02140

  1. Legal Resources for the 02140 Zip Code
  2. Statistics for the 02140 Zip Code
  3. Property/Housing/Real Estate Information for the 02140 Zip Code
  4. Employment Information for the 02140 Zip Code
  5. Family Information for the 02140 Zip Code
  6. Education Information for the 02140 Zip Code
  7. Business Information for the 02140 Zip Code
  8. Public Benefits Information for the 02140 Zip Code
  9. Immigration & Civil Rights Information for the 02140 Zip Code
  10. Cities for the 02140 Zip Code


Legal Resources for the 02140 Zip Code

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Statistics for the 02140 Zip Code

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  • Population (2000): 17,003
  • Land Area (2000): 2.963 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 0.012 square kilometers
  • Local Time(s):
  • Area Code(s): 617
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Houses (2000): 8,084


Employment Information for the 02140 Zip Code

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Employment (2003): 28,156
Payroll (2003) / (1Q 2003): $1,433,292,000 / $374,100,000

Hours Worked Per Week In 1999 for the 02140 Zip Code

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 8,687 61.54%
15-35 hours 1,767 12.52%
1-14 hours 392 2.78%
No regular hours 3,270 23.17%

Time Left For Work for the 02140 Zip Code

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 94 1.07%
5 AM-5:29 AM 100 1.13%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 161 1.83%
6 AM-6:29 AM 246 2.79%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 469 5.32%
7 AM-7:29 AM 900 10.21%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 1,304 14.79%
8 AM-8:29 AM 1,870 21.22%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 1,222 13.86%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 1,119 12.70%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 403 4.57%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 110 1.25%
Noon-3:59 PM 452 5.13%
4 PM-11:59 PM 364 4.13%

Length Of Commute In Minutes for the 02140 Zip Code

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 83 0.94%
5-9 314 3.56%
10-14 760 8.62%
15-19 1,174 13.32%
20-24 1,438 16.31%
25-29 627 7.11%
30-34 1,987 22.54%
35-39 387 4.39%
40-44 598 6.78%
45-59 992 11.25%
60-89 303 3.44%
At least 90 151 1.71%

Length Of Commute In Minutes - Public vs. Private Transportation for the 02140 Zip Code


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 744 8.44% 3,652 41.43%
30-44 1,440 16.34% 1,532 17.38%
45-59 598 6.78% 394 4.47%
At least 60 233 2.64% 221 2.51%

Type Of Commute for the 02140 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 313 3.38%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 647 6.99%
 Car / truck / van, solo 3,964 42.84%
 Motorcycle 6 0.06%
 Other 71 0.77%
 Public transportation 3,015 32.58%
 Walked 798 8.62%
 Worked at home 440 4.75%



Family Information for the 02140 Zip Code

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Families where both partners work (2000): 1,377
People at same address in 1995: 7,818

Household Income in 1999 for the 02140 Zip Code


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 563 7.24%
$10,000-$14,999 494 6.35%
$15,000-$19,999 488 6.27%
$20,000-$24,999 479 6.16%
$25,000-$29,999 466 5.99%
$30,000-$34,999 357 4.59%
$35,000-$39,999 287 3.69%
$40,000-$44,999 409 5.26%
$45,000-$49,999 294 3.78%
$50,000-$59,999 660 8.49%
$60,000-$74,999 769 9.89%
$75,000-$99,999 909 11.69%
$100,000-$124,999 494 6.35%
$125,000-$149,999 317 4.08%
$150,000-$199,999 396 5.09%
$200,000 or more 396 5.09%

Household Type for the 02140 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 3,026 38.65%
 Family, 2 people 1,609 20.55%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 881 11.25%
 Family, 3 people 946 12.08%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 212 2.71%
 Family, 4 people 659 8.42%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 62 0.79%
 Family, 5 people 250 3.19%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 18 0.23%
 Family, 6 people 102 1.30%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 3 0.04%
 Family, 7 or more people 58 0.74%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 3 0.04%

