02143

  1. Legal Resources for the 02143 Zip Code
  2. Statistics for the 02143 Zip Code
  3. Property/Housing/Real Estate Information for the 02143 Zip Code
  4. Employment Information for the 02143 Zip Code
  5. Family Information for the 02143 Zip Code
  6. Education Information for the 02143 Zip Code
  7. Business Information for the 02143 Zip Code
  8. Public Benefits Information for the 02143 Zip Code
  9. Immigration & Civil Rights Information for the 02143 Zip Code
  10. Cities for the 02143 Zip Code


Legal Resources for the 02143 Zip Code

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Statistics for the 02143 Zip Code

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  • Population (2000): 25,095
  • Land Area (2000): 3.995 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 0.000 square kilometers
  • Local Time(s):
  • Area Code(s): 617
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Houses (2000): 11,371


Employment Information for the 02143 Zip Code

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Employment (2003): 29,391
Payroll (2003) / (1Q 2003): $1,029,372,000 / $250,944,000

Hours Worked Per Week In 1999 for the 02143 Zip Code

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 13,813 61.41%
15-35 hours 2,736 12.16%
1-14 hours 626 2.78%
No regular hours 5,319 23.65%

Time Left For Work for the 02143 Zip Code

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 246 1.67%
5 AM-5:29 AM 215 1.46%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 345 2.34%
6 AM-6:29 AM 587 3.98%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 883 5.98%
7 AM-7:29 AM 1,557 10.55%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 2,305 15.61%
8 AM-8:29 AM 3,068 20.78%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 1,708 11.57%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 1,464 9.92%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 690 4.67%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 294 1.99%
Noon-3:59 PM 662 4.48%
4 PM-11:59 PM 738 5.00%

Length Of Commute In Minutes for the 02143 Zip Code

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 182 1.23%
5-9 902 6.11%
10-14 1,575 10.67%
15-19 2,049 13.88%
20-24 2,178 14.75%
25-29 873 5.91%
30-34 2,982 20.20%
35-39 610 4.13%
40-44 940 6.37%
45-59 1,515 10.26%
60-89 791 5.36%
At least 90 165 1.12%

Length Of Commute In Minutes - Public vs. Private Transportation for the 02143 Zip Code


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 878 5.95% 6,881 46.61%
30-44 1,757 11.90% 2,775 18.80%
45-59 942 6.38% 573 3.88%
At least 60 567 3.84% 389 2.64%

Type Of Commute for the 02143 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 772 5.10%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 1,490 9.84%
 Car / truck / van, solo 6,374 42.10%
 Motorcycle 9 0.06%
 Other 79 0.52%
 Public transportation 4,144 27.37%
 Walked 1,894 12.51%
 Worked at home 377 2.49%



Family Information for the 02143 Zip Code

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Families where both partners work (2000): 1,831
People at same address in 1995: 9,961

Household Income in 1999 for the 02143 Zip Code


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 1,072 9.74%
$10,000-$14,999 701 6.37%
$15,000-$19,999 614 5.58%
$20,000-$24,999 542 4.93%
$25,000-$29,999 587 5.33%
$30,000-$34,999 655 5.95%
$35,000-$39,999 554 5.03%
$40,000-$44,999 768 6.98%
$45,000-$49,999 477 4.33%
$50,000-$59,999 1,010 9.18%
$60,000-$74,999 1,358 12.34%
$75,000-$99,999 1,278 11.61%
$100,000-$124,999 663 6.03%
$125,000-$149,999 405 3.68%
$150,000-$199,999 156 1.42%
$200,000 or more 164 1.49%

Household Type for the 02143 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 3,850 34.91%
 Family, 2 people 2,018 18.30%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 1,727 15.66%
 Family, 3 people 1,050 9.52%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 655 5.94%
 Family, 4 people 784 7.11%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 252 2.28%
 Family, 5 people 364 3.30%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 63 0.57%
 Family, 6 people 135 1.22%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 12 0.11%
 Family, 7 or more people 113 1.02%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 6 0.05%

