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ZIP Code 02053

Primary City:Medway, MA (View All Cities)
County: Norfolk County
Timezone: Eastern (1:05pm)
Coordinates:42.16, -71.43
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 02053

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 02053. 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 02053. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 02053, 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:
Medway, MA

Stats and Demographics for the 02053 ZIP Code

ZIP code 02053 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 02053 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 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 02053 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,752
Population Density 1,105 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,613
Median Home Value $364,800
Land Area 11.54 sq mi
Water Area 0.13 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,435
Median Household Income $106,132

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male353512582530288206258333558680583442330196122958750
Female340469568491268240278390618712604446348189143147158138
Total6939811,1501,0215564465367231,1761,3921,187888678385265242245188

Gender

 Male 6,205 49%
 Female 6,547 51%
Gender

Race

 White 12,109 95.0%
 Black Or African American 131 1.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 30 0.2%
 Asian 280 2.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 40 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 161 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner102618331,24479333022250
Renter29106128142111687236
Total393679611,38690439829486

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,932 66%
 Single Guardian 512 12%
 Singles 828 19%
 Singles With Roommate 163 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,522 57%
 Households with Kids 1,913 43%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male65816178771091011131121241071031141341371301181004543
Female7274608189778794122110113129102114129123125813344
Total1371551211591661861882072342342202322162482662532431817887

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 02053 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 02053 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1990s. Looking at 02053 real estate data, the median home value of $364,800 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 02053. Rentals in 02053 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 02053 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,600 98.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 112 0.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 40 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,098 67%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 645 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 692 15%
 Households Vacant 178 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 48 27%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Sale Only 47 26%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 10 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 58 33%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 61 9%
 1 Bedroom 279 43%
 2 Bedroom 194 30%
 3+ Bedroom 113 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 $106,132 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 02053 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. 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 02053. 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 4,641 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,905 29%
 No Earnings 2,318 23%
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 4,641 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,905 29%
 No Earnings 2,318 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,941 90%
 Public transportation 212 3%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 84 1%
 Worked at Home 363 6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 02053 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 112 3%
 High School Graduate 1,533 39%
 Associate's degree 284 7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,260 32%
 Master's degree 497 13%
 Professional school degree 79 2%
 Doctorate degree 124 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,283 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 290 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 222 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 02053

ZIP Code 02053 is in the Medway School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 02053.

Memorial Elementary
16 Cassidy Ln
Medway, MA 02053
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Medway School District
Francis J Burke Elementary
16 Cassidy Ln
Medway, MA 02053
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Medway School District
John D MC Govern Elementary
9 Lovering St
Medway, MA 02053
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Medway School District
Medway Middle School
45 Holliston St
Medway, MA 02053
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Medway School District
Medway High School
88 Summer St
Medway, MA 02053
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Medway School District

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