02138

  1. Legal Resources for the 02138 Zip Code
  2. Statistics for the 02138 Zip Code
  3. Property/Housing/Real Estate Information for the 02138 Zip Code
  4. Employment Information for the 02138 Zip Code
  5. Family Information for the 02138 Zip Code
  6. Education Information for the 02138 Zip Code
  7. Business Information for the 02138 Zip Code
  8. Public Benefits Information for the 02138 Zip Code
  9. Immigration & Civil Rights Information for the 02138 Zip Code
  10. Cities for the 02138 Zip Code


Legal Resources for the 02138 Zip Code

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Statistics for the 02138 Zip Code

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  • Population (2000): 35,407
  • Land Area (2000): 7.298 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 0.780 square kilometers
  • Local Time(s):
  • Area Code(s): 617, 857
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Houses (2000): 14,993


Employment Information for the 02138 Zip Code

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Employment (2003): 45,438
Payroll (2003) / (1Q 2003): $1,855,370,000 / $422,501,000

Hours Worked Per Week In 1999 for the 02138 Zip Code

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 17,836 55.05%
15-35 hours 5,119 15.80%
1-14 hours 3,170 9.78%
No regular hours 6,276 19.37%

Time Left For Work for the 02138 Zip Code

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 213 1.22%
5 AM-5:29 AM 81 0.46%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 93 0.53%
6 AM-6:29 AM 399 2.28%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 602 3.45%
7 AM-7:29 AM 1,449 8.29%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 2,020 11.56%
8 AM-8:29 AM 3,132 17.93%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 2,562 14.66%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 2,425 13.88%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 1,001 5.73%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 392 2.24%
Noon-3:59 PM 1,775 10.16%
4 PM-11:59 PM 1,328 7.60%

Length Of Commute In Minutes for the 02138 Zip Code

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 772 4.42%
5-9 2,326 13.31%
10-14 2,910 16.66%
15-19 2,674 15.30%
20-24 2,305 13.19%
25-29 994 5.69%
30-34 2,425 13.88%
35-39 496 2.84%
40-44 690 3.95%
45-59 1,248 7.14%
60-89 478 2.74%
At least 90 154 0.88%

Length Of Commute In Minutes - Public vs. Private Transportation for the 02138 Zip Code


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 1,059 6.06% 10,922 62.51%
30-44 1,748 10.00% 1,863 10.66%
45-59 580 3.32% 668 3.82%
At least 60 324 1.85% 308 1.76%

Type Of Commute for the 02138 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 639 3.40%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 885 4.71%
 Car / truck / van, solo 6,362 33.85%
 Motorcycle 75 0.40%
 Other 116 0.62%
 Public transportation 3,711 19.75%
 Walked 5,684 30.25%
 Worked at home 1,320 7.02%



Family Information for the 02138 Zip Code

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Families where both partners work (2000): 2,288
People at same address in 1995: 11,423

Household Income in 1999 for the 02138 Zip Code


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 1,352 9.57%
$10,000-$14,999 720 5.09%
$15,000-$19,999 526 3.72%
$20,000-$24,999 606 4.29%
$25,000-$29,999 627 4.44%
$30,000-$34,999 694 4.91%
$35,000-$39,999 727 5.14%
$40,000-$44,999 723 5.12%
$45,000-$49,999 520 3.68%
$50,000-$59,999 882 6.24%
$60,000-$74,999 1,472 10.41%
$75,000-$99,999 1,762 12.47%
$100,000-$124,999 993 7.03%
$125,000-$149,999 661 4.68%
$150,000-$199,999 706 5.00%
$200,000 or more 1,163 8.23%

Household Type for the 02138 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 6,661 46.97%
 Family, 2 people 3,115 21.96%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 1,673 11.80%
 Family, 3 people 1,155 8.14%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 277 1.95%
 Family, 4 people 802 5.66%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 122 0.86%
 Family, 5 people 257 1.81%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 20 0.14%
 Family, 6 people 50 0.35%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 11 0.08%
 Family, 7 or more people 22 0.16%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 17 0.12%

