South Hamilton, MA 01982 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 01982: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
South Hamilton, MA 01982

Acceptable Alternative
S Hamilton, MA 01982

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 209
  • Single Family Addresses: 2,508
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 252
  • County: Essex County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.62, Longitude -70.862
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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South Hamilton, MA 01982 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 8,095
Population in Households 7,935
Population in Familes 7,150
Population in Group Qrtrs 160
Population Density1 543
Diversity Index2 21


Total Households 2,825
Average Household Size 2.81
Family Households 2,263
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 3,033 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,302 (75.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 523 (17.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 208 ( 6.9%)
Median Home Value $480,276
Average Home Value $565,052


Median Household Income $117,919
Average Household Income $141,659
Per Capita Income $49,489
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.61% 0.73%
Households 0.71% 0.77%
Families 0.65% 0.74%
Median Household Income   3.82%
Per Capita Income   3.25%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


South Hamilton, MA 01982 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 01982 to the other 510 ZIP Codes in Massachusetts by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 279 45th
Population Density1 # 308 40th
Diversity Index2 # 245 52nd
Median Household Income # 43 92nd
Per Capita Income # 87 83rd

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