Household Income Type for the 02143 Zip Code

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 9,218 31.87%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 4,518 15.62%
Public Assistance 215 0.74%
Retirement 1,177 4.07%
Self Employment 1,349 4.66%
Social Security 1,952 6.75%
Supplemental Security 498 1.72%
Wage / Salary 9,003 31.12%
Other 997 3.45%

Family Type for the 02143 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 2,157 63.39%
 With children under 18 1,246 36.61%

Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000) for the 02143 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 525 4.79%
 Married 4,185 38.18%
 Never Married 6,140 56.02%
 Widowed 111 1.01%

Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000) for the 02143 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 920 7.88%
 Married 4,185 35.84%
 Never Married 5,511 47.20%
 Widowed 1,060 9.08%



Education Information for the 02143 Zip Code

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Highest Degree Earned (18 or older) for the 02143 Zip Code

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 1,510 6.82%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 2,062 9.31%
 High school diploma or equivalent 4,332 19.55%
 Some college, no degree 2,804 12.66%
 Associate degree 912 4.12%
 Bachelors degree 6,308 28.47%
 Graduate or professional degree 4,226 19.08%

Population In School (3 or older) for the 02143 Zip Code

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 92 0.37% 158 0.63% 250 1.00%
Kindergarten 134 0.53% 23 0.09% 157 0.63%
Grades 1-4 573 2.28% 59 0.24% 632 2.52%
Grades 5-8 465 1.85% 81 0.32% 546 2.18%
Grades 9-12 717 2.86% 80 0.32% 797 3.18%
Undergrad college 459 1.83% 752 3.00% 1,211 4.83%
Graduate or professional school 306 1.22% 2,215 8.83% 2,521 10.05%
Total 2,746 10.94% 3,368 13.42% 6,114 24.36%



Business Information for the 02143 Zip Code

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Number of Businesses (2003): 1,674


Public Benefits Information for the 02143 Zip Code

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Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999 for the 02143 Zip Code

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 21,998 88.53%
 Below Poverty Level 2,850 11.47%



Immigration & Civil Rights Information for the 02143 Zip Code

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Population By Age for the 02143 Zip Code

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 1,813 7.22%
10-19 Years 1,667 6.64%
20-29 Years 7,716 30.75%
30-39 Years 5,390 21.48%
40-49 Years 2,976 11.86%
50-59 Years 1,996 7.95%
60-69 Years 1,393 5.55%
70-79 Years 1,272 5.07%
80-89 Years 701 2.79%
90+ Years 171 0.68%

Population - Male/Female for the 02143 Zip Code

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 12,350 49.21%
 Female 12,745 50.79%

Population By Ethnicity for the 02143 Zip Code

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 18,738 74.67%
 Asian 1,940 7.73%
 Hispanic/Latino 1,767 7.04%
 African-American 1,279 5.10%
 Multiracial 874 3.48%
 Other Race 431 1.72%
 Amerindian 46 0.18%
 Pacific Islander 20 0.08%

Top Specified Ancestries for the 02143 Zip Code

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. Irish 4,757 20.19%
2. Italian 3,046 12.93%
3. Portuguese 2,603 11.05%
4. English 1,766 7.50%
5. German 1,687 7.16%
6. Brazilian 1,278 5.42%
7. French Non-Basque 800 3.40%
8. Polish 748 3.18%
9. Russian 528 2.24%
10. French Canadian 516 2.19%

Top Languages Spoken At Home for the 02143 Zip Code

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 15,784 65.34%
2. Portuguese / Portuguese Creole 3,181 13.17%
3. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 1,342 5.56%
4. Chinese 706 2.92%
5. Italian 486 2.01%
6. French 454 1.88%
7. French Creole 392 1.62%
8. Hindi 243 1.01%
9. Other Indic 217 0.90%
10. Other Asian 214 0.89%

Citizen Type for the 02143 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 17,668 70.29%
 Naturalized immigrant 2,524 10.04%
 Not a citizen 4,943 19.67%



Cities for the 02143 Zip Code

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Alphabetical | By Population

Somerville