02176

  1. Legal Resources for the 02176 Zip Code
  2. Statistics for the 02176 Zip Code
  3. Property/Housing/Real Estate Information for the 02176 Zip Code
  4. Employment Information for the 02176 Zip Code
  5. Family Information for the 02176 Zip Code
  6. Education Information for the 02176 Zip Code
  7. Business Information for the 02176 Zip Code
  8. Public Benefits Information for the 02176 Zip Code
  9. Immigration & Civil Rights Information for the 02176 Zip Code
  10. Cities for the 02176 Zip Code


Legal Resources for the 02176 Zip Code

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Statistics for the 02176 Zip Code

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  • Population (2000): 27,134
  • Land Area (2000): 12.159 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 0.144 square kilometers
  • Local Time(s):
  • Area Code(s): 781
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Houses (2000): 11,248


Employment Information for the 02176 Zip Code

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Employment (2003): 5,344
Payroll (2003) / (1Q 2003): $170,553,000 / $39,045,000

Hours Worked Per Week In 1999 for the 02176 Zip Code

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 12,198 56.09%
15-35 hours 3,004 13.81%
1-14 hours 809 3.72%
No regular hours 5,736 26.38%

Time Left For Work for the 02176 Zip Code

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 281 1.99%
5 AM-5:29 AM 140 0.99%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 399 2.83%
6 AM-6:29 AM 1,044 7.40%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 1,713 12.14%
7 AM-7:29 AM 2,316 16.41%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 2,603 18.44%
8 AM-8:29 AM 2,105 14.91%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 817 5.79%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 727 5.15%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 221 1.57%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 247 1.75%
Noon-3:59 PM 847 6.00%
4 PM-11:59 PM 655 4.64%

Length Of Commute In Minutes for the 02176 Zip Code

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 274 1.94%
5-9 1,131 8.01%
10-14 1,550 10.98%
15-19 1,649 11.68%
20-24 1,872 13.26%
25-29 677 4.80%
30-34 2,550 18.07%
35-39 681 4.82%
40-44 949 6.72%
45-59 1,797 12.73%
60-89 745 5.28%
At least 90 240 1.70%

Length Of Commute In Minutes - Public vs. Private Transportation for the 02176 Zip Code


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 238 1.69% 6,915 48.99%
30-44 932 6.60% 3,248 23.01%
45-59 657 4.65% 1,140 8.08%
At least 60 306 2.17% 679 4.81%

Type Of Commute for the 02176 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 22 0.15%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 1,150 7.92%
 Car / truck / van, solo 10,265 70.68%
 Motorcycle 13 0.09%
 Other 52 0.36%
 Public transportation 2,133 14.69%
 Walked 480 3.30%
 Worked at home 409 2.82%



Family Information for the 02176 Zip Code

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Families where both partners work (2000): 3,633
People at same address in 1995: 16,887

Household Income in 1999 for the 02176 Zip Code


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 673 6.13%
$10,000-$14,999 469 4.27%
$15,000-$19,999 515 4.69%
$20,000-$24,999 369 3.36%
$25,000-$29,999 503 4.58%
$30,000-$34,999 372 3.39%
$35,000-$39,999 333 3.04%
$40,000-$44,999 514 4.69%
$45,000-$49,999 539 4.91%
$50,000-$59,999 918 8.37%
$60,000-$74,999 1,347 12.28%
$75,000-$99,999 1,858 16.94%
$100,000-$124,999 1,112 10.14%
$125,000-$149,999 550 5.01%
$150,000-$199,999 532 4.85%
$200,000 or more 367 3.35%

Household Type for the 02176 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 3,260 29.68%
 Family, 2 people 2,891 26.32%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 537 4.89%
 Family, 3 people 1,721 15.67%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 51 0.46%
 Family, 4 people 1,604 14.61%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 13 0.12%
 Family, 5 people 645 5.87%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 3 0.03%
 Family, 6 people 186 1.69%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 3 0.03%
 Family, 7 or more people 61 0.56%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 7 0.06%

