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ZIP Code 02136

Primary City:Hyde Park, MA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Stony Brook|Hyde Park
County: Suffolk County
Timezone: Eastern (6:15pm)
Coordinates:42.25, -71.13
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 02136

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 02136. 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 02136. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 02136, 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:
Hyde Park, MA
Acceptable:
Boston, Readville

Stats and Demographics for the 02136 ZIP Code

ZIP code 02136 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 02136 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 02136 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 28,488
Population Density 6,207 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,092
Median Home Value $313,400
Land Area 4.59 sq mi
Water Area 0.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,411
Median Household Income $58,890

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,0369701,0371,1379858387568308961,037982821642454312246184161
Female9299729839919849369851,0591,1231,2131,165975734567473409347319
Total1,9651,9422,0202,1281,9691,7741,7411,8892,0192,2502,1471,7961,3761,021785655531480

Gender

 Male 13,324 47%
 Female 15,164 53%
Gender

Race

 White 10,498 36.9%
 Black Or African American 13,234 46.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 117 0.4%
 Asian 506 1.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 23 0.1%
 Other Race 2,917 10.2%
 Two Or More Races 1,193 4.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner414019241,4861,200622467201
Renter2541,0251,1451,037698463314133
Total2951,4262,0692,5231,8981,085781334

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,793 36%
 Single Guardian 3,230 31%
 Singles 2,845 27%
 Singles With Roommate 543 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,356 61%
 Households with Kids 4,055 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male213197203203197187211194181213204221183216224214256232211223
Female189178179189210212161202187197191197213185175229203206178163
Total402375382392407399372396368410395418396401399443459438389386

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 02136 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 owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 02136 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 02136 real estate data, the median home value of $313,400 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 02136 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 02136 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 02136 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 28,193 99.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 185 0.6%
 Other Institutional 8 0.0%
 College Student Housing 58 0.2%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 44 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,326 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,016 9%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,069 46%
 Households Vacant 681 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 337 49%
 Rented & Unoccupied 18 3%
 For Sale Only 70 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 22 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 19 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 215 32%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 203 4%
 1 Bedroom 1,306 26%
 2 Bedroom 2,239 45%
 3+ Bedroom 1,243 25%
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 $58,890 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 02136 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 02136 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 02136. 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 10,804 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,532 24%
 No Earnings 6,834 29%
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 10,804 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,532 24%
 No Earnings 6,834 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,462 73.3%
 Public transportation 2,834 19.9%
 Taxicab 5 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 568 4.0%
 Worked at Home 402 2.8%
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 1,105 12%
 High School Graduate 5,022 57%
 Associate's degree 624 7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,323 15%
 Master's degree 598 7%
 Professional school degree 84 1%
 Doctorate degree 96 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,543 75.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,072 17.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 431 7.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 02136

ZIP Code 02136 is in the Academy of the Pacific Rim Charter Public District. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 02136.

Academy of the Pacific Rim Charter Public School
1 Westinghouse Plaza
Hyde Park, MA 02136
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Academy of the Pacific Rim Charter Public District
Boston Preparatory Charter Public School
1286 Hyde Park Ave
Hyde Park, MA 02136
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Boston Preparatory Charter Public School District
Boston Renaissance Charter Public School
1415 Hyde Park Ave
Hyde Park, MA 02136
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Boston Renaissance Charter Public School District
Elihu Greenwood Leadership Academy
612 Metropolitan Ave
Hyde Park, MA 02136
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Boston School District
Franklin D Roosevelt
95 Needham Rd
Hyde Park, MA 02136
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Boston School District
Henry Grew
40 Gordon Ave
Hyde Park, MA 02136
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Boston School District
William Ellery Channing
35 Sunnyside St
Hyde Park, MA 02136
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Boston School District
Wm B Rogers Middle School
15 Everett St
Hyde Park, MA 02136
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Boston School District
New Mission High School
655 Metropolitan Ave
Hyde Park, MA 02136
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Boston School District
Boston Community Leadership Academy
655 Metropolitan Ave
Hyde Park, MA 02136
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Boston School District
Boston Trinity Academy
17 Hale St
Boston, MA 02136
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
The Children'S Cooperative Montessori School
268 Fairmount Ave
Hyde Park, MA 02136
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
New Beginnings Academy
20 Central Ave
Hyde Park, MA 02136
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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