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ZIP Code 02038

Primary City:Franklin, MA (View All Cities)
County: Norfolk County
Timezone: Eastern (4:36am)
Coordinates:42.09, -71.41
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 02038

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 02038. 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 02038. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 02038, 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:
Franklin, MA

Stats and Demographics for the 02038 ZIP Code

ZIP code 02038 is located in central Massachusetts and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 02038 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 02038 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 31,635
Population Density 1,188 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,394
Median Home Value $380,900
Land Area 26.63 sq mi
Water Area 0.40 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,995
Median Household Income $99,194

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,0101,3711,4191,3847746376901,0561,3061,5831,392933678432285245171135
Female9191,2871,3921,2897326597561,1561,5291,6021,3511,009744494374316254271
Total1,9292,6582,8112,6731,5061,2961,4462,2122,8353,1852,7431,9421,422926659561425406

Gender

 Male 15,501 49%
 Female 16,134 51%
Gender

Race

 White 29,350 92.8%
 Black Or African American 449 1.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 45 0.1%
 Asian 1,194 3.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 147 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 445 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner356482,1452,8541,664804465146
Renter118454408485299171178121
Total1531,1022,5533,3391,963975643267

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,948 63%
 Single Guardian 1,286 12%
 Singles 2,284 21%
 Singles With Roommate 477 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,249 57%
 Households with Kids 4,746 43%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male159214228234264261277284285303274279268295303257280285259236
Female168185205218274245247276245264277289272290282260246266235182
Total327399433452538506524560530567551568540585585517526551494418

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 02038 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 02038 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 02038 real estate data, the median home value of $380,900 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 02038. Rentals in 02038 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 02038 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 30,760 97.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 7 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 72 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 788 2.5%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 8 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,279 64%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,482 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,234 20%
 Households Vacant 399 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 185 46%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 4%
 For Sale Only 64 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 44 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 76 19%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 208 9%
 1 Bedroom 736 32%
 2 Bedroom 1,038 46%
 3+ Bedroom 296 13%
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 $99,194 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 02038 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. Residents in ZIP code 02038 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 02038. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 11,175 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,442 30%
 No Earnings 5,838 24%
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 11,175 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,442 30%
 No Earnings 5,838 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,323 82.7%
 Public transportation 1,444 9.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 21 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 416 2.6%
 Worked at Home 897 5.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 02038 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 361 4%
 High School Graduate 3,362 35%
 Associate's degree 653 7%
 Bachelor's degree 3,081 32%
 Master's degree 1,532 16%
 Professional school degree 307 3%
 Doctorate degree 237 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,570 83.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 929 11.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 349 4.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 02038

ZIP Code 02038 is in the Benjamin Franklin Classical Charter Public School District. There are 14 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 02038.

Benjamin Franklin Classical Charter Public School
201 Main St
Franklin, MA 02038
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Benjamin Franklin Classical Charter Public School District
Davis Thayer
137 West Central St
Franklin, MA 02038
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Franklin School District
Horace Mann
224 Oak St
Franklin, MA 02038
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Franklin School District
J F Kennedy Memorial
551 Pond St
Franklin, MA 02038
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Franklin School District
Oak Street Elementary
224 Oak St
Franklin, MA 02038
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Franklin School District
Jefferson Elementary
628 Washington St
Franklin, MA 02038
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Franklin School District
Remington Middle School
628 Washington St
Franklin, MA 02038
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Franklin School District
Franklin Early Childhood Development Center
224 Oak St
Franklin, MA 02038
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Franklin School District
Helen Keller Elementary
500 Lincoln St
Franklin, MA 02038
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Franklin School District
Annie Sullivan Middle School
500 Lincoln St
Franklin, MA 02038
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Franklin School District
Parmenter
235 Wachusett St
Franklin, MA 02038
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Franklin School District
Franklin High School
218 Oak St
Franklin, MA 02038
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Franklin School District
Tri County Regional Vocational Technical
147 Pond St
Franklin, MA 02038
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Tri County Regional Vocational Technical School District
Cornerstone Christian Academy
40 Kenwood Cir Ste 7
Franklin, MA 02038
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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