02142

  1. Legal Resources for the 02142 Zip Code
  2. Statistics for the 02142 Zip Code
  3. Property/Housing/Real Estate Information for the 02142 Zip Code
  4. Employment Information for the 02142 Zip Code
  5. Family Information for the 02142 Zip Code
  6. Education Information for the 02142 Zip Code
  7. Business Information for the 02142 Zip Code
  8. Public Benefits Information for the 02142 Zip Code
  9. Immigration & Civil Rights Information for the 02142 Zip Code
  10. Cities for the 02142 Zip Code


Legal Resources for the 02142 Zip Code

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Statistics for the 02142 Zip Code

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  • Population (2000): 2,258
  • Land Area (2000): 1.027 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 0.634 square kilometers
  • Local Time(s):
  • Area Code(s): 508, 617, 781, 857, 978
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Houses (2000): 999


Employment Information for the 02142 Zip Code

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Employment (2003): 27,366
Payroll (2003) / (1Q 2003): $2,201,240,000 / $548,898,000

Hours Worked Per Week In 1999 for the 02142 Zip Code

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 966 49.90%
15-35 hours 447 23.09%
1-14 hours 170 8.78%
No regular hours 353 18.23%

Time Left For Work for the 02142 Zip Code

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 23 2.13%
5 AM-5:29 AM 11 1.02%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 21 1.94%
6 AM-6:29 AM 5 0.46%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 13 1.20%
7 AM-7:29 AM 58 5.37%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 100 9.26%
8 AM-8:29 AM 123 11.39%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 124 11.48%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 276 25.56%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 55 5.09%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 50 4.63%
Noon-3:59 PM 127 11.76%
4 PM-11:59 PM 94 8.70%

Length Of Commute In Minutes for the 02142 Zip Code

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 111 10.28%
5-9 289 26.76%
10-14 220 20.37%
15-19 160 14.81%
20-24 53 4.91%
25-29 16 1.48%
30-34 123 11.39%
35-39 26 2.41%
40-44 0 0.00%
45-59 46 4.26%
60-89 17 1.57%
At least 90 19 1.76%

Length Of Commute In Minutes - Public vs. Private Transportation for the 02142 Zip Code


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 25 2.31% 824 76.30%
30-44 95 8.80% 54 5.00%
45-59 7 0.65% 39 3.61%
At least 60 0 0.00% 36 3.33%

Type Of Commute for the 02142 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 14 1.24%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 5 0.44%
 Car / truck / van, solo 204 18.04%
 Motorcycle 0 0.00%
 Other 40 3.54%
 Public transportation 127 11.23%
 Walked 690 61.01%
 Worked at home 51 4.51%



Family Information for the 02142 Zip Code

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Families where both partners work (2000): 124
People at same address in 1995: 321

Household Income in 1999 for the 02142 Zip Code


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 104 13.03%
$10,000-$14,999 15 1.88%
$15,000-$19,999 10 1.25%
$20,000-$24,999 40 5.01%
$25,000-$29,999 20 2.51%
$30,000-$34,999 50 6.27%
$35,000-$39,999 67 8.40%
$40,000-$44,999 26 3.26%
$45,000-$49,999 37 4.64%
$50,000-$59,999 46 5.76%
$60,000-$74,999 83 10.40%
$75,000-$99,999 51 6.39%
$100,000-$124,999 84 10.53%
$125,000-$149,999 36 4.51%
$150,000-$199,999 40 5.01%
$200,000 or more 89 11.15%

Household Type for the 02142 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 392 42.79%
 Family, 2 people 297 32.42%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 116 12.66%
 Family, 3 people 60 6.55%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 15 1.64%
 Family, 4 people 25 2.73%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 1 0.11%
 Family, 5 people 9 0.98%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 0 0.00%
 Family, 6 people 1 0.11%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 0 0.00%
 Family, 7 or more people 0 0.00%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 0 0.00%

Household Income Type for the 02142 Zip Code

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 696 31.97%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 449 20.62%
Public Assistance 0 0.00%
Retirement 99 4.55%
Self Employment 90 4.13%
Social Security 107 4.92%
Supplemental Security 0 0.00%
Wage / Salary 679 31.19%
Other 57 2.62%

Family Type for the 02142 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 277 77.81%
 With children under 18 79 22.19%

Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000) for the 02142 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 19 2.03%
 Married 389 41.47%
 Never Married 530 56.50%
 Widowed 0 0.00%

Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000) for the 02142 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 37 3.71%
 Married 376 37.68%
 Never Married 553 55.41%
 Widowed 32 3.21%



Education Information for the 02142 Zip Code

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Highest Degree Earned (18 or older) for the 02142 Zip Code

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 0 0.00%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 9 0.47%
 High school diploma or equivalent 92 4.79%
 Some college, no degree 580 30.22%
 Associate degree 36 1.88%
 Bachelors degree 510 26.58%
 Graduate or professional degree 692 36.06%

Population In School (3 or older) for the 02142 Zip Code

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 0 0.00% 23 1.02% 23 1.02%
Kindergarten 0 0.00% 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
Grades 1-4 0 0.00% 5 0.22% 5 0.22%
Grades 5-8 0 0.00% 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
Grades 9-12 0 0.00% 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
Undergrad college 58 2.57% 614 27.19% 672 29.76%
Graduate or professional school 33 1.46% 352 15.59% 385 17.05%
Total 91 4.03% 994 44.02% 1,085 48.05%



Business Information for the 02142 Zip Code

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Number of Businesses (2003): 696


Public Benefits Information for the 02142 Zip Code

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Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999 for the 02142 Zip Code

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 1,174 82.21%
 Below Poverty Level 254 17.79%



Immigration & Civil Rights Information for the 02142 Zip Code

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Population By Age for the 02142 Zip Code

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 114 5.05%
10-19 Years 298 13.20%
20-29 Years 1,040 46.06%
30-39 Years 329 14.57%
40-49 Years 135 5.98%
50-59 Years 119 5.27%
60-69 Years 106 4.69%
70-79 Years 78 3.45%
80-89 Years 35 1.55%
90+ Years 4 0.18%

Population - Male/Female for the 02142 Zip Code

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 1,210 53.59%
 Female 1,048 46.41%

Population By Ethnicity for the 02142 Zip Code

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 1,376 60.94%
 Asian 594 26.31%
 Hispanic/Latino 142 6.29%
 Multiracial 73 3.23%
 African-American 54 2.39%
 Other Race 12 0.53%
 Amerindian 6 0.27%
 Pacific Islander 1 0.04%

Top Specified Ancestries for the 02142 Zip Code

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. German 290 15.57%
2. Irish 244 13.10%
3. English 209 11.22%
4. Russian 146 7.84%
5. Scottish 96 5.15%
6. Italian 95 5.10%
7. Polish 72 3.86%
8. Arab / Arabic 59 3.17%
9. French Non-Basque 54 2.90%
10. Greek 54 2.90%

Top Languages Spoken At Home for the 02142 Zip Code

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 1,200 61.89%
2. Chinese 165 8.51%
3. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 105 5.42%
4. Japanese 77 3.97%
5. Korean 71 3.66%
6. Arabic 59 3.04%
7. Russian 35 1.81%
8. Other Slavic 33 1.70%
9. Other Pacific Island 24 1.24%
10. Greek 23 1.19%

Citizen Type for the 02142 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 1,337 64.75%
 Naturalized immigrant 141 6.83%
 Not a citizen 587 28.43%



Cities for the 02142 Zip Code

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Alphabetical | By Population

Cambridge