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Population in zip code 02838 is 3,780 residents | Male to Female ratio is 1:1.13 | Zip Code 02838 land area is 1.4298 sq. miles | Population density is 2,643.73 residents per square mile

Median Age in Zip Code 02838

  Median Age
Zip Code Median Age 38.9
Median Age - Male 39.8
Median Age - Female 37.9

Median age of zip code 02838 is 3.7% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 4.6% higher compared to the United States median age. Comparing gender-specific madian age yields the following results. Male median age of zip code 02838 is 2.1% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 11.2% higher compared to the United States male median age. Female zip code 02838 median age is 8.9% lower in comparison to nearby zip codes and 1.6% lower compared to female national median age average.

Population Breakdown By Age

Racial makeup of Zip Code 02838

White population 3276
African American population 385
Asian population 40
American Indian and Alaska Native population 6
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander population 0
Other population 0

Region of Birth

Zip Code 02838 Ancestry Distribution

Arab 0.3% Czech 0%
Danish 0% Dutch 0%
English 5.7% French No Basque 21.7%
French Canadian 36% German 3.7%
Greek 0.2% Hungarian 0%
Irish 11.5% Italian 8.6%
Lithuanian 0.2% Norwegian 0%
Polish 6.3% Portuguese 5.3%
Russian 0% Scotch-Irish 0.2%
Scottish 0.9% Slovak 0%
Subsaharan African 1.6% Swedish 0.9%
Swiss 0% Ukrainian 2%
USA 2% Welsh 0%
West Indian No Hispanic Groups 0.2% Other Ancestries 15.7%

Family type by presence of children under 18 by age in zip code 02838

Family Type Distribution
Total families 916
Married couples 67.36%
Other couples 32.64%

Family and Household Income Distribution in Zip Code 02838

  Family income (%) Household income (%)
$30,000 or less 24.89% 29.06%
$30,000 and $50,000 14.41% 16.7%
$50,000 and $100,000 39.85% 37.67%
$100,000 and $200,000 19.65% 15.84%
$200,000 or more 1.2% 0.72%

Household language in zip code 02838

English language 84.42%
Spanish language 7.29%
Other European language 5.98%
Asian language 2.32%
Other language 0%

Population by housing unit in zip code 02838

Total Occupied housing units 1521
Detached housing units 32.41%
Attached housing units 4.47%
2 units 15.84%
3 - 4 units 10.39%
5 - 9 units 21.96%
10 - 19 units 11.57%
20 - 49 units 1.51%
50 or more units 1.84%
Mobile homes 0%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Means of transportation to work in zip code 02838

Use car, track or Van 95.7%
Use public transportation 0%
Use Motorcycle 0%
Use bicycle 0%
Walk to work 0%
Work at home 4.3%

School attendance in zip code 02838

Attent Preschool programs 1.83%
Attend Public School 22.62%
Attend college undergraduate program 6.96%
Attent graduate studies 1.8%
Not enrolled in school 66.79%

Highest school attainment in zip code 02838

Less then 9th grade 6.61%
Grade 9 to 12, no diploma 11.42%
High school diploma 25.8%
Some college, no degree 23.67%
Associate degree 10.17%
Bachelor's degree 21.59%
Graduate or professional degree 0.74%

Real Estate in zip code 02838

Housing occupied 91.19%
Housing vacant 8.81%
Housing occupied by owner 54.64%
Housing occupied by tenant 45.36%
Total Rented Units 690
Median Contract Gross Rent $748
Median Gross Rent $877
Median Home Value $243,300

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 02838 median gross rent is 17.25% larger then the median contract rent.

Average estimated apartment rent in zip code 02838

Studio $570
1 Bedroom $730
2 Bedrooms $830
3 Bedrooms $990
4 Bedrooms $1,340
AVERAGE RENT $892

Average rent in zip code 02838 ($892.00) is 11.3% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 4.6% lower compared to the average rent in the US. The following illustrates how zip code 02838 rent compares to the nearby zip code rents by unit type: studio apartment rent is 15.3% lower, one bedroom apartment rent is 11% lower, two bedroom rent is 12.6% lower, three bedroom rent is 13% lower, four bedroom rent is 7.6% lower.

Housing units in zip code 02838

Total housing units 1668
Detached housing units 30.46%
Attached housing units 4.08%
2 units 14.45%
3 - 4 units 9.47%
5 - 9 units 22.48%
10 - 19 units 16.01%
20 - 49 units 1.38%
50 or more units 1.68%
Mobile homes 0%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Real Estate taxes paid in zip code 02838

Total Real Estate Taxes $2,492,900
Real estate taxes paid for units with a mortgage $1,962,400
Real estate taxes paid for units with no mortgage $530,500

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