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ZIP Code 02150

Primary City:Chelsea, MA (View All Cities)
County: Suffolk County
Timezone: Eastern (3:08am)
Coordinates:42.40, -71.03
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 02150

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 02150. 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 02150. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 02150, 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:
Chelsea, MA

Stats and Demographics for the 02150 ZIP Code

ZIP code 02150 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 02150 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young 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 02150 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 35,124
Population Density 15,907 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,596
Median Home Value $259,800
Land Area 2.21 sq mi
Water Area 0.25 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,809
Median Household Income $47,291

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,5901,1951,0141,2611,4811,7861,8181,5041,3781,194970768614410318247167153
Female1,4791,1341,0711,1951,4051,6471,5731,3751,1711,096913782640460353313279370
Total3,0692,3292,0852,4562,8863,4333,3912,8792,5492,2901,8831,5501,254870671560446523

Gender

 Male 17,868 51%
 Female 17,256 49%
Gender

Race

 White 16,800 47.8%
 Black Or African American 2,982 8.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 370 1.1%
 Asian 1,094 3.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.0%
 Other Race 11,809 33.6%
 Two Or More Races 2,062 5.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3044880980760836222999
Renter5642,1061,9911,4981,041638394185
Total5942,5542,8002,3051,6491,000623284

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,716 31%
 Single Guardian 3,649 31%
 Singles 3,457 29%
 Singles With Roommate 987 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,064 60%
 Households with Kids 4,745 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male360321285298260257243215220225194182208205242200253275291273
Female331318296259236238218221221220218203220210234242231232256279
Total691639581557496495461436441445412385428415476442484507547552

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 02150 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 02150 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 02150 real estate data, the median home value of $259,800 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 02150 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 02150 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 02150 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 34,442 98.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 570 1.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 4 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 108 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,752 22%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 640 5%
 Renter Occupied Households 8,417 67%
 Households Vacant 787 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 423 54%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 2%
 For Sale Only 101 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 29 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 207 26%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 702 8%
 1 Bedroom 1,903 23%
 2 Bedroom 3,041 36%
 3+ Bedroom 2,742 33%
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 $47,291 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 02150 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 02150 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 02150 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. 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 02150. 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 10,986 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,150 30%
 No Earnings 8,352 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 10,986 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,150 30%
 No Earnings 8,352 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,715 63.8%
 Public transportation 3,963 23.6%
 Taxicab 89 0.5%
 Motorcycle 7 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,692 10.1%
 Worked at Home 333 2.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 4,329 36.8%
 High School Graduate 5,082 43.2%
 Associate's degree 540 4.6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,075 9.1%
 Master's degree 458 3.9%
 Professional school degree 215 1.8%
 Doctorate degree 59 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,836 78.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 488 6.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,117 15.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 02150

ZIP Code 02150 is in the Excel Academy Charter School - Chelsea District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 02150.

Excel Academy Charter School - Chelsea
180 Second St
Chelsea, MA 02150
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Excel Academy Charter School - Chelsea District
Shurtleff Early Childhood
99 Hawthorn St
Chelsea, MA 02150
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chelsea School District
William a Berkowitz Elementary
300 Crescent Ave
Chelsea, MA 02150
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chelsea School District
Edgar a Hooks Elementary
300 Crescent Ave
Chelsea, MA 02150
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chelsea School District
George F. Kelly Elementary
300 Crescent Ave
Chelsea, MA 02150
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chelsea School District
Frank M Sokolowski Elementary
300 Crescent Ave
Chelsea, MA 02150
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chelsea School District
Clark Avenue School
8 Clark Ave
Chelsea, MA 02150
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Chelsea School District
Eugene Wright Science and Technology Academy
180 Walnut St
Chelsea, MA 02150
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Chelsea School District
Joseph A. Browne School
180 Walnut St
Chelsea, MA 02150
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Chelsea School District
Phoenix Charter Academy
59 Nichols St
Chelsea, MA 02150
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Phoenix Charter Academy District
Chelsea High School
299 Everett Ave
Chelsea, MA 02150
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Chelsea School District
St Rose School
580 Broadway
Chelsea, MA 02150
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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