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ZIP Code 02043

Primary City:Hingham, MA (View All Cities)
County: Plymouth County
Timezone: Eastern (3:27pm)
Area code: 339 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.22, -70.88
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 02043

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 02043. 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 02043. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 02043, 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:
Hingham, MA
Unacceptable:
Accord

Stats and Demographics for the 02043 ZIP Code

ZIP code 02043 is located in east 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 02043 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 02043 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 22,157
Population Density 1,000 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,953
Median Home Value $646,700
Land Area 22.15 sq mi
Water Area 0.88 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,465
Median Household Income $106,854

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male718946927672293255350641802890837716659484363294294264
Female690902856668294275426714854950954792732605430453530627
Total1,4081,8481,7831,3405875307761,3551,6561,8401,7911,5081,3911,089793747824891

Gender

 Male 10,405 47%
 Female 11,752 53%
Gender

Race

 White 21,325 96.2%
 Black Or African American 118 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 34 0.2%
 Asian 343 1.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.0%
 Other Race 58 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 271 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner62751,2671,7191,541954681319
Renter27188215238152175418290
Total334631,4821,9571,6931,1291,099609

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,146 61%
 Single Guardian 834 10%
 Singles 2,253 27%
 Singles With Roommate 232 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,468 65%
 Households with Kids 2,997 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1261561381981832121811891812061761861791801851551621106048
Female1321501441551811832101601681701811691681681601801511116651
Total25830628235336439539134934937635735534734834533531322112699

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 02043 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 owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 02043 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 2000s. Looking at 02043 real estate data, the median home value of $646,700 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 02043. Rentals in 02043 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 02043 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 21,891 98.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 11 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 233 1.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 22 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,819 54%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,943 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,703 19%
 Households Vacant 488 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 153 31.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 12 2.5%
 For Sale Only 61 12.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 64 13.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 112 23.0%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 85 17.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 22 1%
 1 Bedroom 561 34%
 2 Bedroom 769 47%
 3+ Bedroom 283 17%
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 $106,854 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 02043 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. ZIP code 02043 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 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 02043. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 6,477 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,443 26%
 No Earnings 6,319 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 6,477 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,443 26%
 No Earnings 6,319 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,380 75.8%
 Public transportation 1,425 14.6%
 Taxicab 13 0.1%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 208 2.1%
 Worked at Home 709 7.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 02043 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 232 3%
 High School Graduate 1,910 27%
 Associate's degree 198 3%
 Bachelor's degree 2,434 34%
 Master's degree 1,459 21%
 Professional school degree 644 9%
 Doctorate degree 233 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,846 78.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 813 16.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 243 5.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 02043

ZIP Code 02043 is in the Hingham School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 02043.

Plymouth River
200 High St
Hingham, MA 02043
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hingham School District
South Elementary
831 Main St
Hingham, MA 02043
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hingham School District
Hingham Middle School
1103 Main St
Hingham, MA 02043
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Hingham School District
Wm L Foster Elementary
55 Downer Ave
Hingham, MA 02043
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hingham School District
East Elementary School
2 Collins St
Hingham, MA 02043
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hingham School District
Hingham High School
17 Union St
Hingham, MA 02043
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hingham School District
St Paul Elementary School
18 Fearing Rd
Hingham, MA 02043
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Notre Dame Academy School
1073 Main St
Hingham, MA 02043
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Derby Academy
56 Burditt Ave
Hingham, MA 02043
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Old Colony Montessori School
20 Derby St
Hingham, MA 02043
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
South Shore Conservatory of Music Preschool
1 Conservatory Dr
Hingham, MA 02043
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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