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ZIP Code 02659

Primary City:South Chatham, MA (View All Cities)
County: Barnstable County
Timezone: Eastern (3:18am)
Area code: 508 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.68, -70.02
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 02659

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 02659. 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 02659. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 02659, 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:
South Chatham, MA

Stats and Demographics for the 02659 ZIP Code

ZIP code 02659 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 02659 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a large number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 02659 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,108
Population Density 542 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,297
Median Home Value $458,200
Land Area 2.05 sq mi
Water Area 0.24 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 525
Median Household Income $51,033

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 55Male Median Age: 54Female Median Age: 56

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male111826262327271727462555584138212819
Female211527271324202230453748555337353333
Total32335353365147395791621031139475566152

Gender

 Male 533 48%
 Female 575 52%
Gender

Race

 White 1,071 96.7%
 Black Or African American 2 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.6%
 Asian 9 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 15 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2153161115907442
Renter429191816612
Total6445079131967544

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 260 50%
 Single Guardian 62 12%
 Singles 159 30%
 Singles With Roommate 44 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 443 84%
 Households with Kids 82 16%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male22423243646538694434
Female83344051546665495542
Total105767294118121191310189976

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 02659 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 02659 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1950s. Looking at 02659 real estate data, the median home value of $458,200 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 02659 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 02659 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 02659 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,108 100%
 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 225 17%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 205 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 95 7%
 Households Vacant 772 60%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 18 2.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 0.5%
 For Sale Only 15 1.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 0.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 711 92.1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 18 2.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 59 86%
 3+ Bedroom 10 14%
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 $51,033 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 02659 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 02659 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 190 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 239 33%
 No Earnings 288 40%
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 190 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 239 33%
 No Earnings 288 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 300 86%
 Public transportation 17 5%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 31 9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 02659 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 10 4%
 High School Graduate 106 39%
 Associate's degree 22 8%
 Bachelor's degree 73 27%
 Master's degree 23 9%
 Professional school degree 23 9%
 Doctorate degree 13 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 80 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 20 20%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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