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ZIP Code 02559

Primary City:Pocasset, MA (View All Cities)
County: Barnstable County
Timezone: Eastern (10:55pm)
Area code: 508 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.69, -70.62
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 02559

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 02559. 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 02559. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 02559, 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:
Pocasset, MA
Unacceptable:
Bourne

Stats and Demographics for the 02559 ZIP Code

ZIP code 02559 is located in southeast 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 02559 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 02559 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,376
Population Density 671 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,605
Median Home Value $344,600
Land Area 5.03 sq mi
Water Area 1.48 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,598
Median Household Income $59,489

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 53Male Median Age: 52Female Median Age: 55

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male756988786462577810492118149134122981046447
Female626056866872677890113147152147128115117101114
Total137129144164132134124156194205265301281250213221165161

Gender

 Male 1,603 47%
 Female 1,773 53%
Gender

Race

 White 3,220 95.4%
 Black Or African American 56 1.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 19 0.6%
 Asian 23 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 8 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 50 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner83714621230224922471
Renter1250425243355362
Total2087188264345284277133

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 752 47%
 Single Guardian 177 11%
 Singles 570 36%
 Singles With Roommate 99 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,307 82%
 Households with Kids 291 18%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male91918101215111813161923151519121417169
Female15121010121010141413981412201320211213
Total2431282024252132272928312927392534382822

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 02559 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 02559 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1980s. Looking at 02559 real estate data, the median home value of $344,600 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 02559. Rentals in 02559 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 02559 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,360 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 2 0.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 14 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 741 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 508 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 349 13%
 Households Vacant 1,007 39%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 43 4.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 0.4%
 For Sale Only 33 3.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 0.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 895 88.9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 25 2.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 49 12%
 1 Bedroom 184 43%
 2 Bedroom 160 38%
 3+ Bedroom 33 8%
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 $59,489 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 02559 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 02559 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 1,164 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,126 32%
 No Earnings 1,217 35%
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 1,164 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,126 32%
 No Earnings 1,217 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,889 94%
 Public transportation 21 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 100 5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 02559 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 29 2%
 High School Graduate 755 50%
 Associate's degree 139 9%
 Bachelor's degree 256 17%
 Master's degree 275 18%
 Professional school degree 52 3%
 Doctorate degree 15 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 482 87%
 Enrolled in Private School 43 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 29 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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