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ZIP Code 02724

Primary City:Fall River, MA (View All Cities)
County: Bristol County
Timezone: Eastern (3:03am)
Area code: 508 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.69, -71.18
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 02724

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 02724. 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 02724. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 02724, 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 02724 ZIP Code

ZIP code 02724 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 an extremely large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 02724 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 02724 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 16,908
Population Density 9,102 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,465
Median Home Value $237,200
Land Area 1.86 sq mi
Water Area 0.57 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,590
Median Household Income $27,390

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male601494508563597628567516564544560474410335214160127132
Female554500488496663709557571640622595480517419283268248304
Total1,1559949961,0591,2601,3371,1241,0871,2041,1661,155954927754497428375436

Gender

 Male 7,994 47%
 Female 8,914 53%
Gender

Race

 White 14,889 88.1%
 Black Or African American 557 3.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 55 0.3%
 Asian 344 2.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 534 3.2%
 Two Or More Races 527 3.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner22238365485542392261136
Renter4511,0241,008941686488353198
Total4731,2621,3731,4261,228880614334

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,415 32%
 Single Guardian 1,901 25%
 Singles 2,798 37%
 Singles With Roommate 476 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 5,320 70%
 Households with Kids 2,270 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male14511811311790105971021001088610798109102104103146108119
Female103108126106109108102849795989110210278103100107108131
Total248226239223199213199186197203184198200211180207203253216250

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 02724 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 02724 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 02724 real estate data, the median home value of $237,200 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 02724 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 02724 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 02724 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,850 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 58 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,665 20%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 776 9%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,149 61%
 Households Vacant 875 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 543 62%
 Rented & Unoccupied 14 2%
 For Sale Only 85 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 17 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 25 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 191 22%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 44 1%
 1 Bedroom 1,375 29%
 2 Bedroom 1,972 41%
 3+ Bedroom 1,374 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 $27,390 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 02724 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 02724 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 4,239 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,126 23%
 No Earnings 6,435 47%
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 4,239 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,126 23%
 No Earnings 6,435 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,561 88.6%
 Public transportation 157 2.5%
 Taxicab 19 0.3%
 Motorcycle 31 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 335 5.3%
 Worked at Home 173 2.8%
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 1,948 36.5%
 High School Graduate 2,544 47.7%
 Associate's degree 262 4.9%
 Bachelor's degree 395 7.4%
 Master's degree 119 2.2%
 Professional school degree 39 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 31 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,333 75.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 406 13.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 358 11.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 02724

ZIP Code 02724 is in the Atlantis Charter School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 02724.

Atlantis Charter School
2501 South Main St
Fall River, MA 02724
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Atlantis Charter School District
Matthew J Kuss Middle School
52 Globe Mills Ave
Fall River, MA 02724
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Fall River School District
William S Greene
409 Cambridge St
Fall River, MA 02724
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fall River School District
Carlton M. Viveiros Elementary School
525 Slade St
Fall River, MA 02724
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fall River School District
St Stanislaus School
37 Rockland St
Fall River, MA 02724
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
East Gate Christian Academy
397 Bay St
Fall River, MA 02724
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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