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Population in zip code 06118 is 26,998 residents | Male to Female ratio is 1:1.18 | Zip Code 06118 land area is 9.9096 sq. miles | Population density is 2,724.43 residents per square mile

Median Age in Zip Code 06118

  Median Age
Zip Code Median Age 40.7
Median Age - Male 40.3
Median Age - Female 41.1

Median age of zip code 06118 is 18.3% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 9.4% higher compared to the United States median age. Comparing gender-specific madian age yields the following results. Male median age of zip code 06118 is 22.5% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 12.6% higher compared to the United States male median age. Female zip code 06118 median age is 14.5% higher in comparison to nearby zip codes and 6.8% higher compared to female national median age average.

Population Breakdown By Age

Racial makeup of Zip Code 06118

White population 15864
African American population 5676
Asian population 2298
American Indian and Alaska Native population 280
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander population 0
Other population 1978

Region of Birth

Zip Code 06118 Ancestry Distribution

Arab 0.1% Czech 0.2%
Danish 0.3% Dutch 0.5%
English 8.3% French No Basque 8.7%
French Canadian 5% German 6.5%
Greek 0.3% Hungarian 0.3%
Irish 14.8% Italian 14%
Lithuanian 0.8% Norwegian 0.4%
Polish 8.3% Portuguese 2.1%
Russian 0.8% Scotch-Irish 1.1%
Scottish 1.6% Slovak 0.1%
Subsaharan African 1.3% Swedish 1.7%
Swiss 0.1% Ukrainian 0.8%
USA 3% Welsh 0.3%
West Indian No Hispanic Groups 2.9% Other Ancestries 26.9%

Family type by presence of children under 18 by age in zip code 06118

Family Type Distribution
Total families 7007
Married couples 61.35%
Other couples 38.65%

Family and Household Income Distribution in Zip Code 06118

  Family income (%) Household income (%)
$30,000 or less 18.78% 28.16%
$30,000 and $50,000 17.15% 17.06%
$50,000 and $100,000 38.02% 32.17%
$100,000 and $200,000 22.86% 19.87%
$200,000 or more 3.18% 2.73%

Household language in zip code 06118

English language 71.2%
Spanish language 12.93%
Other European language 8.63%
Asian language 5.45%
Other language 1.78%

Population by housing unit in zip code 06118

Total Occupied housing units 10904
Detached housing units 63.11%
Attached housing units 5.6%
2 units 5.76%
3 - 4 units 4.79%
5 - 9 units 3.82%
10 - 19 units 2.59%
20 - 49 units 3.86%
50 or more units 6.4%
Mobile homes 4.07%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Means of transportation to work in zip code 06118

Use car, track or Van 88.52%
Use public transportation 6.23%
Use Motorcycle 0.26%
Use bicycle 0.26%
Walk to work 2.57%
Work at home 2.16%

School attendance in zip code 06118

Attent Preschool programs 2.89%
Attend Public School 16.05%
Attend college undergraduate program 4.86%
Attent graduate studies 1.49%
Not enrolled in school 74.72%

Highest school attainment in zip code 06118

Less then 9th grade 6.34%
Grade 9 to 12, no diploma 10.38%
High school diploma 35.58%
Some college, no degree 20.21%
Associate degree 8.35%
Bachelor's degree 18.08%
Graduate or professional degree 1.07%

Real Estate in zip code 06118

Housing occupied 95.77%
Housing vacant 4.23%
Housing occupied by owner 66.74%
Housing occupied by tenant 33.26%
Total Rented Units 3627
Median Contract Gross Rent $808
Median Gross Rent $922
Median Home Value $187,500

Contract rent is the monthly cash rent agreed to, regardless of any furnishings, utilities, fees, meals, or services that may be included. Gross rent is the contract rent plus the estimated average monthly cost of utilities and fuels if these are paid by the renter. In zip code 06118 median gross rent is 14.11% larger then the median contract rent.

Average estimated apartment rent in zip code 06118

Studio $660
1 Bedroom $790
2 Bedrooms $970
3 Bedrooms $1,160
4 Bedrooms $1,450
AVERAGE RENT $1,006

Average rent in zip code 06118 ($1,006.00) is 2.2% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 7.6% higher compared to the average rent in the US. The following illustrates how zip code 06118 rent compares to the nearby zip code rents by unit type: studio apartment rent is 2.5% lower, one bedroom apartment rent is 2.6% lower, two bedroom rent is 2% lower, three bedroom rent is 2.4% lower, four bedroom rent is 1.8% lower.

Housing units in zip code 06118

Total housing units 11386
Detached housing units 61.86%
Attached housing units 5.37%
2 units 5.73%
3 - 4 units 5.52%
5 - 9 units 3.96%
10 - 19 units 2.68%
20 - 49 units 4.34%
50 or more units 6.36%
Mobile homes 4.2%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Real Estate taxes paid in zip code 06118

Total Real Estate Taxes $31,054,800
Real estate taxes paid for units with a mortgage $20,798,000
Real estate taxes paid for units with no mortgage $10,256,800

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