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ZIP Code 02638

Primary City:Dennis, MA (View All Cities)
County: Barnstable County
Timezone: Eastern (7:05pm)
Area code: 508 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.73, -70.20
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 02638

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 02638. 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 02638. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 02638, 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:
Dennis, MA

Stats and Demographics for the 02638 ZIP Code

ZIP code 02638 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 02638 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely small. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 02638 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,207
Population Density 543 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,130
Median Home Value $459,700
Land Area 5.90 sq mi
Water Area 0.58 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,578
Median Household Income $58,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 59Male Median Age: 58Female Median Age: 60

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male52597160424948436779107127170169122919052
Female42524755564643527790125165205206131109108100
Total9411111811598959195144169232292375375253200198152

Gender

 Male 1,498 47%
 Female 1,709 53%
Gender

Race

 White 3,091 96.4%
 Black Or African American 29 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 14 0.4%
 Asian 8 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.2%
 Other Race 16 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 41 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1287618135434423995
Renter1536385335313616
Total1664114234389375275111

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 823 52%
 Single Guardian 154 10%
 Singles 521 33%
 Singles With Roommate 80 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,339 85%
 Households with Kids 239 15%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male101112811121212121917101312121614996
Female810107117911146161141013921756
Total1821221522192123262533211722252535161412

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 02638 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 02638 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 02638 real estate data, the median home value of $459,700 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 02638 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 02638 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 02638 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,207 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 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 759 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 559 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 260 8%
 Households Vacant 1,552 50%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 84 5.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 0.3%
 For Sale Only 24 1.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 0.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,394 89.8%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 37 2.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 72 38%
 2 Bedroom 61 32%
 3+ Bedroom 55 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 $58,750 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 02638 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 02638 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 753 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 610 21%
 No Earnings 1,486 52%
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 753 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 610 21%
 No Earnings 1,486 52%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,096 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 43 4%
 Worked at Home 48 4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 02638 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 19 2%
 High School Graduate 484 39%
 Associate's degree 64 5%
 Bachelor's degree 405 33%
 Master's degree 206 17%
 Professional school degree 43 3%
 Doctorate degree 17 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 310 70%
 Enrolled in Private School 61 14%
 Not Enrolled in School 74 17%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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