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ZIP Code 02111

Primary City:Boston, MA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Chinatown
County: Suffolk County
Timezone: Eastern (1:11am)
Area code: 617 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.351, -71.061
ZIP (~900 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 02111

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 02111. 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 02111. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 02111, 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:
Boston, MA

Stats and Demographics for the 02111 ZIP Code

ZIP code 02111 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 02111 are primarily Asian. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 02111 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,383
Population Density 28,542 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,628
Median Home Value $691,500
Land Area 0.26 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,301
Median Household Income $43,551

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1327286416496403337285233266229217156106971196849
Female126736341446538729728619519617120718312210612710692
Total258145149830961790634571428462400424339228203246174141

Gender

 Male 3,767 51%
 Female 3,616 49%
Gender

Race

 White 3,295 44.6%
 Black Or African American 276 3.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.0%
 Asian 3,572 48.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 76 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 159 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner37173228159167804811
Renter320572341325265188271116
Total357745569484432268319127

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,085 33%
 Single Guardian 241 7%
 Singles 1,535 47%
 Singles With Roommate 440 13%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,874 87%
 Households with Kids 427 13%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2038162418161411131713181919192020132225117
Female22222619231091417139141413162521131221144
Total4260424341262325303022323332354541263446261

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 02111 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 02111 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 2000s. Looking at 02111 real estate data, the median home value of $691,500 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 02111. Rentals in 02111 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 02111 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,315 85.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 853 11.6%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 214 2.9%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 695 19%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 208 6%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,398 66%
 Households Vacant 327 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 134 41%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 3%
 For Sale Only 17 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 140 43%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 22 7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 175 7%
 1 Bedroom 1,370 57%
 2 Bedroom 694 29%
 3+ Bedroom 172 7%
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 $43,551 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 02111 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

ZIP 02111 is unusual in that "Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. ZIP code 02111 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 02111 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 02111 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,416 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,524 35%
 No Earnings 2,276 32%
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 2,416 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,524 35%
 No Earnings 2,276 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 777 20%
 Public transportation 774 20%
 Taxicab 75 2%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2,010 52%
 Worked at Home 250 6%
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 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 538 18%
 High School Graduate 789 26%
 Associate's degree 44 1%
 Bachelor's degree 718 24%
 Master's degree 536 18%
 Professional school degree 337 11%
 Doctorate degree 42 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 225 63%
 Enrolled in Private School 75 21%
 Not Enrolled in School 56 16%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 02111

ZIP Code 02111 is in the Boston School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 02111.

Josiah Quincy
885 Washington St
Boston, MA 02111
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Boston School District

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