Household Income Type for the 02140 Zip Code

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 6,578 30.30%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 3,969 18.28%
Public Assistance 126 0.58%
Retirement 927 4.27%
Self Employment 1,283 5.91%
Social Security 1,491 6.87%
Supplemental Security 295 1.36%
Wage / Salary 6,324 29.13%
Other 715 3.29%

Family Type for the 02140 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 1,335 52.83%
 With children under 18 1,192 47.17%

Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000) for the 02140 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 550 8.58%
 Married 2,951 46.04%
 Never Married 2,765 43.14%
 Widowed 144 2.25%

Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000) for the 02140 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 849 10.79%
 Married 3,062 38.93%
 Never Married 3,272 41.60%
 Widowed 682 8.67%



Education Information for the 02140 Zip Code

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Highest Degree Earned (18 or older) for the 02140 Zip Code

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 609 4.40%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 1,118 8.08%
 High school diploma or equivalent 2,025 14.63%
 Some college, no degree 1,388 10.03%
 Associate degree 471 3.40%
 Bachelors degree 3,770 27.23%
 Graduate or professional degree 4,464 32.24%

Population In School (3 or older) for the 02140 Zip Code

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 101 0.59% 184 1.08% 285 1.68%
Kindergarten 170 1.00% 61 0.36% 231 1.36%
Grades 1-4 564 3.32% 139 0.82% 703 4.13%
Grades 5-8 459 2.70% 148 0.87% 607 3.57%
Grades 9-12 671 3.95% 79 0.46% 750 4.41%
Undergrad college 438 2.58% 337 1.98% 775 4.56%
Graduate or professional school 112 0.66% 958 5.63% 1,070 6.29%
Total 2,515 14.79% 1,906 11.21% 4,421 26.00%



Business Information for the 02140 Zip Code

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Number of Businesses (2003): 1,876


Public Benefits Information for the 02140 Zip Code

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Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999 for the 02140 Zip Code

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 15,300 91.50%
 Below Poverty Level 1,422 8.50%



Immigration & Civil Rights Information for the 02140 Zip Code

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Population By Age for the 02140 Zip Code

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 1,771 10.42%
10-19 Years 1,564 9.20%
20-29 Years 3,406 20.03%
30-39 Years 3,401 20.00%
40-49 Years 2,572 15.13%
50-59 Years 1,877 11.04%
60-69 Years 988 5.81%
70-79 Years 864 5.08%
80-89 Years 458 2.69%
90+ Years 102 0.60%

Population - Male/Female for the 02140 Zip Code

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 7,816 45.97%
 Female 9,187 54.03%

Population By Ethnicity for the 02140 Zip Code

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 10,701 62.94%
 African-American 2,798 16.46%
 Asian 1,889 11.11%
 Hispanic/Latino 897 5.28%
 Multiracial 586 3.45%
 Other Race 96 0.56%
 Amerindian 26 0.15%
 Pacific Islander 10 0.06%

Top Specified Ancestries for the 02140 Zip Code

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. Irish 2,401 16.18%
2. English 1,461 9.85%
3. Haitian 1,302 8.77%
4. Italian 1,168 7.87%
5. German 1,128 7.60%
6. Russian 640 4.31%
7. United States Or American 597 4.02%
8. Polish 537 3.62%
9. Scottish 454 3.06%
10. French Non-Basque 432 2.91%

Top Languages Spoken At Home for the 02140 Zip Code

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 11,080 69.49%
2. French Creole 1,188 7.45%
3. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 728 4.57%
4. Chinese 513 3.22%
5. French 357 2.24%
6. Other Indic 327 2.05%
7. African 295 1.85%
8. Japanese 206 1.29%
9. Gujarathi 170 1.07%
10. Korean 132 0.83%

Citizen Type for the 02140 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 12,289 72.95%
 Naturalized immigrant 1,586 9.41%
 Not a citizen 2,971 17.64%



Cities for the 02140 Zip Code

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Alphabetical | By Population

Cambridge