Rochester, NH 03868 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 03868: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Rochester, NH 03868

Not Acceptable, USPS
E Rochester, NH 03868
East Rochester, NH 03868

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Strafford County
  • Centroid: Latitude 43.337, Longitude -70.947
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 97
  • PO Box Addresses: 37
  • Residential Addresses: 2,591
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 830
    • Single Family Addresses: 1,761

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Database updated: May 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Rochester, NH 03868 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 6,579
Daytime Population: Workers 1,645
Daytime Population: Residents 3,433
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 5,078
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.77
Population in Households 6,549
Population in Familes 5,166
Population in Group Qrtrs 30
Population Density2 671
Diversity Index3 14


Median Household Income $55,302
Average Household Income $67,206
Per Capita Income $27,543


Total Housing Units 2,853 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,023 (70.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 662 (23.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 168 ( 5.9%)
Median Home Value $152,074
Average Home Value $154,622


Total Households 2,685
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 1,777
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.42% 0.51%
Households 0.41% 0.49%
Families 0.27% 0.38%
Median Household Income   1.36%
Per Capita Income   2.8%

Rochester, NH 03868 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 03868 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 # 62 75th
Population Density # 30 88th
Diversity Index # 53 79th
Median Household Income # 183 25th
Per Capita Income # 212 13th

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