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ZIP Code 02081

Primary City:Walpole, MA (View All Cities)
County: Norfolk County
Timezone: Eastern (2:56pm)
Coordinates:42.15, -71.26
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 02081

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 02081. 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 02081. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 02081, 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:
Walpole, MA

Stats and Demographics for the 02081 ZIP Code

ZIP code 02081 is located in central 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 02081 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 02081 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 18,472
Population Density 1,031 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,156
Median Home Value $397,400
Land Area 17.92 sq mi
Water Area 0.55 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,897
Median Household Income $93,416

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 44


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5514479993
5-96756951,370
10-146597581,417
15-196166171,233
20-24395373768
25-29378355733
30-34346428774
35-395075661,073
40-447147681,482
45-498038941,697
50-547957751,570
55-596556801,335
60-645365661,102
65-69347426773
70-74264319583
75-79224328552
80-84186292478
85 Plus177362539

Gender

 Male 8,791 48%
 Female 9,681 52%
Gender

Race

 White 17,350 93.9%
 Black Or African American 346 1.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 19 0.1%
 Asian 450 2.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 128 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 178 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2496877
25-34297223520
35-441,0352311,266
45-541,5332541,787
55-641,2371441,381
65-74711109820
75-8457599674
85 Plus246126372

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,166 60%
 Single Guardian 814 12%
 Singles 1,610 23%
 Singles With Roommate 307 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,511 65%
 Households with Kids 2,386 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
19283175
28895183
312399222
4119128247
5126125251
6137144281
7143137280
8128141269
9141148289
10134147281
11125168293
12119151270
13149144293
14132148280
15151143294
16137163300
17148148296
18117108225
196355118
207063133

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 02081 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 02081 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1950s. Looking at 02081 real estate data, the median home value of $397,400 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 02081 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 02081 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 02081 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 18,378 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 24 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 70 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,145 58%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,498 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,254 18%
 Households Vacant 259 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 85 32.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.8%
 For Sale Only 39 15.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 21 8.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 51 19.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 61 23.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 26 2%
 1 Bedroom 494 37%
 2 Bedroom 501 38%
 3+ Bedroom 314 24%
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 $93,416 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 02081 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. Residents in ZIP code 02081 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 02081. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 6,598 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,906 27%
 No Earnings 4,157 28%
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 6,598 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,906 27%
 No Earnings 4,157 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,158 87.3%
 Public transportation 680 7.3%
 Taxicab 20 0.2%
 Motorcycle 14 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 108 1.2%
 Worked at Home 362 3.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 336 5.5%
 High School Graduate 2,404 39.2%
 Associate's degree 277 4.5%
 Bachelor's degree 1,810 29.5%
 Master's degree 995 16.2%
 Professional school degree 289 4.7%
 Doctorate degree 27 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,371 77.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 836 19.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 147 3.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 02081

ZIP Code 02081 is in the Walpole School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 02081.

Elm Street School
415 Elm St
Walpole, MA 02081
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Walpole School District
Fisher
65 Gould St
Walpole, MA 02081
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Walpole School District
Eleanor N Johnson Middle School
111 Robbins Rd
Walpole, MA 02081
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Walpole School District
Boyden
1852 Washington St
Walpole, MA 02081
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Walpole School District
Daniel Feeney Preschool Center
415 Elm St
Walpole, MA 02081
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Walpole School District
Norfolk County Agricultural
400 Main St
Walpole, MA 02081
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Norfolk County Agricultural School District
Walpole High School
275 Common St
Walpole, MA 02081
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Walpole School District
Blessed Sacrament School
808 East St
East Walpole, MA 02081
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Next Generation Children'S Center of Walpole
4 Shaker Ln
East Walpole, MA 02081
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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