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ZIP Code 02114

Primary City:Boston, MA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Downtown
County: Suffolk County
Timezone: Eastern (1:12pm)
Area code: 617 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.363, -71.066
ZIP (~1200 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 02114

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 02114. 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 02114. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 02114, 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 02114 ZIP Code

ZIP code 02114 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 02114 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely small. 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 02114 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,999
Population Density 26,694 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,672
Median Home Value $479,500
Land Area 0.45 sq mi
Water Area 0.12 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,956
Median Household Income $80,500

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 31Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 30

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male18292451547851,2988945063313002702512682071571089252
Female17685512009841,4188184522811942172512591881641086497
Total358177963541,7692,7161,712958612494487502527395321216156149

Gender

 Male 5,992 50%
 Female 6,007 50%
Gender

Race

 White 9,606 80.1%
 Black Or African American 827 6.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 13 0.1%
 Asian 1,171 9.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 143 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 236 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner5234835327836726110840
Renter8492,33466836136329120083
Total9012,6821,021639730552308123

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,348 19%
 Single Guardian 269 4%
 Singles 3,941 57%
 Singles With Roommate 1,398 20%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,515 94%
 Households with Kids 441 6%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4042291724181718151384101078294961112
Female4526232520241610159981312671068109119
Total8568524244423328302217122322131539117170231

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 02114 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 02114 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 02114 real estate data, the median home value of $479,500 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 02114 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 02114 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 02114 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,962 91.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 727 6.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 37 0.3%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 28 0.2%
 College Student Housing 110 0.9%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 135 1.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,315 17%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 492 6%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,149 67%
 Households Vacant 716 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 278 39%
 Rented & Unoccupied 72 10%
 For Sale Only 25 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 22 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 274 38%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 45 6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 788 16%
 1 Bedroom 2,698 54%
 2 Bedroom 1,211 24%
 3+ Bedroom 301 6%
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 $80,500 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 02114 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

ZIP 02114 is unusual in that "Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. ZIP code 02114 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 02114 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. More commuters in 02114 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 6,098 54%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,918 26%
 No Earnings 2,265 20%
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 6,098 54%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,918 26%
 No Earnings 2,265 20%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,410 18%
 Public transportation 1,724 22%
 Taxicab 157 2%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 4,207 54%
 Worked at Home 347 4%
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 294 6%
 High School Graduate 644 14%
 Associate's degree 41 1%
 Bachelor's degree 1,669 36%
 Master's degree 1,004 22%
 Professional school degree 607 13%
 Doctorate degree 399 9%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 121 24%
 Enrolled in Private School 360 73%
 Not Enrolled in School 14 3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 02114

ZIP Code 02114 is in the Private. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 02114.

Boston Children'S School
8 Whittier Pl
Boston, MA 02114
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Beacon Hill Nursery School
74 Joy St
Boston, MA 02114
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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