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Population in zip code 02151 is 51,729 residents | Male to Female ratio is 1:0.95 | Zip Code 02151 land area is 5.8651 sq. miles | Population density is 8,819.80 residents per square mile

Median Age in Zip Code 02151

  Median Age
Zip Code Median Age 38.4
Median Age - Male 37.2
Median Age - Female 40

Median age of zip code 02151 is 5.8% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 3.2% higher compared to the United States median age. Comparing gender-specific madian age yields the following results. Male median age of zip code 02151 is 0.5% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 3.9% higher compared to the United States male median age. Female zip code 02151 median age is 10.2% higher in comparison to nearby zip codes and 3.9% higher compared to female national median age average.

Population Breakdown By Age

Racial makeup of Zip Code 02151

White population 39248
African American population 1814
Asian population 3050
American Indian and Alaska Native population 207
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander population 0
Other population 4653

Region of Birth

Zip Code 02151 Ancestry Distribution

Arab 1.7% Czech 0%
Danish 0.1% Dutch 0.1%
English 4.2% French No Basque 2.9%
French Canadian 2.2% German 2.5%
Greek 0.7% Hungarian 0%
Irish 16.3% Italian 37.4%
Lithuanian 0.5% Norwegian 0.4%
Polish 2.1% Portuguese 1.6%
Russian 1% Scotch-Irish 0.9%
Scottish 1.5% Slovak 0%
Subsaharan African 0.7% Swedish 0.5%
Swiss 0.1% Ukrainian 0.2%
USA 3.1% Welsh 0.2%
West Indian No Hispanic Groups 0.6% Other Ancestries 23.1%

Family type by presence of children under 18 by age in zip code 02151

Family Type Distribution
Total families 12040
Married couples 63.5%
Other couples 36.5%

Family and Household Income Distribution in Zip Code 02151

  Family income (%) Household income (%)
$30,000 or less 25.26% 31.72%
$30,000 and $50,000 19.41% 18.34%
$50,000 and $100,000 32.54% 31.45%
$100,000 and $200,000 20.28% 16.54%
$200,000 or more 2.51% 1.95%

Household language in zip code 02151

English language 54.54%
Spanish language 24.83%
Other European language 12.88%
Asian language 3.86%
Other language 3.88%

Population by housing unit in zip code 02151

Total Occupied housing units 19522
Detached housing units 30.77%
Attached housing units 5.97%
2 units 26.81%
3 - 4 units 13.98%
5 - 9 units 4.84%
10 - 19 units 1.86%
20 - 49 units 2.67%
50 or more units 12.38%
Mobile homes 0.66%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0.08%

Means of transportation to work in zip code 02151

Use car, track or Van 69.47%
Use public transportation 26.77%
Use Motorcycle 0.09%
Use bicycle 0.11%
Walk to work 2.15%
Work at home 1.41%

School attendance in zip code 02151

Attent Preschool programs 2.28%
Attend Public School 14.2%
Attend college undergraduate program 4.48%
Attent graduate studies 0.89%
Not enrolled in school 78.15%

Highest school attainment in zip code 02151

Less then 9th grade 12.3%
Grade 9 to 12, no diploma 10.12%
High school diploma 38.04%
Some college, no degree 18.9%
Associate degree 6.19%
Bachelor's degree 13.34%
Graduate or professional degree 1.1%

Real Estate in zip code 02151

Housing occupied 93%
Housing vacant 7%
Housing occupied by owner 50.49%
Housing occupied by tenant 49.51%
Total Rented Units 9665
Median Contract Gross Rent $1,049
Median Gross Rent $1,186
Median Home Value $316,600

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 02151 median gross rent is 13.06% larger then the median contract rent.

Average estimated apartment rent in zip code 02151

Studio $920
1 Bedroom $980
2 Bedrooms $1,150
3 Bedrooms $1,380
4 Bedrooms $1,510
AVERAGE RENT $1,188

Average rent in zip code 02151 ($1,188.00) is 13.2% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 27% higher compared to the average rent in the US. The following illustrates how zip code 02151 rent compares to the nearby zip code rents by unit type: studio apartment rent is 13.5% lower, one bedroom apartment rent is 13.1% lower, two bedroom rent is 13.2% lower, three bedroom rent is 12.8% lower, four bedroom rent is 13.3% lower.

Housing units in zip code 02151

Total housing units 20992
Detached housing units 29.96%
Attached housing units 5.59%
2 units 26.48%
3 - 4 units 14.51%
5 - 9 units 4.86%
10 - 19 units 2.07%
20 - 49 units 2.61%
50 or more units 13.1%
Mobile homes 0.75%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0.07%

Real Estate taxes paid in zip code 02151

Total Real Estate Taxes $36,167,300
Real estate taxes paid for units with a mortgage $26,475,100
Real estate taxes paid for units with no mortgage $9,692,200

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Zip Codes Near 02151

Zip Code City County Distance
02128 Boston Suffolk 0.3 ml
02114 Boston Suffolk 0.33 ml
02150 Chelsea Suffolk 1.24 ml
02210 Boston Suffolk 1.65 ml
02113 Boston Suffolk 1.75 ml
02109 Boston Suffolk 1.78 ml
02110 Boston Suffolk 1.82 ml
02152 Winthrop Suffolk 2.14 ml
02222 Boston Suffolk 2.17 ml
02111 Boston Suffolk 2.23 ml