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ZIP Code 02563

Primary City:Sandwich, MA (View All Cities)
County: Barnstable County
Timezone: Eastern (7:30pm)
Area code: 508 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.72, -70.48
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 02563

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 02563. 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 02563. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 02563, 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:
Sandwich, MA

Stats and Demographics for the 02563 ZIP Code

ZIP code 02563 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 02563 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 02563 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,359
Population Density 785 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,742
Median Home Value $333,700
Land Area 13.20 sq mi
Water Area 1.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,049
Median Household Income $79,578

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1873634113702501671842353554474624263782391611399978
Female216295383357195165177275396503528463379307204196162207
Total403658794727445332361510751950990889757546365335261285

Gender

 Male 4,951 48%
 Female 5,408 52%
Gender

Race

 White 10,016 96.7%
 Black Or African American 36 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.1%
 Asian 135 1.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.1%
 Other Race 48 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 106 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner16177527968875466298112
Renter317410511378848837
Total472516321,081953550386149

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,365 58%
 Single Guardian 474 12%
 Singles 989 24%
 Singles With Roommate 221 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,786 69%
 Households with Kids 1,263 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3639333966717078788873888478907579834354
Female3843435949646162597373787485878975693736
Total748276981151351311401371611461661581631771641541528090

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 02563 has a slightly less than average 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 02563 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 02563 real estate data, the median home value of $333,700 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 02563. Rentals in 02563 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 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 02563 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,212 98.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 133 1.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 1 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 13 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,695 57%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 744 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 610 13%
 Households Vacant 693 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 29 4.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.4%
 For Sale Only 62 8.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 18 2.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 517 74.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 64 9.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 33 6%
 1 Bedroom 205 38%
 2 Bedroom 149 27%
 3+ Bedroom 159 29%
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 $79,578 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 02563 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 02563 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,280 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,401 30%
 No Earnings 2,357 29%
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 3,280 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,401 30%
 No Earnings 2,357 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,640 92.7%
 Public transportation 21 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 50 1.0%
 Worked at Home 294 5.9%
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 231 7%
 High School Graduate 1,529 48%
 Associate's degree 186 6%
 Bachelor's degree 779 24%
 Master's degree 304 9%
 Professional school degree 109 3%
 Doctorate degree 66 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,441 87.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 140 8.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 76 4.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 02563

ZIP Code 02563 is in the Sandwich School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 02563.

Henry T Wing
33 Water St Rte 130
Sandwich, MA 02563
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sandwich School District
Montessori Schools of Sandwich
284 Cotuit Rd
Sandwich, MA 02563
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Southeast Alternative School-Hyannis
117 Stowe Rd
Sandwich, MA 02563
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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