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Population in zip code 02026 is 24,716 residents | Male to Female ratio is 1:1.02 | Zip Code 02026 land area is 10.2442 sq. miles | Population density is 2,412.68 residents per square mile

Median Age in Zip Code 02026

  Median Age
Zip Code Median Age 43.1
Median Age - Male 40.8
Median Age - Female 44.8

Median age of zip code 02026 is 8.3% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 15.9% higher compared to the United States median age. Comparing gender-specific madian age yields the following results. Male median age of zip code 02026 is 6.5% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 14% higher compared to the United States male median age. Female zip code 02026 median age is 8.7% higher in comparison to nearby zip codes and 16.4% higher compared to female national median age average.

Population Breakdown By Age

Racial makeup of Zip Code 02026

White population 22034
African American population 1253
Asian population 661
American Indian and Alaska Native population 13
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander population 0
Other population 290

Region of Birth

Zip Code 02026 Ancestry Distribution

Arab 4.1% Czech 0.2%
Danish 0.3% Dutch 0.5%
English 11.1% French No Basque 3.3%
French Canadian 2.7% German 6.9%
Greek 2.6% Hungarian 0.2%
Irish 36.8% Italian 19.9%
Lithuanian 0.6% Norwegian 0.6%
Polish 3.1% Portuguese 0.9%
Russian 1% Scotch-Irish 2.7%
Scottish 3.1% Slovak 0.1%
Subsaharan African 0% Swedish 2%
Swiss 0.1% Ukrainian 0.4%
USA 5.5% Welsh 0.4%
West Indian No Hispanic Groups 0.4% Other Ancestries 9.7%

Family type by presence of children under 18 by age in zip code 02026

Family Type Distribution
Total families 6364
Married couples 80.74%
Other couples 19.26%

Family and Household Income Distribution in Zip Code 02026

  Family income (%) Household income (%)
$30,000 or less 6.11% 16.49%
$30,000 and $50,000 9.73% 13.52%
$50,000 and $100,000 30.5% 29.24%
$100,000 and $200,000 39.93% 31.38%
$200,000 or more 13.73% 9.37%

Household language in zip code 02026

English language 83.75%
Spanish language 4.38%
Other European language 8.34%
Asian language 1.29%
Other language 2.23%

Population by housing unit in zip code 02026

Total Occupied housing units 9609
Detached housing units 67.95%
Attached housing units 5.48%
2 units 8.5%
3 - 4 units 4.33%
5 - 9 units 1.79%
10 - 19 units 0.51%
20 - 49 units 2.67%
50 or more units 8.56%
Mobile homes 0.2%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Means of transportation to work in zip code 02026

Use car, track or Van 83.51%
Use public transportation 9.53%
Use Motorcycle 0.06%
Use bicycle 0.48%
Walk to work 2.74%
Work at home 3.69%

School attendance in zip code 02026

Attent Preschool programs 3.34%
Attend Public School 14.95%
Attend college undergraduate program 4.28%
Attent graduate studies 2.02%
Not enrolled in school 75.4%

Highest school attainment in zip code 02026

Less then 9th grade 1.8%
Grade 9 to 12, no diploma 5.26%
High school diploma 27.08%
Some college, no degree 20%
Associate degree 9.35%
Bachelor's degree 32.42%
Graduate or professional degree 4.09%

Real Estate in zip code 02026

Housing occupied 95.16%
Housing vacant 4.84%
Housing occupied by owner 73.16%
Housing occupied by tenant 26.84%
Total Rented Units 2579
Median Contract Gross Rent $1,293
Median Gross Rent $1,432
Median Home Value $374,700

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 02026 median gross rent is 10.75% larger then the median contract rent.

Average estimated apartment rent in zip code 02026

Studio $1,090
1 Bedroom $1,160
2 Bedrooms $1,360
3 Bedrooms $1,630
4 Bedrooms $1,790
AVERAGE RENT $1,406

Average rent in zip code 02026 ($1,406.00) is 2.2% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 50.3% higher compared to the average rent in the US. The following illustrates how zip code 02026 rent compares to the nearby zip code rents by unit type: studio apartment rent is 2.5% lower, one bedroom apartment rent is 2.2% lower, two bedroom rent is 2.3% lower, three bedroom rent is 2.1% lower, four bedroom rent is 2.2% lower.

Housing units in zip code 02026

Total housing units 10098
Detached housing units 66.81%
Attached housing units 5.22%
2 units 8.92%
3 - 4 units 4.83%
5 - 9 units 2.14%
10 - 19 units 0.49%
20 - 49 units 2.89%
50 or more units 8.52%
Mobile homes 0.19%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Real Estate taxes paid in zip code 02026

Total Real Estate Taxes $37,068,900
Real estate taxes paid for units with a mortgage $26,112,400
Real estate taxes paid for units with no mortgage $10,956,500

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