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ZIP Code 02465

Primary City:West Newton, MA (View All Cities)
County: Middlesex County
Timezone: Eastern (12:26pm)
Coordinates:42.35, -71.23
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 02465

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 02465. 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 02465. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 02465, 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 Newton, MA
Acceptable:
Newton
Unacceptable:
W Newton

Stats and Demographics for the 02465 ZIP Code

ZIP code 02465 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 a large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 02465 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 large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 02465 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,710
Population Density 5,221 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,520
Median Home Value $646,700
Land Area 2.24 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,331
Median Household Income $139,763

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male37542943132621327229335139747546141438324516514788111
Female371412403329195266313388480555481504405262225159150236
Total7468418346554085386067398771,030942918788507390306238347

Gender

 Male 5,576 48%
 Female 6,134 52%
Gender

Race

 White 9,826 83.9%
 Black Or African American 289 2.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 19 0.2%
 Asian 1,077 9.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 209 1.8%
 Two Or More Races 290 2.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner7155558822792455283153
Renter33297252210142655156
Total404528101,032934520334209

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,632 61%
 Single Guardian 483 11%
 Singles 919 21%
 Singles With Roommate 297 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,748 63%
 Households with Kids 1,583 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6974807977858595879778789088807384543533
Female6073847874689084968874858175996989432938
Total129147164157151153175179183185152163171163179142173976471

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 02465 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 02465 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 02465 real estate data, the median home value of $646,700 is extremely 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 02465. Rentals in 02465 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 02465 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,497 98.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 175 1.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 38 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,251 50%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 974 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,106 24%
 Households Vacant 189 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 60 32%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 35 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 19 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 65 34%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 163 16%
 2 Bedroom 463 45%
 3+ Bedroom 409 40%
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 $139,763 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 02465 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. ZIP code 02465 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 02465 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 4,564 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,204 24%
 No Earnings 2,269 25%
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 4,564 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,204 24%
 No Earnings 2,269 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,690 78.7%
 Public transportation 642 10.8%
 Taxicab 10 0.2%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 249 4.2%
 Worked at Home 371 6.2%
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 200 5%
 High School Graduate 694 18%
 Associate's degree 58 1%
 Bachelor's degree 1,139 29%
 Master's degree 854 22%
 Professional school degree 533 14%
 Doctorate degree 390 10%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,829 74.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 573 23.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 62 2.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 02465

ZIP Code 02465 is in the Newton School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 02465.

Franklin
125 Derby St
West Newton, MA 02465
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Newton School District
Peirce
170 Temple St
West Newton, MA 02465
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Newton School District
Learning Prep School
1501 Washington St
West Newton, MA 02465
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Fessenden School
250 Waltham St
West Newton, MA 02465
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Clearway School
61 Chestnut St
West Newton, MA 02465
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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