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ZIP Code 02145

Primary City:Somerville, MA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Winter Hill
County: Middlesex County
Timezone: Eastern (7:12am)
Area code: 617 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.39, -71.09
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 02145

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 02145. 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 02145. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 02145, 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:
Somerville, MA
Acceptable:
Winter Hill

Stats and Demographics for the 02145 ZIP Code

ZIP code 02145 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 02145 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 02145 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 25,439
Population Density 18,225 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,520
Median Home Value $362,800
Land Area 1.40 sq mi
Water Area 0.09 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,955
Median Household Income $55,487

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male7736125436881,1721,8641,4481,1551,00285576462049831823818611387
Female7015375346351,2111,6461,3141,028800831780654484366313258207204
Total1,4741,1491,0771,3232,3833,5102,7622,1831,8021,6861,5441,274982684551444320291

Gender

 Male 12,936 51%
 Female 12,503 49%
Gender

Race

 White 15,719 61.8%
 Black Or African American 2,659 10.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 99 0.4%
 Asian 2,201 8.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 13 0.1%
 Other Race 3,593 14.1%
 Two Or More Races 1,155 4.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner36492691725678444319126
Renter5132,1401,3891,06568135021195
Total5492,6322,0801,7901,359794530221

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,281 33%
 Single Guardian 2,007 20%
 Singles 2,940 30%
 Singles With Roommate 1,727 17%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,400 74%
 Households with Kids 2,555 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male146171143133119130131111121108103104107121121132132141162189
Female1581321161371131111151049492100118112112112129108150136189
Total304303259270232241246215215200203222219233233261240291298378

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 02145 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 02145 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 02145 real estate data, the median home value of $362,800 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 02145 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 02145 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 02145 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 25,345 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 15 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 79 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,644 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 867 8%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,444 61%
 Households Vacant 565 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 312 55%
 Rented & Unoccupied 13 2%
 For Sale Only 56 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 15 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 156 28%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 367 6%
 1 Bedroom 1,621 27%
 2 Bedroom 2,486 41%
 3+ Bedroom 1,630 27%
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 $55,487 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 02145 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 02145 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. Most commuters in 02145 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 9,713 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,307 26%
 No Earnings 5,475 27%
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 9,713 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,307 26%
 No Earnings 5,475 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,003 65.8%
 Public transportation 3,134 22.9%
 Taxicab 19 0.1%
 Motorcycle 15 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,204 8.8%
 Worked at Home 302 2.2%
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 1,328 15%
 High School Graduate 4,332 48%
 Associate's degree 276 3%
 Bachelor's degree 2,015 22%
 Master's degree 664 7%
 Professional school degree 147 2%
 Doctorate degree 336 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,954 80.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 266 7.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 439 12.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 02145

ZIP Code 02145 is in the Somerville School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 02145.

Arthur D Healey
5 Meacham St
Somerville, MA 02145
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Somerville School District
Winter Hill Community
115 Sycamore St
Somerville, MA 02145
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Somerville School District
Capuano Early Childhood Center
150 Glen St
Somerville, MA 02145
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Somerville School District
Full Circle High School
11 Otis St
Somerville, MA 02145
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Somerville School District

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