Canaan, NH 03741 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 03741: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Canaan, NH 03741

Acceptable Alternative
Orange, NH 03741

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 68
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,507
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Grafton County
  • Centroid: Latitude 43.664, Longitude -72.004
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Canaan, NH 03741 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 4,564
Population in Households 4,505
Population in Familes 3,594
Population in Group Qrtrs 59
Population Density1 44
Diversity Index2 9


Total Households 1,872
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 1,279
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,316 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,437 (62.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 435 (18.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 444 (19.2%)
Median Home Value $175,374
Average Home Value $201,618


Median Household Income $59,543
Average Household Income $69,491
Per Capita Income $28,649
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.78% 0.66%
Households 0.89% 0.72%
Families 0.72% 0.63%
Median Household Income   2.83%
Per Capita Income   3.0%
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.

Canaan, NH 03741 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 03741 to the other 243 ZIP Codes in New Hampshire by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 88 64th
Population Density1 # 186 24th
Diversity Index2 # 156 37th
Median Household Income # 154 37th
Per Capita Income # 197 19th

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