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ZIP Code 02379

Primary City:West Bridgewater, MA (View All Cities)
County: Plymouth County
Timezone: Eastern (3:57am)
Coordinates:42.02, -71.02
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 02379

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 02379. 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 02379. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 02379, 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:
West Bridgewater, MA
Acceptable:
W Bridgewater

Stats and Demographics for the 02379 ZIP Code

ZIP code 02379 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 02379 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 02379 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,916
Population Density 451 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,669
Median Home Value $301,900
Land Area 15.32 sq mi
Water Area 0.35 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,571
Median Household Income $80,347

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1602342332101841601702052813082572372151741081168365
Female159216237188137142170218300295261272210179127131101173
Total319450470398321302340423581603518509425353235247184238

Gender

 Male 3,400 49%
 Female 3,516 51%
Gender

Race

 White 6,564 94.9%
 Black Or African American 104 1.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.1%
 Asian 75 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 67 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 99 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner916441350547731124179
Renter1656708360352527
Total25220483588537346266106

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,453 57%
 Single Guardian 371 14%
 Singles 599 23%
 Singles With Roommate 148 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,754 68%
 Households with Kids 817 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2737303647495238483261364955494150333733
Female3240264031423947575048434749354141472429
Total5977567678919185105821097996104848291806162

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 02379 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 02379 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 02379 real estate data, the median home value of $301,900 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 02379. Rentals in 02379 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 02379 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,772 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 144 2%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,537 58%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 662 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 372 14%
 Households Vacant 98 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 19 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 25 26%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 11 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 38 39%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 107 40%
 2 Bedroom 41 15%
 3+ Bedroom 120 45%
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 $80,347 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 02379 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Residents in ZIP code 02379 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 02379 can expect to fall in that range. 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 2,264 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,537 27%
 No Earnings 1,793 32%
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 2,264 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,537 27%
 No Earnings 1,793 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,843 85.5%
 Public transportation 195 5.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 16 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 130 3.9%
 Worked at Home 142 4.3%
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 168 7.3%
 High School Graduate 1,302 56.6%
 Associate's degree 197 8.6%
 Bachelor's degree 401 17.4%
 Master's degree 202 8.8%
 Professional school degree 25 1.1%
 Doctorate degree 7 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,260 88.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 123 8.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 39 2.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 02379

ZIP Code 02379 is in the West Bridgewater School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 02379.

Spring Street School
2 Spring St
West Bridgewater, MA 02379
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Bridgewater School District
Howard School
70 Howard St
West Bridgewater, MA 02379
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: West Bridgewater School District
Rose L Macdonald
1 Stepping Stone Dr
West Bridgewater, MA 02379
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Bridgewater School District
West Bridgewater Junior/Senior
155 West Center
West Bridgewater, MA 02379
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: West Bridgewater School District
Kindercare Learning Center
393 W Center St
West Bridgewater, MA 02379
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Kindercare Learning Center #1318
199 W Center St
West Bridgewater, MA 02379
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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