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ZIP Code 02134

Primary City:Allston, MA (View All Cities)
County: Suffolk County
Timezone: Eastern (7:12am)
Coordinates:42.36, -71.13
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 02134

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 02134. 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 02134. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 02134, 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:
Allston, MA
Acceptable:
Boston

Stats and Demographics for the 02134 ZIP Code

ZIP code 02134 is located in north 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 02134 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s 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 02134 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 21,503
Population Density 16,212 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,664
Median Home Value $361,900
Land Area 1.33 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,368
Median Household Income $37,820

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 26Male Median Age: 26Female Median Age: 26

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3061841664253,8032,6221,183622474384349359238144103956651
Female2531611523883,4602,14784243833932431326723814414411511094
Total5593453188137,2634,7692,0251,060813708662626476288247210176145

Gender

 Male 11,574 54%
 Female 9,929 46%
Gender

Race

 White 14,046 65.3%
 Black Or African American 1,096 5.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 51 0.2%
 Asian 3,981 18.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 14 0.1%
 Other Race 1,471 6.8%
 Two Or More Races 844 3.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner463272302282371139529
Renter2,8422,99179355344622915356
Total2,8883,3181,02378168334224885

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,598 17%
 Single Guardian 829 9%
 Singles 3,192 34%
 Singles With Roommate 3,749 40%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,445 90%
 Households with Kids 923 10%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male756048464042333138293330353935394770234573
Female504358473832193834332532342836395066197459
Total12510310693787452697262586269677178971364311,032

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 02134 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 02134 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 02134 real estate data, the median home value of $361,900 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 02134 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 02134 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 02134 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 21,323 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 112 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 68 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 933 10%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 372 4%
 Renter Occupied Households 8,063 83%
 Households Vacant 296 3%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 182 61.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 23 7.8%
 For Sale Only 12 4.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 0.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 23 7.8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 54 18.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 345 5%
 1 Bedroom 2,906 41%
 2 Bedroom 2,598 37%
 3+ Bedroom 1,268 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 $37,820 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 02134 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

ZIP 02134 is unusual in that "Public transportation" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. ZIP code 02134 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 02134 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. However, that is not the case in 02134. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 6,591 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,288 35%
 No Earnings 5,100 28%
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 6,591 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,288 35%
 No Earnings 5,100 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,132 36.0%
 Public transportation 4,375 38.1%
 Taxicab 39 0.3%
 Motorcycle 8 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2,350 20.5%
 Worked at Home 565 4.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 985 16%
 High School Graduate 1,728 28%
 Associate's degree 98 2%
 Bachelor's degree 2,383 38%
 Master's degree 719 12%
 Professional school degree 172 3%
 Doctorate degree 138 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 660 78.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 112 13.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 71 8.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 02134

ZIP Code 02134 is in the Boston School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 02134.

Horace Mann School for the Deaf
40 Armington St
Allston, MA 02134
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Boston School District
Jackson Mann
40 Armington St
Allston, MA 02134
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Boston School District
Gardner Pilot Academy
30 Athol St
Allston, MA 02134
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Boston School District
Mount Saint Joseph Academy
617 Cambridge St
Boston, MA 02134
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
German International School Boston
57 Holton St
Allston, MA 02134
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
St Herman of Alaska Christian School
62 Harvard Ave
Allston, MA 02134
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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