Household Income Type for the 02176 Zip Code

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 8,796 28.21%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 5,294 16.98%
Public Assistance 179 0.57%
Retirement 2,227 7.14%
Self Employment 1,170 3.75%
Social Security 3,313 10.63%
Supplemental Security 394 1.26%
Wage / Salary 8,561 27.46%
Other 1,247 4.00%

Family Type for the 02176 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 3,273 54.42%
 With children under 18 2,741 45.58%

Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000) for the 02176 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 497 4.81%
 Married 6,346 61.45%
 Never Married 3,201 31.00%
 Widowed 283 2.74%

Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000) for the 02176 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 1,029 8.74%
 Married 6,441 54.70%
 Never Married 2,942 24.99%
 Widowed 1,363 11.58%



Education Information for the 02176 Zip Code

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Highest Degree Earned (18 or older) for the 02176 Zip Code

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 450 2.13%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 1,465 6.92%
 High school diploma or equivalent 5,128 24.23%
 Some college, no degree 4,439 20.98%
 Associate degree 1,514 7.15%
 Bachelors degree 5,195 24.55%
 Graduate or professional degree 2,972 14.04%

Population In School (3 or older) for the 02176 Zip Code

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 324 1.19% 315 1.16% 639 2.35%
Kindergarten 247 0.91% 63 0.23% 310 1.14%
Grades 1-4 1,117 4.12% 115 0.42% 1,232 4.54%
Grades 5-8 1,139 4.20% 160 0.59% 1,299 4.79%
Grades 9-12 1,132 4.17% 213 0.78% 1,345 4.96%
Undergrad college 603 2.22% 359 1.32% 962 3.55%
Graduate or professional school 126 0.46% 315 1.16% 441 1.63%
Total 4,688 17.28% 1,540 5.68% 6,228 22.95%



Business Information for the 02176 Zip Code

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Number of Businesses (2003): 514


Public Benefits Information for the 02176 Zip Code

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Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999 for the 02176 Zip Code

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 25,895 96.65%
 Below Poverty Level 897 3.35%



Immigration & Civil Rights Information for the 02176 Zip Code

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Population By Age for the 02176 Zip Code

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 3,432 12.65%
10-19 Years 2,947 10.86%
20-29 Years 2,692 9.92%
30-39 Years 4,767 17.57%
40-49 Years 4,356 16.05%
50-59 Years 3,481 12.83%
60-69 Years 2,055 7.57%
70-79 Years 2,008 7.40%
80-89 Years 1,110 4.09%
90+ Years 286 1.05%

Population - Male/Female for the 02176 Zip Code

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 12,757 47.01%
 Female 14,377 52.99%

Population By Ethnicity for the 02176 Zip Code

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 25,640 94.49%
 Asian 545 2.01%
 Multiracial 346 1.28%
 Hispanic/Latino 283 1.04%
 African-American 246 0.91%
 Other Race 46 0.17%
 Amerindian 23 0.08%
 Pacific Islander 5 0.02%

Top Specified Ancestries for the 02176 Zip Code

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. Irish 9,588 30.66%
2. Italian 6,090 19.47%
3. English 3,563 11.39%
4. German 1,516 4.85%
5. French Non-Basque 1,315 4.20%
6. French Canadian 1,038 3.32%
7. United States Or American 996 3.18%
8. Scotch Irish 884 2.83%
9. Scottish 865 2.77%
10. Polish 838 2.68%

Top Languages Spoken At Home for the 02176 Zip Code

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 23,245 91.88%
2. Italian 381 1.51%
3. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 280 1.11%
4. French 277 1.09%
5. Chinese 172 0.68%
6. Greek 118 0.47%
7. Other Indo European 116 0.46%
8. Russian 108 0.43%
9. German 73 0.29%
10. Vietnamese 65 0.26%

Citizen Type for the 02176 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 25,487 93.93%
 Naturalized immigrant 934 3.44%
 Not a citizen 713 2.63%



Cities for the 02176 Zip Code

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Alphabetical | By Population

Melrose