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ZIP Code 02721

Primary City:Fall River, MA (View All Cities)
County: Bristol County
Timezone: Eastern (11:10am)
Area code: 508 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.65, -71.15
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 02721

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 02721. 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 02721. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 02721, 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:
Fall River, MA

Stats and Demographics for the 02721 ZIP Code

ZIP code 02721 is located in south Massachusetts and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 02721 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is slightly higher than average. There are also an extremely small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 02721 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 26,290
Population Density 6,424 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,538
Median Home Value $224,200
Land Area 4.09 sq mi
Water Area 1.97 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,237
Median Household Income $30,180

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male924824781913938993905858871857823733621461326268193193
Female9427667248579961,075951880922895913778701573448417431539
Total1,8661,5901,5051,7701,9342,0681,8561,7381,7931,7521,7361,5111,3221,034774685624732

Gender

 Male 12,482 47%
 Female 13,808 53%
Gender

Race

 White 22,217 84.5%
 Black Or African American 1,227 4.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 74 0.3%
 Asian 759 2.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 1,202 4.6%
 Two Or More Races 806 3.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner25350671838849538375177
Renter6681,5931,3881,257924659596329
Total6931,9432,0592,0951,7731,197971506

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,924 35%
 Single Guardian 2,757 25%
 Singles 3,819 34%
 Singles With Roommate 737 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,756 69%
 Households with Kids 3,481 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male178172189199180162153170159157159146163156155182194189193172
Female182210174171156151146163150134168172113137171161170181174191
Total360382363370336313299333309291327318276293326343364370367363

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 02721 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 rented. Homes in ZIP code 02721 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 02721 real estate data, the median home value of $224,200 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 02721 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 02721 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 02721 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 26,106 99.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 139 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 45 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,705 22%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,118 9%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,414 59%
 Households Vacant 1,301 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 753 58%
 Rented & Unoccupied 17 1%
 For Sale Only 102 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 39 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 16 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 374 29%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 183 3%
 1 Bedroom 1,446 20%
 2 Bedroom 3,297 46%
 3+ Bedroom 2,192 31%
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 $30,180 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 02721 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 02721 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 6,529 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,010 24%
 No Earnings 9,183 44%
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 6,529 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,010 24%
 No Earnings 9,183 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,739 92%
 Public transportation 140 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 437 5%
 Worked at Home 181 2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 2,705 33.7%
 High School Graduate 3,947 49.1%
 Associate's degree 613 7.6%
 Bachelor's degree 555 6.9%
 Master's degree 145 1.8%
 Professional school degree 40 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 29 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,078 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 383 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 377 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 02721

ZIP Code 02721 is in the Fall River School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 02721.

Henry Lord Middle School
151 Amity St
Fall River, MA 02721
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Fall River School District
John J Doran
101 Fountain St
Fall River, MA 02721
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fall River School District
Letourneau Elementary School
323 Anthony St
Fall River, MA 02721
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fall River School District
Stone Therapeutic Day Middle School
1207 Globe St
Fall River, MA 02721
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Fall River School District
Holy Trinity School
64 Lamphor St
Fall River, MA 02721
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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