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ZIP Code 02738

Primary City:Marion, MA (View All Cities)
County: Plymouth County
Timezone: Eastern (11:41am)
Coordinates:41.72, -70.76
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 02738

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 02738. 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 02738. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 02738, 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:
Marion, MA

Stats and Demographics for the 02738 ZIP Code

ZIP code 02738 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 02738 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 02738 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,907
Population Density 351 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,445
Median Home Value $426,700
Land Area 13.99 sq mi
Water Area 5.96 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,896
Median Household Income $80,456

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male106153169179926569109169203202179178144831005059
Female10116719315391617614319821418619221317211710086135
Total207320362332183126145252367417388371391316200200136194

Gender

 Male 2,309 47%
 Female 2,598 53%
Gender

Race

 White 4,550 92.7%
 Black Or African American 82 1.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.1%
 Asian 31 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 127 2.6%
 Two Or More Races 110 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner75722636038825719672
Renter640786648493115
Total139730442643630622787

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,102 58%
 Single Guardian 234 12%
 Singles 485 26%
 Singles With Roommate 75 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,314 69%
 Households with Kids 582 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2519252230352431334628293135464242341521
Female1825192430343836293733463839322845272126
Total4344444660696267628361756974787087613647

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 02738 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 02738 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1990s. Looking at 02738 real estate data, the median home value of $426,700 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 02738. Rentals in 02738 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 02738 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,650 95%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 115 2%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 142 3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,092 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 471 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 333 14%
 Households Vacant 549 22%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 30 5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 1%
 For Sale Only 29 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 431 79%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 42 8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 14 4%
 1 Bedroom 151 39%
 2 Bedroom 66 17%
 3+ Bedroom 160 41%
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 $80,456 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 02738 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. Most commuters in 02738 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 1,524 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,043 26%
 No Earnings 1,508 37%
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 1,524 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,043 26%
 No Earnings 1,508 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,032 90.2%
 Public transportation 6 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 87 3.9%
 Worked at Home 128 5.7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 02738 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 49 3%
 High School Graduate 777 43%
 Associate's degree 140 8%
 Bachelor's degree 473 26%
 Master's degree 280 15%
 Professional school degree 74 4%
 Doctorate degree 16 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 729 80.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 117 13.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 56 6.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 02738

ZIP Code 02738 is in the Marion School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 02738.

Sippican
16 Spring St
Marion, MA 02738
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Marion School District
Tabor Academy
66 Spring St
Marion, MA 02738
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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