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ZIP Code 02571

Primary City:Wareham, MA (View All Cities)
County: Plymouth County
Timezone: Eastern (9:38am)
Coordinates:41.8, -70.7
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 02571

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 02571. 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 02571. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 02571, 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:
Wareham, MA

Stats and Demographics for the 02571 ZIP Code

ZIP code 02571 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 02571 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 02571 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,481
Population Density 527 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,629
Median Home Value $267,600
Land Area 19.90 sq mi
Water Area 4.81 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,228
Median Household Income $56,250

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male30931534935727426523226533543138838932128017515410771
Female269303332318270260297351348461435399373305227171152193
Total578618681675544525529616683892823788694585402325259264

Gender

 Male 5,017 48%
 Female 5,464 52%
Gender

Race

 White 9,092 86.7%
 Black Or African American 328 3.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 60 0.6%
 Asian 51 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 447 4.3%
 Two Or More Races 502 4.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner12198458802726526299110
Renter622352182191421167134
Total744336761,021868642370144

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,844 44%
 Single Guardian 905 21%
 Singles 1,201 28%
 Singles With Roommate 278 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,952 70%
 Households with Kids 1,276 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5254765762555474707162736776618475696868
Female5858525260765853566358617179576275636167
Total110112128109122131112127126134120134138155118146150132129135

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 02571 has a large 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 02571 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1940s. Looking at 02571 real estate data, the median home value of $267,600 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 02571 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 02571 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 02571 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,267 98.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 10 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 170 1.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 34 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,270 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 861 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,097 19%
 Households Vacant 1,401 25%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 68 4.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 0.7%
 For Sale Only 80 5.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 1.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,093 78.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 134 9.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 56 5%
 1 Bedroom 274 23%
 2 Bedroom 542 45%
 3+ Bedroom 337 28%
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 $56,250 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 02571 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 02571 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 3,059 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,746 31%
 No Earnings 3,104 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 3,059 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,746 31%
 No Earnings 3,104 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,795 95.5%
 Public transportation 38 0.8%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 64 1.3%
 Worked at Home 123 2.5%
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 340 9.7%
 High School Graduate 1,953 55.5%
 Associate's degree 319 9.1%
 Bachelor's degree 540 15.3%
 Master's degree 254 7.2%
 Professional school degree 101 2.9%
 Doctorate degree 14 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,519 90.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 116 6.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 36 2.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 02571

ZIP Code 02571 is in the Wareham School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 02571.

Minot Forest
63 Minot Ave
Wareham, MA 02571
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wareham School District
Wareham Middle School
4 Viking Dr
Wareham, MA 02571
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Wareham School District
Wareham Senior High School
7 Viking Dr
Wareham, MA 02571
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wareham School District
Wareham Cooperative Junior/Senior High School
3 Viking Dr
Wareham, MA 02571
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wareham School District

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