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ZIP Code 02338

Primary City:Halifax, MA (View All Cities)
County: Plymouth County
Timezone: Eastern (4:52am)
Coordinates:41.99, -70.86
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 02338

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 02338. 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 02338. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 02338, 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:
Halifax, MA

Stats and Demographics for the 02338 ZIP Code

ZIP code 02338 is located in east 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 02338 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 extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 02338 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,518
Population Density 470 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,014
Median Home Value $298,700
Land Area 16.00 sq mi
Water Area 1.39 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,863
Median Household Income $67,760

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5185191376
5-9236220456
10-14288266554
15-19288227515
20-24179172351
25-29176171347
30-34171191362
35-39221247468
40-44307347654
45-49345325670
50-54294333627
55-59270307577
60-64232278510
65-69185182367
70-74101133234
75-7992124216
80-844654100
85 Plus4391134

Gender

 Male 3,659 49%
 Female 3,859 51%
Gender

Race

 White 7,291 97.0%
 Black Or African American 45 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.1%
 Asian 42 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 25 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 109 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2414519
25-3422245267
35-4447658534
45-5466649715
55-6459732629
65-7435422376
75-8421912231
85 Plus811192

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,619 57%
 Single Guardian 413 14%
 Singles 673 24%
 Singles With Roommate 158 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,944 68%
 Households with Kids 919 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1374279
2334578
3424688
4383573
5573693
6483583
7404989
8454287
94658104
106158119
117149120
125347100
134760107
145652108
155059109
166449113
176144105
186437101
19493887
20342862

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 02338 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 02338 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 02338 real estate data, the median home value of $298,700 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 02338 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 02338 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 02338 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,518 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,988 66%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 641 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 234 8%
 Households Vacant 151 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 54 36%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 43 28%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 46 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 117 38%
 2 Bedroom 101 33%
 3+ Bedroom 91 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 $67,760 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 02338 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 02338 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 02338 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. However, that is not the case in 02338. 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 2,549 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,822 29%
 No Earnings 1,806 29%
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 2,549 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,822 29%
 No Earnings 1,806 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,588 93%
 Public transportation 235 6%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 38 1%
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 150 6%
 High School Graduate 1,418 57%
 Associate's degree 330 13%
 Bachelor's degree 362 14%
 Master's degree 241 10%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,133 71%
 Enrolled in Private School 404 25%
 Not Enrolled in School 55 3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 02338

ZIP Code 02338 is in the Halifax School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 02338.

Halifax Elementary
464 Plymouth St
Halifax, MA 02338
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Halifax School District

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