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ZIP Code 02135

Primary City:Brighton, MA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Oak Square|Allston
County: Suffolk County
Timezone: Eastern (6:58am)
Coordinates:42.35, -71.15
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 02135

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 02135. 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 02135. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 02135, 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:
Brighton, MA
Acceptable:
Boston

Stats and Demographics for the 02135 ZIP Code

ZIP code 02135 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 02135 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 02135 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 42,780
Population Density 16,236 people per sq mi
Housing Units 20,834
Median Home Value $350,500
Land Area 2.63 sq mi
Water Area 0.22 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 19,905
Median Household Income $48,687

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 28Male Median Age: 28Female Median Age: 29

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male7964664286964,4284,9672,2151,273946796748655581430431346304311
Female7144493995934,9384,7882,0621,120867762758791731574627526561703
Total1,5109158271,2899,3669,7554,2772,3931,8131,5581,5061,4461,3121,0041,0588728651,014

Gender

 Male 20,817 49%
 Female 21,963 51%
Gender

Race

 White 31,817 74.4%
 Black Or African American 2,146 5.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 72 0.2%
 Asian 5,730 13.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 13 0.0%
 Other Race 1,829 4.3%
 Two Or More Races 1,173 2.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1051,029953841924583396191
Renter3,3815,9691,5461,044773750825595
Total3,4866,9982,4991,8851,6971,3331,221786

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,521 23%
 Single Guardian 1,736 9%
 Singles 7,444 37%
 Singles With Roommate 6,204 31%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 17,712 89%
 Households with Kids 2,193 11%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1731691311319186110809989828184921158895147251547
Female1541231231159211085758772888580749580118119181433
Total327292254246183196195155186161170166164166210168213266432980

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 02135 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 02135 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 02135 real estate data, the median home value of $350,500 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 02135 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 02135 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 02135 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 41,838 97.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 220 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 426 1.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 296 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,663 18%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,359 7%
 Renter Occupied Households 14,883 71%
 Households Vacant 929 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 536 58%
 Rented & Unoccupied 31 3%
 For Sale Only 61 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 28 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 86 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 187 20%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 914 7%
 1 Bedroom 5,583 42%
 2 Bedroom 4,561 34%
 3+ Bedroom 2,268 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 $48,687 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 02135 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. ZIP code 02135 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere 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 02135. 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 14,293 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,288 28%
 No Earnings 10,136 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 14,293 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,288 28%
 No Earnings 10,136 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,001 52.4%
 Public transportation 6,840 32.6%
 Taxicab 56 0.3%
 Motorcycle 13 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,953 9.3%
 Worked at Home 1,113 5.3%
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 852 8%
 High School Graduate 2,982 26%
 Associate's degree 341 3%
 Bachelor's degree 4,262 38%
 Master's degree 1,837 16%
 Professional school degree 492 4%
 Doctorate degree 584 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,292 58.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 640 28.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 290 13.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 02135

ZIP Code 02135 is in the Conservatory Lab Charter School District. There are 14 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 02135.

Conservatory Lab Charter School
25 Arlington St
Brighton, MA 02135
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Conservatory Lab Charter School District
Baldwin Early Learning Center
121 Corey Rd
Brighton, MA 02135
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Boston School District
Winship Elementary
54 Dighton St
Brighton, MA 02135
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Boston School District
Lyon K-8
50 Beechcroft St
Brighton, MA 02135
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Boston School District
Edison K-8
60 Glenmont Rd
Brighton, MA 02135
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Boston School District
Brighton High School
25 Warren St
Brighton, MA 02135
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Boston School District
Another Course to College
20 Warren St
Brighton, MA 02135
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Boston School District
Lyon Upper 9-12
95 Beechcroft St
Brighton, MA 02135
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Boston School District
St Columbkille Partnership School
25 Arlington St
Brighton, MA 02135
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Shaloh House Hebrew Day School
29 Chestnut Hill Ave
Brighton, MA 02135
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Mesivta High School of Greater Boston
34 Sparhawk St
Brighton, MA 02135
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Kennedy Hope Academy
30 Warren St
Brighton, MA 02135
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Kennedy Day
30 Warren St
Brighton, MA 02135
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Bais Yaakov of Boston High School
PO Box 351004
Brighton, MA 02135
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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