Household Income Type for the 02138 Zip Code

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 11,842 29.70%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 8,530 21.39%
Public Assistance 161 0.40%
Retirement 1,699 4.26%
Self Employment 2,394 6.00%
Social Security 2,512 6.30%
Supplemental Security 325 0.82%
Wage / Salary 11,306 28.35%
Other 1,108 2.78%

Family Type for the 02138 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 2,704 60.86%
 With children under 18 1,739 39.14%

Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000) for the 02138 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 680 4.44%
 Married 5,643 36.86%
 Never Married 8,768 57.27%
 Widowed 219 1.43%

Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000) for the 02138 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 1,365 7.93%
 Married 5,885 34.18%
 Never Married 9,096 52.83%
 Widowed 873 5.07%



Education Information for the 02138 Zip Code

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Highest Degree Earned (18 or older) for the 02138 Zip Code

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 395 1.23%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 570 1.78%
 High school diploma or equivalent 3,314 10.34%
 Some college, no degree 7,674 23.95%
 Associate degree 730 2.28%
 Bachelors degree 8,173 25.50%
 Graduate or professional degree 11,191 34.92%

Population In School (3 or older) for the 02138 Zip Code

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 41 0.12% 307 0.87% 348 0.98%
Kindergarten 160 0.45% 64 0.18% 224 0.63%
Grades 1-4 593 1.67% 159 0.45% 752 2.12%
Grades 5-8 560 1.58% 201 0.57% 761 2.15%
Grades 9-12 453 1.28% 267 0.75% 720 2.03%
Undergrad college 518 1.46% 7,888 22.28% 8,406 23.74%
Graduate or professional school 265 0.75% 4,658 13.16% 4,923 13.90%
Total 2,590 7.31% 13,544 38.25% 16,134 45.57%



Business Information for the 02138 Zip Code

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Number of Businesses (2003): 1,196


Public Benefits Information for the 02138 Zip Code

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Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999 for the 02138 Zip Code

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 23,708 89.43%
 Below Poverty Level 2,802 10.57%



Immigration & Civil Rights Information for the 02138 Zip Code

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Population By Age for the 02138 Zip Code

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 2,047 5.78%
10-19 Years 4,333 12.24%
20-29 Years 11,966 33.80%
30-39 Years 5,592 15.79%
40-49 Years 3,722 10.51%
50-59 Years 3,437 9.71%
60-69 Years 1,861 5.26%
70-79 Years 1,459 4.12%
80-89 Years 815 2.30%
90+ Years 175 0.49%

Population - Male/Female for the 02138 Zip Code

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 16,879 47.67%
 Female 18,528 52.33%

Population By Ethnicity for the 02138 Zip Code

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 26,028 73.51%
 Asian 4,084 11.53%
 African-American 2,149 6.07%
 Hispanic/Latino 1,966 5.55%
 Multiracial 939 2.65%
 Other Race 138 0.39%
 Amerindian 79 0.22%
 Pacific Islander 24 0.07%

Top Specified Ancestries for the 02138 Zip Code

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. Irish 5,533 16.73%
2. English 4,453 13.46%
3. German 3,285 9.93%
4. Italian 2,758 8.34%
5. Russian 1,829 5.53%
6. Polish 1,415 4.28%
7. Scottish 1,204 3.64%
8. French Non-Basque 1,109 3.35%
9. United States Or American 717 2.17%
10. European 682 2.06%

Top Languages Spoken At Home for the 02138 Zip Code

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 26,503 77.07%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 1,534 4.46%
3. Chinese 1,054 3.07%
4. French 798 2.32%
5. Korean 702 2.04%
6. Russian 400 1.16%
7. Japanese 332 0.97%
8. Italian 319 0.93%
9. German 292 0.85%
10. Portuguese / Portuguese Creole 257 0.75%

Citizen Type for the 02138 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 28,730 80.80%
 Naturalized immigrant 2,198 6.18%
 Not a citizen 4,628 13.02%



Cities for the 02138 Zip Code

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Alphabetical | By Population

Cambridge