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ZIP Code 02642

Primary City:Eastham, MA (View All Cities)
County: Barnstable County
Timezone: Eastern (11:21am)
Area code: 508 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.84, -69.98
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 02642

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 02642. 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 02642. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 02642, 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:
Eastham, MA

Stats and Demographics for the 02642 ZIP Code

ZIP code 02642 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 02642 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. 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 02642 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,937
Population Density 356 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,925
Median Home Value $449,600
Land Area 13.88 sq mi
Water Area 3.45 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,378
Median Household Income $58,056

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 57Male Median Age: 56Female Median Age: 57

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6681811029580759011115718019525221017112813093
Female75961109569837990159161225227307259180168134123
Total141177191197164163154180270318405422559469351296264216

Gender

 Male 2,297 47%
 Female 2,640 53%
Gender

Race

 White 4,793 97.1%
 Black Or African American 34 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.2%
 Asian 28 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.1%
 Other Race 12 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 55 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1255154341527462349142
Renter205975656624189
Total32114229406593486367151

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,221 51%
 Single Guardian 258 11%
 Singles 725 30%
 Singles With Roommate 174 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,983 83%
 Households with Kids 395 17%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male171410131214151822161715211292529221715
Female915191419151722231923242420161821281215
Total2629292731293240453540394532254350502930

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 02642 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 02642 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 02642 real estate data, the median home value of $449,600 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 02642. Rentals in 02642 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 02642 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,937 100%
 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 1,174 20%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 868 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 336 6%
 Households Vacant 3,547 60%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 73 2.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 0.4%
 For Sale Only 50 1.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 0.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3,303 93.1%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 98 2.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 38 15%
 2 Bedroom 119 45%
 3+ Bedroom 105 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 $58,056 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 02642 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 02642 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 1,262 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,515 34%
 No Earnings 1,728 38%
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 1,262 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,515 34%
 No Earnings 1,728 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,988 87.3%
 Public transportation 8 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 181 7.9%
 Worked at Home 100 4.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 02642 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 53 2.8%
 High School Graduate 781 41.2%
 Associate's degree 219 11.6%
 Bachelor's degree 464 24.5%
 Master's degree 278 14.7%
 Professional school degree 88 4.6%
 Doctorate degree 13 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 397 85.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 69 14.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 02642

ZIP Code 02642 is in the Eastham School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 02642.

Eastham Elementary
200 Schoolhouse Rd
Eastham, MA 02642
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Eastham School District

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