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ZIP Code 02717

Primary City:East Freetown, MA (View All Cities)
County: Bristol County
Timezone: Eastern (5:22am)
Area code: 508 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.75, -70.97
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 02717

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 02717. 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 02717. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 02717, 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:
East Freetown, MA

Stats and Demographics for the 02717 ZIP Code

ZIP code 02717 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 02717 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 small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 02717 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,745
Population Density 268 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,771
Median Home Value $319,700
Land Area 17.68 sq mi
Water Area 0.80 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,682
Median Household Income $81,150

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 44


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5105106211
5-9150137287
10-14203160363
15-19187154341
20-24139117256
25-2910187188
30-34109101210
35-39152170322
40-44198188386
45-49208196404
50-54209210419
55-59166214380
60-64172179351
65-69137118255
70-746367130
75-794258100
80-84364480
85 Plus233962

Gender

 Male 2,400 51%
 Female 2,345 49%
Gender

Race

 White 4,553 96.0%
 Black Or African American 52 1.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.2%
 Asian 26 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 50 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 55 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2461016
25-348142123
35-4428953342
45-5439550445
55-6435821379
65-7420921230
75-841067113
85 Plus27734

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,121 67%
 Single Guardian 229 14%
 Singles 246 15%
 Singles With Roommate 86 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,082 64%
 Households with Kids 600 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1191534
2221840
3232043
4192746
5292453
6292958
7233053
8372461
9323062
10393776
11452570
12343367
13403272
14453378
15463581
16433174
17354075
18242145
19392766
20342963

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 02717 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 02717 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 02717 real estate data, the median home value of $319,700 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 02717. Rentals in 02717 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 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 02717 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,715 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 24 0.5%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 6 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,093 62%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 378 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 211 12%
 Households Vacant 89 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 12 13%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 7 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 38 43%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 28 31%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 69 40%
 2 Bedroom 50 29%
 3+ Bedroom 55 32%
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 $81,150 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 02717 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 02717 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 1,440 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,205 34%
 No Earnings 934 26%
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 1,440 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,205 34%
 No Earnings 934 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,199 95.7%
 Public transportation 6 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 6 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 31 1.3%
 Worked at Home 56 2.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 263 16.3%
 High School Graduate 954 59.3%
 Associate's degree 142 8.8%
 Bachelor's degree 161 10.0%
 Master's degree 72 4.5%
 Professional school degree 10 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 7 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 729 83.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 90 10.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 57 6.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 02717

ZIP Code 02717 is in the Freetown-Lakeville School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 02717.

Freetown Elementary School
43 Bullock Rd
East Freetown, MA 02717
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Freetown-Lakeville School District
Whitney Academy
85 Dr Braley Rd
East Freetown, MA 02717
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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