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Population in zip code 01902 is 44,654 residents | Male to Female ratio is 1:1.07 | Zip Code 01902 land area is 2.4031 sq. miles | Population density is 18,581.83 residents per square mile

Median Age in Zip Code 01902

  Median Age
Zip Code Median Age 32.9
Median Age - Male 30.7
Median Age - Female 34.4

Median age of zip code 01902 is 22% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 11.6% lower compared to the United States median age. Comparing gender-specific madian age yields the following results. Male median age of zip code 01902 is 25.3% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 14.2% lower compared to the United States male median age. Female zip code 01902 median age is 20.4% lower in comparison to nearby zip codes and 10.6% lower compared to female national median age average.

Population Breakdown By Age

Racial makeup of Zip Code 01902

White population 24835
African American population 6038
Asian population 4236
American Indian and Alaska Native population 107
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander population 20
Other population 6636

Region of Birth

Zip Code 01902 Ancestry Distribution

Arab 0.5% Czech 0.1%
Danish 0% Dutch 0.2%
English 5.9% French No Basque 4.8%
French Canadian 3.4% German 2.5%
Greek 2.1% Hungarian 0.2%
Irish 13.7% Italian 9.1%
Lithuanian 0.2% Norwegian 0.1%
Polish 1.7% Portuguese 1.3%
Russian 2.3% Scotch-Irish 0.7%
Scottish 1% Slovak 0%
Subsaharan African 1.5% Swedish 0.6%
Swiss 0.1% Ukrainian 0.4%
USA 4.9% Welsh 0.3%
West Indian No Hispanic Groups 2.5% Other Ancestries 38.8%

Family type by presence of children under 18 by age in zip code 01902

Family Type Distribution
Total families 10007
Married couples 48.85%
Other couples 51.15%

Family and Household Income Distribution in Zip Code 01902

  Family income (%) Household income (%)
$30,000 or less 32.69% 42%
$30,000 and $50,000 20.13% 20.52%
$50,000 and $100,000 30.09% 24.48%
$100,000 and $200,000 15.16% 11.46%
$200,000 or more 1.94% 1.54%

Household language in zip code 01902

English language 50.13%
Spanish language 32.31%
Other European language 8.85%
Asian language 7.46%
Other language 1.25%

Population by housing unit in zip code 01902

Total Occupied housing units 16899
Detached housing units 21.27%
Attached housing units 2.47%
2 units 20.39%
3 - 4 units 20.81%
5 - 9 units 7.1%
10 - 19 units 5.24%
20 - 49 units 11.35%
50 or more units 11.37%
Mobile homes 0%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Means of transportation to work in zip code 01902

Use car, track or Van 78.24%
Use public transportation 11.81%
Use Motorcycle 0%
Use bicycle 0.57%
Walk to work 6.34%
Work at home 3.03%

School attendance in zip code 01902

Attent Preschool programs 3.28%
Attend Public School 18.08%
Attend college undergraduate program 5.8%
Attent graduate studies 1.21%
Not enrolled in school 71.64%

Highest school attainment in zip code 01902

Less then 9th grade 15.67%
Grade 9 to 12, no diploma 11.33%
High school diploma 33.77%
Some college, no degree 20.2%
Associate degree 6.36%
Bachelor's degree 11.09%
Graduate or professional degree 1.58%

Real Estate in zip code 01902

Housing occupied 90.92%
Housing vacant 9.08%
Housing occupied by owner 36.28%
Housing occupied by tenant 63.72%
Total Rented Units 10768
Median Contract Gross Rent $820
Median Gross Rent $921
Median Home Value $250,000

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 01902 median gross rent is 12.32% larger then the median contract rent.

Average estimated apartment rent in zip code 01902

Studio $820
1 Bedroom $870
2 Bedrooms $1,020
3 Bedrooms $1,220
4 Bedrooms $1,340
AVERAGE RENT $1,054

Average rent in zip code 01902 ($1,054.00) is 16.7% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 12.7% higher compared to the average rent in the US. The following illustrates how zip code 01902 rent compares to the nearby zip code rents by unit type: studio apartment rent is 16.6% lower, one bedroom apartment rent is 16.6% lower, two bedroom rent is 16.8% lower, three bedroom rent is 16.8% lower, four bedroom rent is 16.8% lower.

Housing units in zip code 01902

Total housing units 18587
Detached housing units 20.48%
Attached housing units 2.39%
2 units 20.64%
3 - 4 units 22.14%
5 - 9 units 6.92%
10 - 19 units 5.19%
20 - 49 units 11.35%
50 or more units 10.88%
Mobile homes 0%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Real Estate taxes paid in zip code 01902

Total Real Estate Taxes $19,245,700
Real estate taxes paid for units with a mortgage $14,766,300
Real estate taxes paid for units with no mortgage $4,479,400

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Zip Code City County Distance
01904 Lynn Essex 2.12 ml
01905 Lynn Essex 2.26 ml
01907 Swampscott Essex 2.98 ml
01970 Salem Essex 3 ml
01908 Nahant Essex 3.17 ml
01906 Saugus Essex 3.5 ml
01960 Peabody Essex 4.94 ml
02176 Melrose Middlesex 6.38 ml
01940 Lynnfield Essex 6.56 ml
02152 Winthrop Suffolk 7.04 ml