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ZIP Code 02302

Primary City:Brockton, MA (View All Cities)
County: Plymouth County
Timezone: Eastern (12:43am)
Area code: 508 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.09, -71.00
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 02302

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 02302. 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 02302. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 02302, 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:
Brockton, MA

Stats and Demographics for the 02302 ZIP Code

ZIP code 02302 is located in east Massachusetts and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 02302 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 large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 02302 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 32,741
Population Density 3,683 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,857
Median Home Value $219,400
Land Area 8.89 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,240
Median Household Income $61,060

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,1701,1821,2001,3271,1139531,0041,0131,1101,2081,167969786568398266208136
Female1,0971,0941,1231,1951,1101,1111,1231,1681,2121,3141,2511,045890709521395298307
Total2,2672,2762,3232,5222,2232,0642,1272,1812,3222,5222,4182,0141,6761,277919661506443

Gender

 Male 15,778 48%
 Female 16,963 52%
Gender

Race

 White 17,627 53.8%
 Black Or African American 9,065 27.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 139 0.4%
 Asian 578 1.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.0%
 Other Race 3,309 10.1%
 Two Or More Races 2,011 6.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner758671,5682,0361,6121,041547172
Renter20076867866247529417075
Total2751,6352,2462,6982,0871,335717247

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,913 44%
 Single Guardian 3,154 28%
 Singles 2,575 23%
 Singles With Roommate 598 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,867 61%
 Households with Kids 4,373 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male211239261236233240240224245227238250233252265265271285241238
Female208219236228198235218220223204227221247224225272260224214236
Total419458497464431475458444468431465471480476490537531509455474

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 02302 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 02302 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1960s. Looking at 02302 real estate data, the median home value of $219,400 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 02302 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 02302 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 02302 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 32,457 99.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 6 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 7 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 217 0.7%
 Other Institutional 5 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 49 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,454 54%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,464 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,322 28%
 Households Vacant 617 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 222 36.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 0.8%
 For Sale Only 122 19.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 31 5.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 12 1.9%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 224 36.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 55 2%
 1 Bedroom 723 23%
 2 Bedroom 852 27%
 3+ Bedroom 1,515 48%
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 $61,060 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 02302 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. Residents in ZIP code 02302 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 02302 has very few people that work at home. 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 02302. 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 10,539 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,515 28%
 No Earnings 8,899 33%
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 10,539 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,515 28%
 No Earnings 8,899 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,950 88.8%
 Public transportation 1,103 7.0%
 Taxicab 17 0.1%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 406 2.6%
 Worked at Home 225 1.4%
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 1,965 18.9%
 High School Graduate 5,840 56.3%
 Associate's degree 935 9.0%
 Bachelor's degree 1,255 12.1%
 Master's degree 332 3.2%
 Professional school degree 23 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 31 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,025 79.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 681 9.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 876 11.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 02302

ZIP Code 02302 is in the Brockton School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 02302.

Gilmore School Early Childhood Center
150 Clinton St
Brockton, MA 02302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brockton School District
Brookfield
135 Jon Dr
Brockton, MA 02302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brockton School District
Downey
55 Electric Ave
Brockton, MA 02302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brockton School District
East Middle School
464 Centre St
Brockton, MA 02302
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Brockton School District
Edgar B Davis
380 Plain St
Brockton, MA 02302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brockton School District
Mary E. Baker School
45 Quincy St
Brockton, MA 02302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brockton School District
Ashfield Middle School
225 Coe Rd
Brockton, MA 02302
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Brockton School District
Cardinal Spellman High School
738 Court St
Brockton, MA 02302
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Trinity Catholic Academy
37 Erie Ave
Brockton, MA 02302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
May Institute for Neurorehabilitation
596 Summer St
Brockton, MA 02302
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Brockton Area Seventh-Day Adventist Academy
243 Court St
Brockton, MA 02302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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