ZIP Code Profile Overview

  1. The Data section of the 03304 Profile (this page) specifies the USPS Preferred City Name plus any additional city names they associate with this ZIP Code and Primary 03304 ZIP Code Data (see above). This page also has current Demographic Data for 03304 and Peer Comparison Data to other New Hampshire ZIP Codes.
  2. The Maps section shows the Boundary Map for ZIP Code 03304.
  3. The Photos section shows photos taken in and around Bow, NH 03304. The location of the photos (availiable in 2 sizes) are displayed on a map.
  4. The Schools section displays either a list of schools in Bow, NH 03304 or a link to Merrimack County schools.
  5. The Jobs section is a Jobs and Employment Center for Bow, NH 03304 with a searchable database of local area employment opportunities.

Bow, NH 03304 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 7,665
Population in Households 7,665
Population in Familes 6,930
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 272
Diversity Index2 9


Total Households 2,787
Average Household Size 2.75
Family Households 2,260
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,897 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,463 (85.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 324 (11.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 110 ( 3.8%)
Median Home Value $275,998
Average Home Value $297,117


Median Household Income $107,873
Average Household Income $125,024
Per Capita Income $45,459
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.45% 0.37%
Households 0.7% 0.46%
Families 0.58% 0.39%
Median Household Income   3.61%
Per Capita Income   3.34%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Bow, NH 03304: Peer Comparison by Rank and Percentile (As of July 1, 2014)

The table below compares 03304 to the other 238 ZIP Codes in New Hampshire by rank and percentile. The place with the highest value is ranked # 1. Percentile example: a location that ranks higher than 25% of its peers would be in the 25th percentile of the peer group.

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Rank Percentile
Total Population # 48 80th
Population Density1 # 57 76th
Diversity Index2 # 123 50th
Median Household Income # 10 96th
Per Capita Income # 21 92nd

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