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ZIP Code 02062

Primary City:Norwood, MA (View All Cities)
County: Norfolk County
Timezone: Eastern (10:35am)
Coordinates:42.18, -71.20
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 02062

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 02062. 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 02062. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 02062, 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:
Norwood, MA

Stats and Demographics for the 02062 ZIP Code

ZIP code 02062 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 02062 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 02062 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 28,602
Population Density 2,761 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,479
Median Home Value $375,900
Land Area 10.36 sq mi
Water Area 0.16 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,917
Median Household Income $75,957

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8827448058197581,0471,0161,0049641,033998903775513453373324282
Female8657627657217051,0381,0768801,0131,1711,128963807666574558559658
Total1,7471,5061,5701,5401,4632,0852,0921,8841,9772,2042,1261,8661,5821,1791,027931883940

Gender

 Male 13,693 48%
 Female 14,909 52%
Gender

Race

 White 24,345 85.1%
 Black Or African American 1,483 5.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 51 0.2%
 Asian 1,698 5.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.0%
 Other Race 487 1.7%
 Two Or More Races 530 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner305021,0811,5771,473960859362
Renter2911,3101,011902625398338198
Total3211,8122,0922,4792,0981,3581,197560

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,587 47%
 Single Guardian 1,710 14%
 Singles 3,730 31%
 Singles With Roommate 890 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,589 72%
 Households with Kids 3,328 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male181172174165150168158142126150159159172165174188162156139121
Female18815419516217415016313713814914415316215715415318911511085
Total369326369327324318321279264299303312334322328341351271249206

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 02062 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 02062 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 02062 real estate data, the median home value of $375,900 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 02062 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 02062 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 02062 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 28,207 98.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 5 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 376 1.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 14 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,797 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,047 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,073 41%
 Households Vacant 562 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 313 56%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 2%
 For Sale Only 49 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 14 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 38 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 138 25%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 490 10%
 1 Bedroom 1,612 32%
 2 Bedroom 2,000 40%
 3+ Bedroom 887 18%
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 $75,957 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 02062 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 02062 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 02062. 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 10,289 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,098 26%
 No Earnings 6,891 30%
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 10,289 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,098 26%
 No Earnings 6,891 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,394 84%
 Public transportation 1,407 10%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 514 3%
 Worked at Home 373 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 662 7%
 High School Graduate 4,269 43%
 Associate's degree 760 8%
 Bachelor's degree 2,711 27%
 Master's degree 1,265 13%
 Professional school degree 183 2%
 Doctorate degree 98 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,665 76%
 Enrolled in Private School 680 14%
 Not Enrolled in School 465 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 02062

ZIP Code 02062 is in the Norwood School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 02062.

Balch
1168 Washington St
Norwood, MA 02062
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Norwood School District
Charles J Prescott
66 Richland Rd
Norwood, MA 02062
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Norwood School District
Cornelius M Callahan
90 Garfield Ave
Norwood, MA 02062
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Norwood School District
F a Cleveland
33 George Willett Parkway
Norwood, MA 02062
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Norwood School District
John P Oldham
165 Prospect St
Norwood, MA 02062
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Norwood School District
Dr. Philip O. Coakley Middle School
1315 Washington St
Norwood, MA 02062
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Norwood School District
George F. Willett
100 Westover Parkway
Norwood, MA 02062
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Norwood School District
Norwood High School
245 Nichols St
Norwood, MA 02062
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Norwood School District
St Catherine of Siena School
249 Nahatan St
Norwood, MA 02062
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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