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ZIP Code 02655

Primary City:Osterville, MA (View All Cities)
County: Barnstable County
Timezone: Eastern (11:37am)
Area code: 508 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.63, -70.39
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 02655

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 02655. 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 02655. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 02655, 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:
Osterville, MA

Stats and Demographics for the 02655 ZIP Code

ZIP code 02655 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 02655 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 02655 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,518
Population Density 539 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,053
Median Home Value $433,200
Land Area 6.53 sq mi
Water Area 1.76 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,642
Median Household Income $72,546

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 53Male Median Age: 51Female Median Age: 54


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 56365128
5-971100171
10-148895183
15-199988187
20-24485098
25-295261113
30-345658114
35-397772149
40-44102103205
45-49129136265
50-54126133259
55-59108145253
60-64138169307
65-69123161284
70-74111121232
75-79104144248
80-847792169
85 Plus6984153

Gender

 Male 1,641 47%
 Female 1,877 53%
Gender

Race

 White 3,314 94.2%
 Black Or African American 33 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.3%
 Asian 21 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 57 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 82 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-246915
25-34514293
35-4412657183
45-5422582307
55-6428937326
65-7428826314
75-8426023283
85 Plus1129121

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 826 50%
 Single Guardian 183 11%
 Singles 555 34%
 Singles With Roommate 78 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,298 79%
 Households with Kids 344 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
171219
2151126
381523
4171532
5151732
6102333
7102030
8182038
9182038
10131730
11151328
12231841
13192342
14182442
15261541
16192140
17181836
18182139
19181331
209817

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 02655 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 02655 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1980s. Looking at 02655 real estate data, the median home value of $433,200 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 02655. Rentals in 02655 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 02655 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,518 100%
 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 828 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 529 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 285 9%
 Households Vacant 1,411 46%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 45 3.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 0.5%
 For Sale Only 85 6.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 0.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,237 87.7%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 25 1.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 10 4%
 1 Bedroom 15 6%
 2 Bedroom 120 47%
 3+ Bedroom 113 44%
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 $72,546 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 02655 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 02655 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 876 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 869 26%
 No Earnings 1,554 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 876 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 869 26%
 No Earnings 1,554 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,221 88%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 95 7%
 Worked at Home 67 5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 02655 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 44 3%
 High School Graduate 522 38%
 Associate's degree 106 8%
 Bachelor's degree 339 24%
 Master's degree 208 15%
 Professional school degree 117 8%
 Doctorate degree 48 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 465 73%
 Enrolled in Private School 144 23%
 Not Enrolled in School 30 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 02655

ZIP Code 02655 is in the Private. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 02655.

Cape Cod Academy
50 Osterville West Barnstable Rd
Osterville, MA 02655
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Bayberry Christian School
2736 Falmouth Rd
Osterville, MA 02655
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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