02461

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  2. Statistics for the 02461 Zip Code
  3. Property/Housing/Real Estate Information for the 02461 Zip Code
  4. Employment Information for the 02461 Zip Code
  5. Family Information for the 02461 Zip Code
  6. Education Information for the 02461 Zip Code
  7. Business Information for the 02461 Zip Code
  8. Public Benefits Information for the 02461 Zip Code
  9. Immigration & Civil Rights Information for the 02461 Zip Code
  10. Cities for the 02461 Zip Code


Legal Resources for the 02461 Zip Code

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Statistics for the 02461 Zip Code

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  • Population (2000): 6,344
  • Land Area (2000): 3.243 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 0.000 square kilometers
  • Local Time(s):
  • Area Code(s): 617
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Houses (2000): 2,468


Employment Information for the 02461 Zip Code

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Employment (2003): 6,150
Payroll (2003) / (1Q 2003): $231,945,000 / $53,328,000

Hours Worked Per Week In 1999 for the 02461 Zip Code

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 3,149 62.63%
15-35 hours 560 11.14%
1-14 hours 237 4.71%
No regular hours 1,082 21.52%

Time Left For Work for the 02461 Zip Code

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 27 0.83%
5 AM-5:29 AM 18 0.55%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 47 1.44%
6 AM-6:29 AM 153 4.68%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 154 4.71%
7 AM-7:29 AM 405 12.38%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 714 21.83%
8 AM-8:29 AM 766 23.42%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 386 11.80%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 260 7.95%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 59 1.80%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 70 2.14%
Noon-3:59 PM 144 4.40%
4 PM-11:59 PM 68 2.08%

Length Of Commute In Minutes for the 02461 Zip Code

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 36 1.10%
5-9 200 6.11%
10-14 284 8.68%
15-19 381 11.65%
20-24 427 13.05%
25-29 304 9.29%
30-34 582 17.79%
35-39 110 3.36%
40-44 251 7.67%
45-59 475 14.52%
60-89 152 4.65%
At least 90 69 2.11%

Length Of Commute In Minutes - Public vs. Private Transportation for the 02461 Zip Code


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 58 1.77% 1,574 48.12%
30-44 176 5.38% 767 23.45%
45-59 239 7.31% 236 7.21%
At least 60 119 3.64% 102 3.12%

Type Of Commute for the 02461 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 7 0.20%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 225 6.30%
 Car / truck / van, solo 2,297 64.27%
 Motorcycle 0 0.00%
 Other 41 1.15%
 Public transportation 592 16.56%
 Walked 109 3.05%
 Worked at home 303 8.48%



Family Information for the 02461 Zip Code

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Families where both partners work (2000): 1,031
People at same address in 1995: 3,758

Household Income in 1999 for the 02461 Zip Code


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 78 3.25%
$10,000-$14,999 91 3.79%
$15,000-$19,999 30 1.25%
$20,000-$24,999 57 2.37%
$25,000-$29,999 41 1.71%
$30,000-$34,999 41 1.71%
$35,000-$39,999 82 3.41%
$40,000-$44,999 59 2.46%
$45,000-$49,999 38 1.58%
$50,000-$59,999 147 6.12%
$60,000-$74,999 239 9.95%
$75,000-$99,999 330 13.73%
$100,000-$124,999 255 10.61%
$125,000-$149,999 295 12.28%
$150,000-$199,999 294 12.23%
$200,000 or more 326 13.57%

Household Type for the 02461 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 493 20.36%
 Family, 2 people 721 29.78%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 122 5.04%
 Family, 3 people 402 16.60%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 43 1.78%
 Family, 4 people 433 17.89%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 14 0.58%
 Family, 5 people 137 5.66%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 1 0.04%
 Family, 6 people 43 1.78%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 2 0.08%
 Family, 7 or more people 10 0.41%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 0 0.00%

Household Income Type for the 02461 Zip Code

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 2,142 28.17%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 1,667 21.92%
Public Assistance 25 0.33%
Retirement 301 3.96%
Self Employment 677 8.90%
Social Security 522 6.86%
Supplemental Security 53 0.70%
Wage / Salary 2,016 26.51%
Other 202 2.66%

Family Type for the 02461 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 858 52.80%
 With children under 18 767 47.20%

Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000) for the 02461 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 95 3.93%
 Married 1,733 71.76%
 Never Married 537 22.24%
 Widowed 50 2.07%

Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000) for the 02461 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 236 8.73%
 Married 1,683 62.29%
 Never Married 643 23.80%
 Widowed 140 5.18%



Education Information for the 02461 Zip Code

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Highest Degree Earned (18 or older) for the 02461 Zip Code

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 83 1.71%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 176 3.63%
 High school diploma or equivalent 575 11.87%
 Some college, no degree 459 9.48%
 Associate degree 138 2.85%
 Bachelors degree 1,384 28.58%
 Graduate or professional degree 2,028 41.87%

Population In School (3 or older) for the 02461 Zip Code

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 90 1.42% 86 1.36% 176 2.77%
Kindergarten 65 1.02% 18 0.28% 83 1.31%
Grades 1-4 326 5.14% 14 0.22% 340 5.36%
Grades 5-8 296 4.67% 32 0.50% 328 5.17%
Grades 9-12 336 5.30% 56 0.88% 392 6.18%
Undergrad college 64 1.01% 89 1.40% 153 2.41%
Graduate or professional school 7 0.11% 158 2.49% 165 2.60%
Total 1,184 18.66% 453 7.14% 1,637 25.80%



Business Information for the 02461 Zip Code

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Number of Businesses (2003): 696


Public Benefits Information for the 02461 Zip Code

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Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999 for the 02461 Zip Code

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 6,046 95.09%
 Below Poverty Level 312 4.91%



Immigration & Civil Rights Information for the 02461 Zip Code

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Population By Age for the 02461 Zip Code

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 833 13.13%
10-19 Years 767 12.09%
20-29 Years 567 8.94%
30-39 Years 909 14.33%
40-49 Years 1,115 17.58%
50-59 Years 1,033 16.28%
60-69 Years 462 7.28%
70-79 Years 419 6.60%
80-89 Years 212 3.34%
90+ Years 27 0.43%

Population - Male/Female for the 02461 Zip Code

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 2,910 45.87%
 Female 3,434 54.13%

Population By Ethnicity for the 02461 Zip Code

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 5,326 83.95%
 Asian 650 10.25%
 Hispanic/Latino 163 2.57%
 African-American 95 1.50%
 Multiracial 86 1.36%
 Other Race 15 0.24%
 Amerindian 5 0.08%
 Pacific Islander 4 0.06%

Top Specified Ancestries for the 02461 Zip Code

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. Irish 860 14.92%
2. Russian 695 12.05%
3. English 631 10.94%
4. Italian 630 10.93%
5. German 446 7.73%
6. United States Or American 321 5.57%
7. Polish 238 4.13%
8. French Non-Basque 173 3.00%
9. Greek 164 2.84%
10. Eastern European 130 2.25%

Top Languages Spoken At Home for the 02461 Zip Code

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 4,500 75.41%
2. Chinese 428 7.17%
3. Russian 244 4.09%
4. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 209 3.50%
5. Italian 74 1.24%
6. Greek 61 1.02%
7. French 52 0.87%
8. Persian 51 0.85%
9. Hebrew 35 0.59%
10. Vietnamese 33 0.55%

Citizen Type for the 02461 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 5,139 80.78%
 Naturalized immigrant 766 12.04%
 Not a citizen 457 7.18%



Cities for the 02461 Zip Code

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Newton Highlands