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ZIP Code 01902

Primary City:Lynn, MA (View All Cities)
County: Essex County
Timezone: Eastern (8:36am)
Area code: 339 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.47, -70.94
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 01902

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 01902. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 01902. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 01902, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Lynn, MA

Stats and Demographics for the 01902 ZIP Code

ZIP code 01902 is located in northeast Massachusetts and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has an extremely large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 01902 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 01902 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 45,139
Population Density 18,784 people per sq mi
Housing Units 18,354
Median Home Value $237,400
Land Area 2.40 sq mi
Water Area 0.09 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 16,858
Median Household Income $37,275

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,8311,6181,5491,7491,8881,8881,5791,5081,5641,4801,4801,111926663464343260225
Female1,6781,4471,4111,6461,9181,8331,7161,5571,5131,5311,5261,2641,067733682494471526
Total3,5093,0652,9603,3953,8063,7213,2953,0653,0773,0113,0062,3751,9931,3961,146837731751

Gender

 Male 22,126 49%
 Female 23,013 51%
Gender

Race

 White 22,931 50.8%
 Black Or African American 6,889 15.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 388 0.9%
 Asian 3,144 7.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 26 0.1%
 Other Race 9,146 20.3%
 Two Or More Races 2,615 5.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner906971,3121,5741,340698429173
Renter7862,2662,0962,0261,412978664317
Total8762,9633,4083,6002,7521,6761,093490

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,212 31%
 Single Guardian 4,713 28%
 Singles 5,724 34%
 Singles With Roommate 1,209 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 10,925 65%
 Households with Kids 5,933 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male364368346356338347336283314307325321300296315347347381359366
Female338342344327313285295298256292304294254267332305335332342396
Total702710690683651632631581570599629615554563647652682713701762

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 01902 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 01902 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 01902 real estate data, the median home value of $237,400 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 01902 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 01902 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 01902 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 44,595 98.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 16 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 235 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 293 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,197 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,116 6%
 Renter Occupied Households 10,545 57%
 Households Vacant 1,496 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 806 53.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 22 1.5%
 For Sale Only 163 10.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 25 1.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 50 3.3%
 For Migrant Workers 9 0.6%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 421 28.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 717 7%
 1 Bedroom 3,687 35%
 2 Bedroom 3,380 32%
 3+ Bedroom 2,713 26%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $37,275 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 01902 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. ZIP code 01902 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 01902 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 01902 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 13,680 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,926 23%
 No Earnings 12,960 37%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 13,680 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,926 23%
 No Earnings 12,960 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 14,132 72.9%
 Public transportation 2,542 13.1%
 Taxicab 58 0.3%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,920 9.9%
 Worked at Home 735 3.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 3,125 24%
 High School Graduate 7,028 54%
 Associate's degree 644 5%
 Bachelor's degree 1,260 10%
 Master's degree 627 5%
 Professional school degree 199 2%
 Doctorate degree 152 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7,739 80.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 747 7.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,170 12.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 01902

ZIP Code 01902 is in the Kipp Academy Lynn Charter District. There are 14 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 01902.

Kipp Academy Lynn Charter School
90 High Rock St
Lynn, MA 01902
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Kipp Academy Lynn Charter District
Lynn Vocational Technical Institute
80 Neptune Blvd
Lynn, MA 01902
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Lynn School District
Thurgood Marshall Mid
19 Porter St
Lynn, MA 01902
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lynn School District
Aborn
409 Eastern Ave
Lynn, MA 01902
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lynn School District
Brickett Elementary
123 Lewis St
Lynn, MA 01902
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lynn School District
Cobbet Elementary
40 Franklin St
Lynn, MA 01902
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lynn School District
E J Harrington
21 Dexter St
Lynn, MA 01902
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lynn School District
Robert L Ford
49 Hollingsworth St
Lynn, MA 01902
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lynn School District
Hood
24 Oakwood Ave
Lynn, MA 01902
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lynn School District
Ingalls
1 Collins St Terrace
Lynn, MA 01902
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lynn School District
Washington Elementary School
58 Blossom St
Lynn, MA 01902
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lynn School District
Lynn English High School
50 Goodridge St
Lynn, MA 01902
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lynn School District
Fecteau-Leary Junior/Senior High School
33 North Common St
Lynn, MA 01902
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lynn School District
St Marys Jr-Sr High School
35 Tremont St
Lynn, MA 01902
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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