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ZIP Code 02745

Primary City:New Bedford, MA (View All Cities)
County: Bristol County
Timezone: Eastern (4:56am)
Area code: 508 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.70, -70.94
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 02745

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 02745. 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 02745. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 02745, 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:
New Bedford, MA
Acceptable:
Acushnet

Stats and Demographics for the 02745 ZIP Code

ZIP code 02745 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 02745 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 02745 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 24,576
Population Density 2,380 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,769
Median Home Value $224,100
Land Area 10.33 sq mi
Water Area 0.22 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,019
Median Household Income $47,536

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male728649707779771778847794815897917780634437327305287241
Female714700743722780849882800874903950821752545440423437548
Total1,4421,3491,4501,5011,5511,6271,7291,5941,6891,8001,8671,6011,386982767728724789

Gender

 Male 11,693 48%
 Female 12,883 52%
Gender

Race

 White 21,770 88.6%
 Black Or African American 639 2.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 91 0.4%
 Asian 226 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 1,063 4.3%
 Two Or More Races 782 3.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner296501,0181,2881,248750699337
Renter323920777785572296218109
Total3521,5701,7952,0731,8201,046917446

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,362 44%
 Single Guardian 2,110 21%
 Singles 2,828 28%
 Singles With Roommate 719 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,967 70%
 Households with Kids 3,052 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male135149162156142137120139111133136149146143148138179150164148
Female137152145140134141134143148151144139153156146157158124137153
Total272301307296276278254282259284280288299299294295337274301301

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 02745 has a small 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 02745 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 02745 real estate data, the median home value of $224,100 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 02745 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 02745 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 02745 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 24,119 98.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 431 1.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 26 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,151 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,868 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,000 37%
 Households Vacant 750 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 375 50%
 Rented & Unoccupied 13 2%
 For Sale Only 117 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 18 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 29 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 198 26%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 633 15%
 2 Bedroom 2,123 49%
 3+ Bedroom 1,582 36%
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 $47,536 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 02745 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 02745 has very few people that work at home. 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 02745 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 8,003 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,563 27%
 No Earnings 6,724 33%
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 8,003 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,563 27%
 No Earnings 6,724 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,340 94.3%
 Public transportation 91 0.8%
 Taxicab 11 0.1%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 384 3.2%
 Worked at Home 204 1.7%
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. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 2,140 26.2%
 High School Graduate 4,115 50.5%
 Associate's degree 503 6.2%
 Bachelor's degree 1,044 12.8%
 Master's degree 250 3.1%
 Professional school degree 25 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 77 0.9%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,588 81.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 427 9.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 375 8.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 02745

ZIP Code 02745 is in the New Bedford School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 02745.

Abraham Lincoln
445 Ashley Blvd
New Bedford, MA 02745
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New Bedford School District
Casimir Pulaski
1097 Braley Rd
New Bedford, MA 02745
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New Bedford School District
Charles S Ashley
122 Rochambeau St
New Bedford, MA 02745
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New Bedford School District
Elwyn G Campbell
145 Essex St
New Bedford, MA 02745
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New Bedford School District
Jireh Swift
2203 Acushnet Ave
New Bedford, MA 02745
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New Bedford School District
Normandin Middle School
81 Felton St
New Bedford, MA 02745
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: New Bedford School District
Gr New Bedford Vocational Technical
1121 Ashley Blvd
New Bedford, MA 02745
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Greater New Bedford Regional Vocational Technical School District
All Saints Catholic School
115 Illinois St
New Bedford, MA 02745
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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