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Population in zip code 04240 is 36,588 residents | Male to Female ratio is 1:1.05 | Zip Code 04240 land area is 34.1466 sq. miles | Population density is 1,071.50 residents per square mile

Median Age in Zip Code 04240

  Median Age
Zip Code Median Age 37.3
Median Age - Male 35.8
Median Age - Female 39

Median age of zip code 04240 is 7.4% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 0.3% higher compared to the United States median age. Comparing gender-specific madian age yields the following results. Male median age of zip code 04240 is equal compared to nearby zip codes and equal compared to the United States male median age. Female zip code 04240 median age is 6.8% higher in comparison to nearby zip codes and 1.3% higher compared to female national median age average.

Population Breakdown By Age

Racial makeup of Zip Code 04240

White population 32996
African American population 1296
Asian population 377
American Indian and Alaska Native population 59
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander population 25
Other population 65

Region of Birth

Zip Code 04240 Ancestry Distribution

Arab 0% Czech 0.2%
Danish 0.1% Dutch 0.6%
English 9.9% French No Basque 18.3%
French Canadian 29.4% German 3.9%
Greek 0.4% Hungarian 0.1%
Irish 10.2% Italian 3.4%
Lithuanian 0.4% Norwegian 0.3%
Polish 1.1% Portuguese 0.2%
Russian 0.4% Scotch-Irish 1.1%
Scottish 2.1% Slovak 0.1%
Subsaharan African 0.3% Swedish 0.6%
Swiss 0.2% Ukrainian 0%
USA 5.7% Welsh 0.2%
West Indian No Hispanic Groups 0.2% Other Ancestries 10.3%

Family type by presence of children under 18 by age in zip code 04240

Family Type Distribution
Total families 8543
Married couples 67.27%
Other couples 32.73%

Family and Household Income Distribution in Zip Code 04240

  Family income (%) Household income (%)
$30,000 or less 32.03% 43.09%
$30,000 and $50,000 21.07% 20.11%
$50,000 and $100,000 31.72% 26.06%
$100,000 and $200,000 13.57% 9.53%
$200,000 or more 1.62% 1.21%

Household language in zip code 04240

English language 79.62%
Spanish language 1.81%
Other European language 15.37%
Asian language 1.06%
Other language 2.14%

Population by housing unit in zip code 04240

Total Occupied housing units 14990
Detached housing units 46.61%
Attached housing units 1.15%
2 units 12.03%
3 - 4 units 12.29%
5 - 9 units 14.54%
10 - 19 units 4.55%
20 - 49 units 2.43%
50 or more units 2.54%
Mobile homes 3.86%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Means of transportation to work in zip code 04240

Use car, track or Van 87.48%
Use public transportation 0.92%
Use Motorcycle 0.1%
Use bicycle 0.41%
Walk to work 8.6%
Work at home 2.49%

School attendance in zip code 04240

Attent Preschool programs 2.77%
Attend Public School 14.78%
Attend college undergraduate program 9.18%
Attent graduate studies 1.23%
Not enrolled in school 72.04%

Highest school attainment in zip code 04240

Less then 9th grade 9.04%
Grade 9 to 12, no diploma 8.46%
High school diploma 34.74%
Some college, no degree 25.98%
Associate degree 9.56%
Bachelor's degree 11.17%
Graduate or professional degree 1.05%

Real Estate in zip code 04240

Housing occupied 90.89%
Housing vacant 9.11%
Housing occupied by owner 49.74%
Housing occupied by tenant 50.26%
Total Rented Units 7534
Median Contract Gross Rent $602
Median Gross Rent $668
Median Home Value $153,100

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 04240 median gross rent is 10.96% larger then the median contract rent.

Average estimated apartment rent in zip code 04240

Studio $460
1 Bedroom $580
2 Bedrooms $710
3 Bedrooms $900
4 Bedrooms $1,000
AVERAGE RENT $730

Average rent in zip code 04240 ($730.00) is 17.5% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 22% lower compared to the average rent in the US. The following illustrates how zip code 04240 rent compares to the nearby zip code rents by unit type: studio apartment rent is 18.1% lower, one bedroom apartment rent is 16.5% lower, two bedroom rent is 17.4% lower, three bedroom rent is 16.1% lower, four bedroom rent is 19% lower.

Housing units in zip code 04240

Total housing units 16492
Detached housing units 44.7%
Attached housing units 1.24%
2 units 12.76%
3 - 4 units 13.13%
5 - 9 units 15.29%
10 - 19 units 4.45%
20 - 49 units 2.21%
50 or more units 2.3%
Mobile homes 3.92%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Real Estate taxes paid in zip code 04240

Total Real Estate Taxes $19,219,600
Real estate taxes paid for units with a mortgage $13,681,900
Real estate taxes paid for units with no mortgage $5,537,700

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